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Four American Leaders

  [english | 1906]  

Charles Eliot


Excerpts: [... promptly in earning his living. He knew all departments of the business. He was a pressman as well as a compositor. He understood both newspaper and ...... printing, becoming the manager of a small printing office, in which he was the only skilled workman and was expected to teach several green hands. At ...... when he needed it, sufficiently well to enable him to exercise great ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 464

Harvard Classics Volume 28

  [english | ]  

Charles Eliot


Summary: [Charles Eliot Norton (November 16 1827 - October 21 1908) was a leading American author social critic and professor of art. He was a militant idealist a progressive social reformer and a liberal activist whom many of his contemporaries considered the most cultivated man in the United States.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 143

Hinduism And Buddhism An Historical Sketch Vol 3

  [english | ]  

Charles Eliot


Summary: [Charles Eliot Norton (November 16 1827 - October 21 1908) was a leading American author social critic and professor of art. He was a militant idealist a progressive social reformer and a liberal activist whom many of his contemporaries considered the most cultivated man in the United States.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 44

Hinduism And Buddhism Vol I

  [english | ]  

Charles Eliot


Excerpts: [... two principal world theories in ancient India. One, which was systematized as the Vedanta, teaches in its extreme form that the soul and the universal ...... finds that this is the wrong way: tries a more natural method and succeeds: debates whether he shall become a teacher and at first hesitates. These ...... school without an escort of ten thousand children and a hundred ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 122

Prefaces And Prologues To Famous Books

  [english | ]  

Charles Eliot


Summary: [Prefaces And Prologues To Famous Books by Charles W Eliot. Excerpt from the book... _No part of a book is so intimate as the Preface. Here after the long labor of the work is over the author descends from his platform and speaks with his reader as man to man disclosing his hopes and fears seeking sympathy for his difficulties offering defence or defiance according to his temper ]
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