Books published in 1593

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Doctrina Christiana

  [english | 1593]  

Anonymous


Summary: [De doctrina Christiana (Christian Doctrine) is a Latin manuscript found in 1823 and attributed to John Milton who died 148 years prior. Since Milton was blind by the time of the works creation this attribution assumes that an amanuensis aided the author. The history and style of Christian Doctrine have created much controversy. Critics have argued about the authority of the text as representative ...]
Genres: [religionDownloads: 58

Venus And Adonis

  [english | 1593]  

William Shakespeare


Summary: [Venus and Adonis is a poem by William Shakespeare written in 1592-93 with a plot based on passages from Ovids Metamorphoses. It is a complex kaleidoscopic work using constantly shifting tone and perspective to present contrasting views of the nature of love.]
Genres: [fiction | poetryDownloads: 334