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Historia De Los Judos En Espaa

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Adolfo De Castro


Summary: [muy bien]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 240

The House Of Atreus

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Aeschylus


Summary: [I. A little book of western verse. II. A little book of profitable tales. III. Second book of verse. IV. Poems of childhood. V. The holy cross and other tales. VI. Echoes from the Sabine farm. Translations from Horace VII. The love affairs of a bibliomaniac. VIII. The house an episode in the lives of Reuben Baker astronomer and of his wife Alice. IX. Songs and other verse. X. Second books of]
Genres: [drama | classic | poetryDownloads: 265

Aesop Fables

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Aesop


Summary: [Wonderful! I have been searching high and low. This is like gold.Thank you kindly.]
Genres: [classic | young readersDownloads: 144

The Golden Sayings Of Epictetus

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Epictetus


Excerpts: [... the contrary. Why, what am I?-A wretched human creature with this miserable flesh of mine. Miserable indeed! but you have something better than that ...... weep about to-morrow's food. Slave! if you have it, well and good if not, you will depart: the door is open-why lament? What further room is there for ...... to his will, and whom none can hinder. What then, is freedom madness? ...]
Genres: [classic | reference | non fictionDownloads: 364

Jacobs Room

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Virginia Woolf


Summary: [Jacobs Room is the third novel by Virginia Woolf first published on October 26th 1922. The novel centers in a very ambiguous way around the life story of the protagonist Jacob Flanders and is presented entirely by the impressions other characters have of Jacob except for those times when we do indeed get Jacobs perspective. Thus although it could be said that the book is primarily a character ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 113

Alvira

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A Oreilly


Excerpts: [... worship, and where public justice was administered under canvas, is startled and delighted with the refinement and civilization of his more favored ...... and withered in the heated, feverish air of perverse influences that tainted her gilded home. Sixteen years of sorrow and repentance had passed over ...... names of great men who played their part for a brief hour on the stage of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 303

Bricks Without Straw

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Albion Tourge


Excerpts: [... palace, and that he be forbidden to return, or to speak to any in all the land, save only unto the owl which had been given him, until such time as ...... not only just but necessary. As the labor of recording the voters of a county was no light one, especially as the lists had to be made out in triplicate, ...... as they say, producing rheumatism or something of that kind-so that ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 317

The Odyssey Of Homer Vol 5

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Alexander Pope


Summary: [Includes Cowpers blank verse translation of The battle of the frogs and mice.]
Genres: [classic | poetryDownloads: 249

Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine Complete A

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Anatole Cerfberr


Excerpts: [... are, indeed, who think that philosophy superabounds with Balzac, that the surplus of general hypotheses overflows at times, and that the novels are ...... a Parisian courtesan, under Louis Philippe, at the time when Mme. Fabien du Ronceret commenced her conquests. [Beatrix.]. AURELIE (La ...... The Peasantry.] She and Mme. d'Espard tried to convert Lucien de Rubempre to the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 447

Alexander Bridge

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Willa Cather


Summary: [LC copy formerly owned by Bruce Rogers.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 99

Els Deu Mil

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Xenophon


Summary: [Xenophon (Ancient Greek ??????? Xenoph?n Modern Greek ??????? Ksenofon ?????????? Ksenofontas c. 430 - 354 BC) son of Gryllus of the deme Erchia of Athens also known as Xenophon of Athens was a Greek historian soldier mercenary and a contemporary and admirer of Socrates. He is known for his writings on the history of his own times the 4th century BC preserving the sayings of Socrates and ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 249

A Ride With A Mad Horse In A Freight Car

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W H Murray


Summary: [Alexander Murray (1775 ? 15 April 1813) was a Scottish linguist and professor of Oriental languages in Edinburgh University (1812) Murray was born at Dunkitterick Kirkcudbrightshire and after graduating from Edinburgh University became parish minister of Urr in his native shire. Amongst his works are his editions of Bruces Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile In the Years 1768 1769 1770 ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 235

Afoot In England

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W Hudson


Summary: [W. Hudson Kensel (born June 16 1928) is a western American historian and author. W. Hudson Kensel is professor emeritus from California State University Fresno where he was a former chairman of the Department of History. His early childhood was spent at Pahaska Tepee and Cody Wyoming. He moved to the state of Washington where he completed his education earning a Ph.D. in western United States ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 400

Egyptian Tales 1st Series

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W Flinders Petrie


Excerpts: [... To avoid offence a few little modifications of words have been made but rather than give a false impression by tampering with any of the narrative, ...... author and the reader: the one cannot resent it, the other therefore resents it for both. But what is to be deemed needless entirely depends on the ...... whither he went. And his majesty the king of Upper and Lower Egypt, Nebka, ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 230

In The Border Country

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W Crockett


Excerpts: [... subject of the present book-the Border Country-should set us thinking, not of one holiday, but of many and he who has once tasted the Border's ...... and historical. There is, of course, a narrower sense in which the phrase, the Border Country, is used-the literary. That, however, applies ...... the remains of his Candida Casa, or White House, may still be seen at Whithorn on the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 474

A Roman Lawyer In Jerusalem

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W Story


Summary: [Alfred Thomas Story (1842 ?1934) was an English journalist poet and author of numerous books. He was born in North Cave in the county of York the fourth child in the large family of James Story. His family was an old Durham branch of the Northumbrian Story family. His father a property-owner and keen amateur musician composer and poet died when his son was about ten years of age. He was educated ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 430

All Well That Ends Well

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William Shakespeare


Summary: [Ends and Means (an Enquiry Into the Nature of Ideals and Into the Methods Employed for Their Realization) is a book of essays written by Aldous Huxley. It was published in 1937. The book contains illuminating tracts on war religion nationalism and ethics and was cited as a major influence on Thomas Merton in his autobiography The Seven Storey Mountain.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 368

El Prstamo De La Difunta

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Vicente Blasco Ibez


Excerpts: [... humildes y voces cantoras y dulzonas. Las mujeres iban cubiertas con un largo manto negro, igual al de las chilenas los hombres con un poncho amarillento ...... de hojalata, un antiguo bote de carne en conserva venido de Chicago la Amrica austral para acabar sirviendo de cepillo de limosnas sobre la sepultura ...... contra el salteo porque todas las noches mostraba predileccin en ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 126

The Aeneid

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Virgil


Summary: [very interesting...alot like homers illiad oddessey but i enjoyed this book much much better!!!the only reason i actully read/bought the book was b/c for mi world history class i was trying 2 get ahead of this know-it-all kid in mi class well...it worked...so 4 gread this was a good book]
Genres: [classic | poetryDownloads: 431

The Bucolics And Ecloges

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Virgil


Summary: [Constantin Virgil Banescu (born May 26 1982 in Trgovi?te Romania - died August 12 2009) notable Romanian poet of the 2000 generation also known for his translation activity.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 121
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