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Are Women People

  [english | 1915]  

Alice Duer Miller


Excerpts: [... legislators legislate for nothing. Oh, no they are paid a salary. By whom. By the people. Are women people. Of course, my son, just as much ...... in the midst of such enjoyments, smother. The impulse to extol your sainted mother.. On Not Believing All You Hear. (Women are angels, ...... on the fence, the other much opposed, And my sister lives in Oregon, and thinks the question's ...]
Genres: [humor | poetry | women studiesDownloads: 186

Art Of Poetry An Epistle To The Pisos

  [english | ]  

Horace


Summary: [Compact disc.]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 458

Artemis To Actaeon And Other Verses

  [english | 1909]  

Edith Wharton


Excerpts: [... couldst not look on me and live: so runs. The mortal legend-thou that couldst not live. Nor look on me (so the divine decree). That saw'st ...... a thing. And so to their incurious loves return. Not so with thee for some indeed there are. Who would behold the truth and then return. To ...... us for a cracked hurdy-gurdy Life. Mimicked the hurdy-gurdy, and we passed. We climbed the ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 333

Arthur

  [english | 1864]  

Frederick Furnivall


Summary: [The Best of Arthur C. Clarke: 1937-1971 is a collection of science fiction short stories by Arthur C. Clarke originally published in 1973. The stories written between 1937 and 1971 originally appeared in a number of periodicals including Amateur Science Stories Zenith The Fantast Fantasy Startling Stories Astounding Science Fiction Quarterly Ten Story Fantasy Infinity Science Fiction The Magazine ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 57

Arthurian Chronicles Roman De Brut

  [english | ]  

Wace


Summary: [Bibliography: p. xiii.]
Genres: [myth | history | poetryDownloads: 239

As Saudades Do Bardo Orthodoxo

  [english | 1837]  

Henrique Ernesto Dalmeida Coutinho


Excerpts: [... EBook of As Saudades do Bardo Orthodoxo, by Henrique Ernesto d'Almeida Coutinho. Title: As Saudades do Bardo Orthodoxo. Author: Henrique ...... olhos. Querem piedoso pranto a Natureza. L do fundo das campas inda clama,. Inda mesmo entre cinzas. Sua chamma usual vive inexhausta. Gray,cemiterio ...... prazer todo angelico. Dest' arte. Extremosos se abrao dous amigos,. Que ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 452

As You Like It

  [english | 1599]  

William Shakespeare


Summary: [Sir Thomas More (February 7 1478 - July 6 1535) also Saint Thomas More was an English lawyer social philosopher author statesman and noted Renaissance humanist. He was an important counsellor to Henry VIII of England and for three years toward the end of his life he was Lord Chancellor. He is also recognized as a saint within the Catholic Church and in the Anglican Communion. He was an opponent ...]
Genres: [drama | poetry | audiobookDownloads: 409

Ascension Du Dsir Posie

  [english | 2000]  

Huguette Bertrand


Summary: [A delightful little tale that will specially appeal to anyone who feels alienated from his//her culture.]
Genres: [poetry | post 1930Downloads: 203

Astrophel And Other Poems

  [english | 1904]  

Algernon Charles Swinburne


Excerpts: [... it,. Might love of thee hail thee afar,. Philisides, Astrophel, poet. Whose love was thy star. A star in the moondawn of Maytime,. A star ...... not one with light in the deep green glades. Where summer at noonday slumbers. Is peace not here. The tall thin stems of the firs, and the roof ...... Etna shudders with passion and pain volcanic. That rend her heart as with anguish that ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 378

Atta Troll

  [english | 1913]  

Heinrich Heine


Summary: [German text introduction and notes in English.]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 349

Aucassin And Nicolete

  [english | ]  

Anonymous


Summary: [Aucassin And Nicolette by Anonymous. The story of Love that simple theme with variations _ad libitum_ _ad infinitum_ is never old never stale never out-of-date. And as we sometimes seek rest from the brilliant audacities and complex passions of Wagner or Tschaikowsky in the tender simplicity of some ancient English air so we occasionally turn with relief from the wit and insight and subtlety of ...]
Genres: [poetry | criticismDownloads: 139

Aucassin And Nicolette

  [english | 1908]  

Anonymous


Summary: [Aucassin And Nicolette by Anonymous. The story of Love that simple theme with variations _ad libitum_ _ad infinitum_ is never old never stale never out-of-date. And as we sometimes seek rest from the brilliant audacities and complex passions of Wagner or Tschaikowsky in the tender simplicity of some ancient English air so we occasionally turn with relief from the wit and insight and subtlety of ...]
Genres: [poetry | romanceDownloads: 234

Ausgewhlte Gedichte

  [german | ]  

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing


Excerpts: [... EBook of Ausgewhlte Gedichte, by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. *****. Title: Ausgewhlte Gedichte. Author: Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. Release ...... der Faulheit. Der ber uns. Hans Steffen stieg bei Dmmerung (und kaum. konnt er vor Nschigkeit die Dmmerung erwarten). in seines Edelmannes Garten. und ...... und Hanne konnten kaum. vor Liebesglut die Dmmerung erwarten. und schlichen sich in ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 190

Avril

  [english | 1904]  

Hilaire Belloc


Summary: [Bright April is a 1946 childrens story book written and illustrated by Marguerite de Angeli who later won the Newbery Medal for excellence in American childrens literature for another book 1950s The Door in the Wall. Bright April is a story about a young African-American girl named April who experiences racial prejudice it is also the story of her bright personality and her tenth birthday and the ...]
Genres: [essays | poetryDownloads: 483

Baby Chatterbox

  [english | 1880]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... the angels carried her down in their arms. From the far-away, beautiful blue. Brought her down from the arms of God,. A present to me and to you. So, ...... and making. a good meal of Winny's cake. Do you think he can have flown straight from the. Canary Islands. asked Winny. But George shook his ...... never fade. [Illustration: F]. Found in Fern-leaves,. Which grow in the shade. ...]
Genres: [young readers | poetryDownloads: 392

Babylonian And Assyrian Literature

  [english | 1901]  

Anonymous


Summary: [This is a fascinating work.The author of the translation has created a superb poetical masterpiece.I wonder if the original is as eloquent as the translation.Great translation.I read it several times at gutenberg.org and tears flowed down my eyes:even in those remote days-four thousand years before-that land where my blood relativesthe ancestors lived were invaded by enemy.I would rather call ...]
Genres: [criticism | poetryDownloads: 261

Ballad Book

  [english | 1904]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... barbarous tribes to-day, if we may draw inferences from the sacred character attached to the Muses in the myths of all races, with the old Norsemen, ...... gleeman was glad to purchase his bread by singing his ballads at the ale-house, wearing a fantastic habit, and latterly sinking into a mere crowder ...... they were a' clad out in green,. Though the King o' Scotland had been ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 58

Ballads

  [english | ]  

William Makepeace Thackeray


Summary: [A Collection of Old Ballads is an anonymous book published 1723 - 1725 in three volumes in London by Roberts and Leach. It was the second major collection of British folksongs to be published following Pills To Purge Melancholy (published 1719 - 1720). Ambrose Phillips was once credited as the editor but this has since been challenged. Volume one contained Chevy Chase Queen Eleanors Confession ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 496

Ballads In Blue China

  [english | 1880]  

Andrew Lang


Excerpts: [... of the Voyage to Cythera Ballade of the Summer Term Ballade of the Muse Ballade against the Jesuits Ballade of Dead Cities Ballade of the Royal Game of ...... Mr. Swinburne wrote a serious ballade, but the form, I venture to think, is not 'wholly serious,' of its nature, in modern days and he did not persevere. ...... enclose the grave slabs: a roof of a massive kind has been ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 283

Ballads Lyrics And Poems Of Old France

  [english | 1872]  

Andrew Lang


Excerpts: [... Lyrics, and Poems of Old France. The EBook of Ballads and Lyrics of Old France by Andrew Lang. (#6 in our series by Andrew Lang). *****. Title: ...... are the buds and blooms thereof,. And bitter sorrow is its fruit. Yet, since it was a tender shoot,. So greatly hath its shadow spread,. That ...... the years in vain. Toil after hours that never come again, -. If everything that ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 138
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