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Why Kafka Is Not Kafkaesque by Paul Johnston

Kafka's stories are famous for their mysterious, somewhat sinister character, but what do they really mean? This short, readable book gives you a chance to explore four of Kafka's best known works and understand better what his writing is all about. Whether you have never read Kafka or rea...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 41 pages / Free from 09 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Telling the Truth: The Theory and Practice of Documentary Fiction by Barbara C. Foley

Barbara Foley here focuses on the relatively neglected genre of documentary fiction: novels that are continually near the borderline between factual and fictive discourse. She links the development of the genre over three centuries to the evolution of capitalism, but her analyses of litera...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: Unknown / Free from 09 August 2020 PDT/PST 

But It's Too Dangerous by S. B. Sheeran

The moment Emily meets Anna, she falls for her. The problem is, Anna is married, and so is she. Can Emily and Anna be together? Will they save each other? “But It’s Too Dangerous”, is a heart wrenching, emotional and realistic story about friendship, love, and desire....

Genre: Gay & Lesbian, Literary Criticism, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Genre Fiction, Nonfiction, Fiction, Women's Fiction, Lesbian, Criticism & Theory / Size: 62 pages / Free from 09 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.40 / 5 3 reviews

Clouds Fun Fact of Kids (Fun Facts for Kids Book 11) by The Star, Fishing

Fun Fact for Kids - CloudsChildren will learn about Fun Facts of Clouds.Such as "Clouds may contain millions of ton of water""The average cloud weighs up to 216 thousand pounds""Other planets on solar system also have clouds, including sulfur-dioxide clouds on Venus"Find out all this and m...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Science & Math, Earth Sciences, Criticism & Theory / Size: Unknown / Free from 09 August 2020 PDT/PST 

16th Century Literature: The Merging of Science and Poetics by Hurd Sr, Thomas

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Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, History of Books, Movements & Periods / Size: 6 pages / Free from 08 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Ritual Irony: Poetry and Sacrifice in Euripides by Helene P. Foley

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Genre: Arts & Photography, Theater, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 288 pages / Free from 08 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Beats in a Heart by jiya chahar

beats in a heart is a collection of poetry . About the experience of pain, past, love, wishes,dreams and emotions. The book is described into many poems and each poems serves a different purpose. Deals with a different feelings. Heals a different emotions. beats in a heart takes readers th...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory / Size: 18 pages / Free from 08 August 2020 PDT/PST 

The Iliad & The Odyssey by Homer

While Homer's existence as a historical person is still a topic of debate, the writings attributed to the name have made their mark not only on Greek history and literature, but upon western civilization itself. Homer's epic poems, The Iliad and The Odyssey, laid the foundation upon which ...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Drama & Plays, Greek & Roman, Poetry, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Ancient, Classical & Medieval, Epic, Classical & Early, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books, Movements & Periods / Size: Unknown / Free from 08 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

All you need to know about Keto: Plus 20 KETO friendly recipes (Keto diet Book 1) by Jorian Kuiper

This book explains what is a keto diet and its connection to autophagy, how keto diet influence on our body, and lots more! This beautiful book is also packed with 20 healthy KETO recipes that can help improve your health in your day-to-day life. It is a great present for your friends, fa...

Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 76 pages / Free from 08 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.80 / 5 5 reviews

Oscar Wilde: The Complete Works (A to Z Classics) by Oscar Wilde

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Shakespeare’s Oral Certification Examination Annotated: A Book of Revelations by Steffy Sota

I am a ghost writer.I died July 25, 2015, in Hightstown, New Jersey. My scholarship is the bedrock for the serious study of British drama to 1770. Any graduate student or academic working on the plays or the theatrical culture of this period has to start with me. In addition to my compreh...

Genre: Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, World Literature, British, Shakespeare, Nonfiction, Humor, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 79 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Poems Professing Love: We found it by Lisa Dupree

This is a book of poetry that expresses the author's love of someone very special in his life, however the poetry within these pages are not so personal when you look at the fact that there are always those that can relate to love, and likewise will be able to relate to the verses of these...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism / Size: 30 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

The Idea of the Book in the Middle Ages: Language Theory, Mythology, and Fiction by Jesse Gellrich

This book assess the relationship of literature to various other cultural forms in the Middle Ages. Jesse M. Gellrich uses the insights of such thinkers as Levi-Strauss, Foucault, Barthes, and Derrida to explore the continuity of medieval ideas about speaking, writing, and texts....

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 292 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

The Idea of the Labyrinth from Classical Antiquity through the Middle Ages by Penelope Reed Doob

Ancient and medieval labyrinths embody paradox, according to Penelope Reed Doob. Their structure allows a double perspective—the baffling, fragmented prospect confronting the maze-treader within, and the comprehensive vision available to those without. Mazes simultaneously assert order a...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 376 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

One-Volume Libraries: Composite and Multiple-Text Manuscripts (Studies in Manuscript Cultures Book 9) by Michael Friedrich

Composite and multiple-text manuscripts are traditionally studied for their individual texts, but recent trends in codicology have paved the way for a more comprehensive approach: Manuscripts are unique artefacts which reveal how they were produced and used as physical objects. This collec...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 386 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Homer: The Poetry of the Past by Andrew Ford

Andrew Ford here addresses, in a manner both engaging and richly informed, the perennial questions of what poetry is, how it came to be, and what it is for. Focusing on the critical moment in Western literature when the heroic tales of the Greek oral tradition began to be preserved in writ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 266 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

The Gleam of Light: Moral Perfectionism and Education in Dewey and Emerson (American Philosophy Book 16) by Naoko Saito

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Literature as Recreation in the Later Middle Ages by Glending Olson

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Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 246 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Armed Professions: A Writer's Guide by Clayton J. Callahan

A must have resource for writers who have a great idea for a tale of soldiers, spies or policemen, but have no experience as such. Written by a man who has spent his life wearing a uniform and carrying a gun in numerous capacities. This book gives you a clear understanding of what it's lik...

Genre: History, Military, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 158 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.80 / 5 5 reviews

No Shades of Grey: A Six-Word Story by Rosen Trevithick

Protest the glamorisation of domestic abuse in Fifty Shades of Grey by downloading this SIX-WORD story for free from 13th to 17th February.

A tale of love, respect and domination, No Shades of Grey depicts the plight of a worthy romantic lead when the object of his affections ...

Genre: Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Humor, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 27 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.20 / 5 4 reviews

Rocket Fuel: Some of the Best From Tor.com Non-Fiction by Bridget McGovern

A collection of some of the best feature articles from Tor.com’s 10 year history as an online sci-fi/fantasy literature magazine. Read:- An intimate moment under the covers that bloomed into a lifetime lived through sci-fi/fantasy.- A fierce defense of fan fiction.- The history of Wheel ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Essays & Correspondence, Essays, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: Unknown / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.10 / 5 4 reviews

Culture and Cognition: The Boundaries of Literary and Scientific Inquiry by Ronald Schleifer

This groundbreaking book challenges the disciplinary boundaries that have traditionally separated scientific inquiry from literary inquiry. It explores scientific knowledge in three subject areas—the natural history of aging, literary narrative, and psychoanalysis. In the authors' view, ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Education & Reference, Words, Language & Grammar, Writing, Research & Publishing Guides, Science & Math, Behavioral Sciences, Criticism & Theory / Size: 294 pages / Free from 07 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Saving Cinderella: What Feminists Get Wrong About Disney Princesses And How To Set It Right by Faith Moore

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Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory / Size: 198 pages / Free from 06 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.80 / 5 5 reviews

Job, Boethius, and Epic Truth by Ann W. Astell

Calling into question the common assumption that the Middle Ages produced no secondary epics, Ann W. Astell here revises a key chapter in literary history. She examines the connections between the Book of Job and Boethius' s Consolation of Philosophy—texts closely associated with each ot...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Religion & Spirituality, Bible & Other Sacred Texts, Judaism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: Unknown / Free from 06 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

Acid Reflux Diet Cookbook: Delicious GERD Diet Recipes For Natural Acid Reflex And Gastritis Relief (GERD Cookbook Book 1) by Andrew Collins

Includes A Wide Variety of Delicious Recipes For Acid Reflux Relief!Get This Acid Reflux Diet Cookbook For A Limited Time Discount (50% off)Acid reflux is a painful condition caused by stomach acid going up the esophagus. The intensity of acid reflux can vary from person to person, and it ...

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Not of Woman Born: Representations of Caesarean Birth in Medieval and Renaissance Culture by Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski

"Not of woman born, the Fortunate, the Unborn"—the terms designating those born by Caesarean section in medieval and Renaissance Europe were mysterious and ambiguous. Examining representations of Caesarean birth in legend and art and tracing its history in medical writing, Renate Blumenf...

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The Medieval Saga by Carol J. Clover

Written in the thirteenth century, the Icelandic prose sagas, chronicling the lives of kings and commoners, give a dramatic account of the first century after the settlement of Iceland—the period from about 930 to 1050. To some extent these elaborate tales are written versions of traditi...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 219 pages / Free from 06 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Nonfiction Sampler (Sampler Collection Book 4) by Barbara Gregorich

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Drama and Pedagogy in Medieval and Early Modern England (Swiss Papers in English Language and Literature (SPELL) Book 31) by Elisabeth Dutton

This wide-ranging volume explores relationships between drama and pedagogy in the medieval and early modern periods, with contributions from an international ?eld of scholars including a number of leading authorities. Across the medieval and early modern periods, drama is seen to be a way...

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Kindle Reviews: How to Get More Reviews for Your Kindle Book. (Write Free Book Series) by Alex Foster

Book Reviews teaches you how to get more reviews following proven methods used by publishers and successful independent authors. These methods are approved by Amazon (and other book vendors) and don't violate terms of service.

Learn to avoid methods that get your account banne...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Psychology & Counseling, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 28 pages / Free from 05 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.40 / 5 4 reviews

Homicide in American Fiction, 1798–1860: A Study in Social Values by David Brion Davis

Homicide has many social and psychological implications that vary from culture to culture and which change as people accept new ideas concerning guilt, responsibility, and the causes of crime. A study of attitudes toward homicide is therefore a method of examining social values in a specif...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: Unknown / Free from 05 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Awake I: by an elephant in the room by Greg Hoey

An auto-bio soooo bad it's good!! The old out-back town of Kalgoorlie has never before been so richly-strangely or so poignantly transcribed by way of prose as it undoubtedly deserves to be, and indeed has been so done in this wonderful memoir of a childhood once lived!-The Age -"Powerful....

Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design, Theater, Biographies & Memoirs, Ethnic & National, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, United States, African American, Anthologies & Literature Collections, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Occult, Criticism & Theory / Size: Unknown / Free from 04 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 1.00 / 5 1 review

WORKBOOK For Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are so You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be Rachel Hollis by TIMELINE Publishers

Complete Beginners can begin using this Workbook for Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are so You Can Become Who You Were Meant To Be by Rachel Hollis to get immediate help of the major lessons and Summary of this book. The goal of this Workbook is to help even t...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory / Size: 72 pages / Free from 04 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Frankenstein and the Critics: Includes unabridged FRANKENSTEIN 1818 by Various Artists

“It was on a dreary night of November that I beheld my man completed ..."The summer of 1816 was by all accounts a cold and wet one. After the April 1815 eruption of Mount Tambora in Indonesia, global temperatures dropped and a rainy, monsoon-like drizzle settled in over Northern Europe. ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 210 pages / Free from 04 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.70 / 5 5 reviews

The Man Charles Dickens: A Victorian Portrait by Edward Wagenknecht

Charles Dickens is one of Britain’s best loved authors.But who was the man behind The Pickwick Papers and Oliver Twist.Edward Wagenknecht’s widely acclaimed “psychograph” of Charles Dickens answers those questions.The Dickens who emerges is a man of many parts — author, husband, ...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Literature, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 268 pages / Free from 03 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 3.00 / 5 3 reviews

Kit Marlowe and the Fatal Engines of War (The Adventures of Christopher Marlowe Book 3) by Darren Freebury-Jones

The breathtaking finale to The Adventures of Christopher Marlowe trilogy!

The Engines of War have a new leader in Richard Bancroft, who sends a team of bloody assassins to Turkey in search of the Quill of Herodotus, an ancient artefact with the power to transcend time itself. ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Action & Adventure, World Literature, British, Shakespeare, Nonfiction, Criticism & Theory / Size: 106 pages / Free from 03 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Economies of English (Swiss Papers in English Language and Literature (SPELL) Book 33) by Martin Leer

As the world still reels from the financial crisis of 2007-8, it seems timely to reflect on the connections between money and value embedded in all our discourses about economy, language and literature. The essays in this volume bring together a wide range of approaches to demonstrate how ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 254 pages / Free from 03 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Shakespeare’s Messiah: Justice, Mercy, Resurrection by Steffy Sota

I am a ghost writer.I died July 25, 2015, in Hightstown, New Jersey. My scholarship is the bedrock for the serious study of British drama to 1750. Any graduate student or academic working on the plays or the theatrical culture of this period has to start with me.In addition to my comprehe...

Genre: Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, World Literature, British, Shakespeare, Nonfiction, Humor, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 54 pages / Free from 03 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Iliad part 2: Achilles revenge- Carlos Sandoval Torres by Sandoval Torres, Carlos

✅ (Paste Carlos Sandoval Torres in the search engine and you will find all my ebooks)✅ Title: Iliad part 2: Achilles revenge✅ ContentPart 1 BloodthirstinessPart 2 Hector faces AchillesPart 3 Games AchillesPart 4 Apollo pities HectorThere is only hatred in the heart of Achilles and it...

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The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume I, 1809–1836 by William Cullen Bryant

During the years covered in this volume, Bryant traveled more often and widely than at any comparable period during his life. The visits to Great Britain and Europe, a tour of the Near East and the Holy Land, and excursions in Cuba, Spain, and North Africa, as well as two trips to Illinois...

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The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume I, 1809–1836 by William Cullen Bryant

This is the only collection ever made of Bryant's letters, two-thirds of which have never before been printed. Their publication was foreseen by the late Allan Nevin as "one of the most important and stimulating enterprises contributory to the enrichment of the nation's cultural and politi...

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The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume I, 1809–1836 by William Cullen Bryant

The second volume of William Cullen Bryant's letters opens in 1836 as he has just returned to New York from an extended visit to Europe to resume charge of the New York Evening Post, brought near to failure during his absence by his partner William Leggett's mismanagement. At the period's ...

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The Letters of William Cullen Bryant: Volume VI, 1872–1878 by William Cullen Bryant

In January 1872, Bryant traveled to Mexico City, where he was greeted warmly by President Benito Juarez; on this and other occasions he was feted for the Evening Post's sturdy condemnation in 1863 of the abortive invasion of Mexico, which was freshly remembered there. AT the close of his v...

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The Battle of the Trees: Arthur, Aeneas, and the Prophecy of Virgil by Trudy Carmany

“Kat Godeu,” usually translated as “Battle of the Trees,” is an archaic Middle Welsh poem that contains one of the oldest literary references to Arthur as a person famous in legend and myth. In all probability Arthur was derived from some archaic source or prototype that existed be...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 91 pages / Free from 03 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Feeling Is Believing: Tangible Poems by Dwayne Gray

This is the third book of poetry published by Dwayne Gray who is the author of "Mirror of poems" and "Poeticolors". Like his previous books, "Feeling is believing" aims at relating to the readers in the deepest emotional way. This book in addition to relating to readers aims at breaking th...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism / Size: 36 pages / Free from 03 August 2020 PDT/PST 

How to Write a Children's Picture Book Volume III: Figures of Speech by Eve Heidi Bine-Stock

Recommended by writing instructors and award-winning authors.Many of us think of children's picture books as being written mostly with simple declarative sentences. What an eye-opener to learn that they are actually filled with delightful figures of speech. I am not talking here about the ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Parenting & Relationships, Literature Guides, Education & Reference, Writing, Research & Publishing Guides, Sexuality, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: Unknown / Free from 02 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.10 / 5 4 reviews

Shakespeare in Hate (Open Access): Emotions, Passions, Selfhood (Routledge Studies in Shakespeare Book 15) by Peter Kishore Saval

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Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, World Literature, British, Shakespeare, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books, Movements & Periods / Size: 175 pages / Free from 02 August 2020 PDT/PST 

1984 George Orwell (Book Analysis): Reading the Novel in Post-Trump Context by Shafqat Mushtaq

The question is: Why is suddenly '1984' a must-read? The book tries to answer in post-Trump context. In fact, 1984 is not one of the greatest works of George Orwell for nothing. This vibrant analysis presents the realization of George Orwell`s prophecies of imminent doom archived in his mo...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory / Size: 13 pages / Free from 02 August 2020 PDT/PST 

A READER'S STORY: My Love for Lionel Dahmer's Book about his Son, Jeff by George Stietz

In the Spring of 1994, the author was a 21 year-old university student with a high grade point average, yet no overall sense of direction--a secret he tried to hide from all who knew and admired him. Longing for an unreachable young woman two years his senior, he discovered two things in ...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, True Accounts, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 57 pages / Free from 02 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.00 / 5 4 reviews

Burn: Emotion on Fire by Lia Lux

Emotion is one of the strongest urges, it can make you fall or motivate you to excel. In my case, it has sent me into overdrive. Thinking a thousand factors all at once, becoming engulfed in my feelings of rage, confusion, self-love, and even extreme sadness. My life has been quite the rol...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory / Size: 46 pages / Free from 02 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 5.00 / 5 5 reviews

The Complete Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (The Authoritative Edition - Wisehouse Classics) by Virginia Woolf

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The Forms of Historical Fiction: Sir Walter Scott and His Successors by Harry E. Shaw

Harry Shaw’s aim is to promote a fuller understanding of nineteenth-century historical fiction by revealing its formal possibilities and limitations. His wide-ranging book establishes a typology of the ways in which history was used in prose fiction during the nineteenth century, examini...

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Untangling the Knot: An Analysis of Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark by Sandra Mann

A reasoned explanation of the obscure meaning underlying Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark: the ways in which men's divisive "fictions" and inability to properly reason has interfered with a fuller understanding of God's love and compassion. 28 pages....

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Sons of the Gods, Children of Earth: Ideology and Literary Form in Ancient Greece by Peter W. Rose

In this ambitious and venturesome book, Peter W. Rose applies the insights of Marxist theory to a number of central Greek literary and philosophical texts. He explores major points in the trajectory from Homer to Plato where the ideology of inherited excellence—beliefs about descent from...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Criticism & Theory, Movements & Periods / Size: 522 pages / Free from 02 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Middlemarch for Book Clubs: Ideas for Reading and Discussion by Rohan Maitzen

Everything you need for your book club to have a lively and well-informed discussion of George Eliot's beloved masterpiece! Includes biographical, historical, and literary contexts, discussion questions, and recommendations for further reading....

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Classics, Literary Fiction, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Women's Studies, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books, Movements & Periods, Literary / Size: 55 pages / Free from 01 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.80 / 5 5 reviews

The Institution of Criticism by Peter Uwe Hohendahl

German radicals of the 1960s announced the death of literature. For them, literature both past and present, as well as conventional discussions of literary issues, had lost its meaning. In The Institution of Criticism, Peter Uwe Hohendahl explores the implications of this crisis from a Mar...

Genre: History, Europe, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 287 pages / Free from 01 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Star Trek: The Original Voyages: A Book of Revelations by Steffy Sota

I am a ghost writer.I died in Santa Monica, California on October 24, 1991.Following a stroke at a family reunion in Tallahassee, Florida in September 1989, my health declined requiring me to use a wheelchair. Following another stroke in early October 1991, my right arm was paralyzed causi...

Genre: Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Humor, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 56 pages / Free from 01 August 2020 PDT/PST 

Life In Japan: Understanding the Culture and The Breathtaking Lifestyle of Being Japanese by Tom Stewart

Life In Japan
This is a Book For anyone interested in the Fascinating Culture of Japan The Small Country which makes huge contributions to the world from the astounding technology to the unique Japanese food. This is for anyone interested in moving to Japan for Studies or someone wis...

Genre: History, Asia, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 34 pages / Free from 01 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 2.60 / 5 3 reviews

Smart Pop Preview 2015: Standalone Pieces on Zombies, Gilmore Girls, The Hunger Games, Mad Men, Star Wars, Munchkin, Game of Thrones, Reacher, and More by George Beahm

Get a sneak peak at Smart Pop's upcoming 2015 titles, as well as some of our favorite backlist titles, with this preview volume of standalone essays, excerpts, and recipes! Volume Includes: “I Remember Star Trek”—D.C. FontanaFrom Boarding the Enterprise: Transporters, Tribbles, And t...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Nonfiction, Antiquarian & Rare Books, Criticism & Theory, History of Books / Size: 169 pages / Free from 01 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 2.00 / 5 2 reviews

Gilbert: The Man Who was G. K. Chesterton by Michael Coren

“Of all the studies of G.K. I have read, this is the best, deepest and most nearly complete.” Bernard Levin, The Sunday TimesGilbert Keith Chesterton, known as G.K.Chesterton was born on the 29th of May, 1874 on a quiet street between Holland Park and Kensington, a place he came to lov...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Literature & Fiction, History & Criticism, Criticism & Theory / Size: 304 pages / Free from 01 August 2020 PDT/PST  Rating: 4.30 / 5 4 reviews

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