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Van Peking naar Parijs per auto De Aarde en haar Volken, 1908 [Dutch] By Luigi Barzini
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Prince Luigi Marcantonio Francesco Rodolfo Scipione Borghese,... More > commonly known as Scipione Borghese (11 September 1871, Migliarino – 18 November 1927, Florence) was member of the House of Borghese and an Italian industrialist, politician, explorer, mountain climber and racing driver.He is best known for participating in (and winning) the Peking to Paris race in 1907, accompanied by the journalist Luigi Barzini, Sr. and Ettore Guizardi, the prince's chauffeur, who apparently did most of the driving. Nevertheless, before 1907 he had already become known internationally as a traveller, explorer, diplomat and mountain climber. In 1900 he had finished a journey in Asia from Beirut to the Pacific Ocean. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scipione_Borghese,_10th_Prince_of_Sulmona< Less
La familia de Leon Roch, Tomo 2 [Spanish] By Benito Perez Galdos
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Benito Pérez Galdós (May 10, 1843 – January... More > 4, 1920) was a Spanish realist novelist. Some authorities consider him second only to Cervantes in stature as a Spanish novelist. He was the leading literary figure in 19th century Spain.Galdós was a prolific writer, publishing 31 novels, 46 Episodios Nacionales (National Episodes), 23 plays, and the equivalent of 20 volumes of shorter fiction, journalism and other writings. He remains popular in Spain, and it is considered as equal to Dickens, Balzac and Tolstoy. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benito_P%C3%A9rez_Gald%C3%B3s< Less
Frau Jenny Treibel Roman aus der Berliner Gesellschaft [German] By Theodor Fontane
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Theodor Fontane (German: [ˈtʰeːodoɐ̯... More > fɔnˈtaːnə]; 30 December 1819 – 20 September 1898) was a German novelist and poet, regarded by many as the most important 19th-century German-language realist writer.Fontane was born in Neuruppin, a town 30 miles northwest of Berlin, into a Huguenot family. At the age of sixteen he was apprenticed to an apothecary, his father's profession. He became an apothecary himself, and in 1839, at the age of 20, wrote his first work (Heinrichs IV. erste Liebe, now lost). His further education was in Leipzig where he came into contact with the progressives of the Vormärz. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodor_Fontane< Less
Historia de las Indias (2 de 5) [Spanish] By Bartolome de las Casas
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Bartolomé de las Casas (c. 1484 – 18 July 1566) was... More > a 16th-century Spanish historian, social reformer and Dominican friar. He became the first resident Bishop of Chiapas, and the first officially appointed "Protector of the Indians". His extensive writings, the most famous being A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies and Historia de Las Indias, chronicle the first decades of colonization of the West Indies and focus particularly on the atrocities committed by the colonizers against the indigenous peoples.Arriving as one of the first European settlers in the Americas, he initially participated in, but eventually felt compelled to oppose, the atrocities committed against the Native Americans by the Spanish colonists. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartolom%C3%A9_de_las_Casas< Less
Der Doppelganger [German] By Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky[a]... More > (/ˌdɒstəˈjɛfski, ˌdʌs-/; Russian: Фёдор Миха́йлович Достое́вский; IPA: [ˈfʲɵdər mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ dəstɐˈjɛfskʲɪj] ( listen); 11 November 1821 – 9 February 1881),[b] sometimes transliterated Dostoevsky, was a Russian novelist, short story writer, essayist, journalist and philosopher. Dostoyevsky's literary works explore human psychology in the troubled political, social, and spiritual atmosphere of 19th-century Russia, and engage with a variety of philosophical and religious themes.He began writing in his 20s, and his first novel, Poor Folk, was published in 1846 when he was 25. His major works include Crime and Punishment (1866), The Idiot (1869), Demons (1872) and The Brothers Karamazov (1880). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fyodor_Dostoyevsky< Less
L'oeuvre du divin Aretin Introduction et notes par Guillaume Apollinaire [French] By Pietro Aretino
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Guillaume Apollinaire (French: [ɡijom... More > apɔlinɛʁ]; 26 August 1880 – 9 November 1918) was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic of Polish descent.Apollinaire is considered one of the foremost poets of the early 20th century, as well as one of the most impassioned defenders of Cubism and a forefather of Surrealism. He is credited with coining the term Cubism (1911) to describe the new art movement, the term "Orphism" (1912), and the term "Surrealism" (1917) to describe the works of Erik Satie. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guillaume_Apollinaire< Less
Markens grode, Anden del [Norwegian] By Knut Hamsun
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Knut Hamsun (August 4, 1859 – February 19, 1952) was a... More > Norwegian author, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1920. Hamsun's work spans more than 70 years and shows variation with regard to the subject, perspective and environment. He published more than 20 novels, a collection of poetry, some short stories and plays, a travelogue, and some essays.The young Hamsun objected to realism and naturalism. He argued that the main object of modernist literature should be the intricacies of the human mind, that writers should describe the "whisper of blood, and the pleading of bone marrow". Hamsun is considered the "leader of the Neo-Romantic revolt at the turn of the 20th century", with works such as Hunger (1890), Mysteries (1892), Pan (1894), and Victoria (1898). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knut_Hamsun< Less
The Syndrome of Childhood Memories By Viacheslav Huk
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Vyacheslav Huk was born on the15th August 1974, in Saky, in the Crimea, Ukraine. He obtained his higher philological education at the Simferopol State University and since 2003, he has been a member... More > of the National Union of Writers of Ukraine. Vyacheslav has published six books of poetry and five novels: 'The Syndrome of Childhood Memories' (2008), 'The Myrdal-fisk or Рhilosophy of Northern Solitude' (2009), 'Simpheropol’s Virginia' (2010), 'Gentle Skin or Veronica & Monica' (2010),'The Garden of Galatea' (2015). In 2007 he received an award from the President of Ukraine for young writers for his novel 'The Syndrome of Children Memories'. His novel, 'The Garden of Galatea' was a Ukrainian response to the American novel by Nicole Krauss, 'The History of Lovе'. Recently he learned that in Germany, it is thought that 'The Garden of Galatea' was written in “the language of Galician Jews”.< Less
A Facsimile Reprint of Understanding Originality of the Thinking of the Chinese by Association and Corroboration 联想与印证──对中国思想的重新理解(影印本) By Xuanjun Xie
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This book of Xie Xuanjun's--Understanding Originality of the Thinking of the Chinese by Association and Corroboration--exemplifies how a modern Chinese scholar tries to come to grips with the... More > originality of ancient Chinese thinking by reading and deciphering Chinese mythology and the following ten works:Classics of Poetry,Hong Fan,Yue Ji,Zhou Li,Lao Zi,Sun Zi,Zhuang Zi,Xun Zi,and Han Fei Zi.The book was written between 1977 and 1988, was banned after the June 4th pro-democracy movement in 1989, first printed in 1994 under the pseudonym of Xun Jun(),and is now published in a facsimile reprint.< Less
Gloria (segunda parte) [Spanish] By Eugene Scribe
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Benito Pérez Galdós (May 10, 1843 – January... More > 4, 1920) was a Spanish realist novelist. Some authorities consider him second only to Cervantes in stature as a Spanish novelist. He was the leading literary figure in 19th century Spain.Galdós was a prolific writer, publishing 31 novels, 46 Episodios Nacionales (National Episodes), 23 plays, and the equivalent of 20 volumes of shorter fiction, journalism and other writings. He remains popular in Spain, and it is considered as equal to Dickens, Balzac and Tolstoy. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benito_P%C3%A9rez_Gald%C3%B3s< Less