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A House Of Gentlefolk

  [english | 1859]  

Ivan Turgenev

Summary: [v. 1. Rudin.--v. 2. A house of gentlefolk.--v. 3. On the eve.--v. 4. Fathers and children.--v. 5. Smoke.--v. 6-7. Virgin soil.--v. 8-9. A sportsmans sketches.--v. 10. Dream tales and prose poems.--v. 11. The torrents of spring.--v. 12. A Lear of the steppes and other stories.--v. 13. The diary of a superfluous man and other stories.--v. 14. A desperate character and other stories.--v. 15. The]
Genres: [fiction and literature | harvard classicsDownloads: 401

An Inquiry Into The Nature And Causes Of The Wealth Of

  [english | 1776]  

Adam Smith

Summary: [It is a classic and the first of its kind.]
Genres: [politics | banned books | harvard classicsDownloads: 179

Harvard Classics Vol 32

  [english | ]  


Summary: [Harvard Classics Vol 32 New Century Edition With Directlink Technology by Anonymous. This book has DirectLink Technology built into the formatting. This means that we have made it easy for you to navigate the various chapters of this book. Some other versions of this book may not have the DirectLink technology built into them. We can guarantee that if you buy this version of the book it will be ...]
Genres: [criticism | philosophy | harvard classicsDownloads: 296


  [english | ]  


Excerpts: [... kirjastonhoitajana, konttoristina, y. m. perheen toimissa. Eika hanen tilansa ja asemansa ollut alempi tai huonompi kuin vastaavissa toimissa meidan ...... filosofista sivistystansa, yrittaessaan jakaa oppiansa epailematta monille opinhaluisille. Roomasta karkoitettuna han Nikopoliissa sai vapaasti ...... Itse kirjoittamiansa ei han ole, niinkuin jo on sanottu, jattanyt, vaan mita ...]
Genres: [harvard classics | classicDownloads: 435


  [english | ]  

Francis Beaumont And John Fletcher

Summary: [Philaster by Francis Beaumont And John Fletcher. Dion Credit me Gentlemen I wonder at it. They receiv d strict charge from the King to attend here Besides it was boldly published that no Officer should forbid any Gentlemen that desire to attend and hear. ]
Genres: [drama | harvard classicsDownloads: 320

The Agamemnon Of Aeschylus

  [english | ]  


Excerpts: [... ancient blinded vengeance and the wrong that amendeth wrong. Every wrong is justly punished yet, as the world goes, every punishment becomes a new ...... lyrics in Greek tragedy and even of the tragic myths themselves and recent writers have shown how the same idea touches the very heart of the traditional ...... anguish lonely, eddying wide,. Great wings like oars in the waste of ...]
Genres: [poetry | harvard classicsDownloads: 353

The Autobiography Of Ben Franklin

  [english | 1909]  

Benjamin Franklin

Summary: [The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin is the traditional name for the unfinished record of his own life written by Benjamin Franklin from 1771 to 1790 however Franklin himself appears to have called the work his Memoirs. Although it had a tortuous publication history after Franklins death this work has become one of the most famous and influential examples of autobiography ever written. ...]
Genres: [biography | harvard classicsDownloads: 415

The Banner Of The Upright Seven

  [english | 1917]  

Gottfried Keller

Summary: [Gottfried Keller (July 19 1819 ? July 15 1890) a Swiss writer of German literature was best known for his novel Green Henry.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | harvard classicsDownloads: 486

The Bhagavad Gita

  [english | ]  


Summary: [really soul touching]
Genres: [religion | harvard classics | audiobookDownloads: 410

The Harvard Classics Volume 49 Epic And Saga

  [english | 1910]  

Various Authors

Summary: [Annie Adams Fields (June 6 1834 - January 5 1915) was a United States writer.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | harvard classicsDownloads: 310

The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow

  [english | 1820]  

Washington Irving

Summary: [Irving Washington. Rip Van Winkle The legend of Sleepy Hollow.-Hawthorne Nathaniel. The paradise of children The three golden apples The golden touch The pomegranate seeds Circes palace.- Bulfinch Thomas. Cupid and Psyche The golden fleece.- Farrington Margaret Vere. The tournament at Winchester The lady of Shalott.- Kingsley Charles. Perseus.- De la Rame? Louisa. A dog of Flanders.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | ghost stories | harvard classicsDownloads: 408

The Man Without A Country

  [english | 1863]  

Edward Everett Hale

Summary: [Country of My Skull is a 1998 nonfiction book by Antjie Krog primarily about the findings of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). The book is in reality an intersectional interdisciplinary analysis of the Commissions potential and realized effects on post-Apartheid South Africa. The book can be understood as having three main elements: First it is a collection of accounts ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | harvard classicsDownloads: 446