History & Criticism
epub |eng | 2015-01-28 | Author:Peter Gay [Gay, Peter]

The advanced circles that backed art for art’s sake were small but enthusiastic and eloquent. By the second half of the nineteenth century, the phrase had become a favorite slogan ...
( Category: Gothic & Romantic September 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-08 | Author:James Patterson [Patterson, James]

CHAPTER 58 IT WAS barely there—a smidge, a notch, a sliver above a dog whistle. But I could hear it. That metallic hum, the sound of the automatic lock on ...
( Category: Murder September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-01 | Author:Michael Scott [Scott, Michael]

The tragic protagonist The protagonist, the main character in the play, is usually someone of high rank who suffers a reversal of fortune, sometimes brought about by his own pride, ...
( Category: Drama September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-04 | Author:James Plath [Curnutt, James Plath;Gail Sinclair;Kirk]

But there’s one thing I would give anything for. And that’s a piano. If we had a piano I’d practice every single night and learn every piece in the world. ...
( Category: Rhetoric September 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 1991-09-05 | Author:Bloch, Arthur, 1948-

114 THE COMPLETE MURPHY'S LAW HARVARD'S LAW: Under the most rigorously controlled conditions of pressure, temperature, volume, humidity and other variables, the organism will do as it damn well pleases. ...
( Category: United States September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 1988-09-05 | Author:Lodge, David, 1935-

Kristeva The ethics of linguistics commentary: Toril Moi, 'Marginality and Subversion: Julia Kristeva', in Moi's Sexual/Textual Politics (1985) Allon White, iU L y eclatement du sujet": the theoretical work of ...
( Category: Movements & Periods September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 1994-09-05 | Author:Salmansohn, Karen

pack behavior. A dog forced to spend too much time in captivity with you will suffer greatly. Hell whine and bark until he's let out to hang with his pack. ...
( Category: United States September 6,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2011-05-25 | Author:Helen McClelland [McClelland, Helen]

[In the salon] was the inevitable sofa with its little table before it [and] in an alcove . . . stood a beautifully carved Brautkasten, or bridal-chest . . . ...
( Category: Children's Literature September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-07-21 | Author:Bertolt Brecht

S I S T E R- I N - L AW : If it's consumption we'll all get it. (She goes on cross-examining her.) Has your husband got a farm? ...
( Category: German September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-29 | Author:E P Thompson

Plate I. One of the earliest surviving trade union cards, which was filed among the Crown’s affidavits when woolcombers were prosecuted in 1725 in Alton, Hants. (See p. 59.) Note ...
( Category: Essays September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-15 | Author:David Kastan & Stephen Farthing [Kastan, David & Farthing, Stephen]

FIGURE 28: An indigo plantation in the Antilles, in Jean Baptiste du Tertre, Histoire générale des Antilles habitées par les François, vol. 2 (Paris, 1667) Nothing is visible here of ...
( Category: Cognitive Psychology September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-13 | Author:Homer [Homer]

( Category: History & Theory September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-05 | Author:Naja Marie Aidt

Truth (trooth), n. [pl. TRUTHS (troothz, troths)], [ME. treuthe; AS. Treowth, truwth; see TRUE & -TH]. 1. the quality or state of being true; specifically, a. formerly, loyalty; trustworthiness. b. ...
( Category: Grief & Bereavement September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Briallen Hopper

Dear God, Why am I such a dull lump? You give us leaven and salt and the moon shoaling blue, even as new daylight glades into morning. I want to ...
( Category: Essays September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-09-04 | Author:Frederick Downs

13 November 1967 This morning we were late getting into position because Delta Six was moving his company back into the valley. We were the only platoon staying up. After ...
( Category: Study Guides September 5,2019 )