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Download E-books William James : Writings 1902-1910 : The Varieties of Religious Experience / Pragmatism / A Pluralistic Universe / The Meaning of Truth / Some Problems of Philosophy / Essays (Library of America) PDF

By William James

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Download E-books Now and Then: The Poet's Choice Columns, 1997-2000 PDF

By Robert Hass

During his years as Poet Laureate, Robert Hass revived a favored 19th-century culture: together with poetry in our day-by-day newspapers. “Poet’s selection” went directly to look as a nationally syndicated column around the nation from 1997 to 2000. The column, which featured poems correct to present headlines, serves as a logo of the continued significance of poetry in our day-by-day lives. This assortment includes recognized poets resembling Wallace Stevens, Rita Dove, John Ashbery, and Robert Frost, in addition to rising and translated poets reminiscent of Jaime Sabines and Czeslaw Milosz. additionally integrated are Hass’s essays that followed the poems. Encapsulating a global ahead of Sep 11, this assortment serves as either remembrance and reminder of a interval in our historical past, and as a party of the poets whose works go beyond time.

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Download E-books Between Hours: A Collection of Poems by Psychoanalysts PDF

By Salman Akhtar

Whereas accommodating playfulness or even a little audacity, either psychoanalysis and poetry deeply recognize formality of constitution, nuance of have an effect on, and the multifaceted resonance of the spoken notice. Twinship of the analytic and poetic discourse is additionally glaring within the parallels among a fumbling pause in unfastened institutions and an aching line holiday in a poem, a telling parapraxis and an encouraged metaphor, an acknowledgment of the repressed through its negation and the irony of simultaneous hiding and revealing in verse, and so forth. to place it bluntly, psychoanalysis is two-person poetry and poetry one-person psychoanalysis. Nowhere is that this juxtaposition extra obvious than during this publication of poems via psychoanalysts. the 1st ever choice of its variety.

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Download E-books The Sandman Vol. 1: Preludes and Nocturnes PDF

By Neil Gaiman

Written by means of Neil Gaiman; artwork through Sam Kieth, Mike Dringenberg, and Malcolm Jones, III; Painted hide via Dave McKean A wizard trying to catch loss of life to cut price for everlasting lifestyles traps her more youthful brother Dream as an alternative. apprehensive for his security, the wizard saved him imprisoned in a pitcher bottle for many years. After his get away, Dream, sometimes called Morpheus, is going on a quest for his misplaced gadgets of strength. at the means, Morpheus encounters Lucifer and demons from Hell, the Justice League, and John Constantine, the Hellblazer. This e-book additionally contains the tale "The Sound of Her Wings" which introduces us to the pragmatic and perky goth lady, loss of life.

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Download E-books Men At Work: Through The Roof\Taking His Measure\Watching It Go Up PDF

By Karen Kendall, Cindi Myers, Colleen Collins

'Through the Roof' by means of Karen Kendall whilst socialite Marina Reston's fiance loses his enterprise, his delight won't enable her help him. yet she's not likely to take it mendacity down--unless that is the top method to come again her man!

'Taking His degree' by way of Cindi MyersSamantha Delaney is a fortunate calendar photographer. Then her teenage weigh down, stunning Josh Kittredge, strolls into her studio-- all grown up. Her fantasies have all at once became X-rated.

'Watching It cross Up' via Colleen CollinsTough P.I. Gina Keys is assigned to keep on with a suspected thief--a breathtakingly scorching 'skywalker' who fearlessly works on tall constructions. His presence makes her pulse fee soar--especially after they get busy a number of tales up.

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Download E-books Faulkner and Film (Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Series) PDF

Considering that he labored a stint as a display author, it's going to come as little shock that Faulkner has frequently been referred to as the main cinematic of novelists. Faulkner’s novels have been produced within the related excessive interval because the movies of classical Hollywood, a cause itself for contemplating his paintings along this dominant shape. past their period, notwithstanding, Faulkner’s novels―or the ways that they ask readers to work out in addition to consider his world―have a lot in universal with movie. That Faulkner used to be conscious of movie and that his novels’ personal “thinking” betrays his profound feel of the medium and its results broadens the contexts during which he might be considered.

In more than a few ways, the individuals think of Faulkner’s profession as a scenarist and collaborator in Hollywood, the methods his screenplay paintings and the variations of his fiction educated his literary writing, and the way Faulkner’s craft anticipates, intersects with, or displays upon adjustments in cultural historical past around the lifespan of cinema.

Drawing on movie historical past, serious concept, archival reports of Faulkner’s screenplays and scholarship approximately his paintings in Hollywood, the 9 essays exhibit a willing wisdom of literary modernism and its relation to film.

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Download E-books World War One British Poets: Brooke, Owen, Sassoon, Rosenberg and Others (Unabridged) PDF

Ironically, the horrors of global warfare One produced a excellent flowering of British verse as younger poets, lots of them opponents, faced their very own morality, the dying of expensive associates, the lack of innocence, the failure of civilization, and the insanity of battle itself.
This quantity features a wealthy choice of poems from that point via Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon, Isaac Rosenberg, and others recognized in particular for his or her battle poetry — in addition to poems through such significant poets as Robert Graves, Thomas Hardy, A. E. Housman, Robert Bridges, and Rudyard Kipling.
Included between a wealth of memorable verses are Rupert Brooke's "The Soldier," Wilfred Owen's "Anthem for Doomed Youth," "In the crimson" by means of Siegfried Sassoon, "In Flanders Fields" by means of Lieut. Col. McCrae, Robert Bridges' "To the us of America," Thomas Hardy's "In Time of 'The Breaking of Nations,'" as good as works via Walter de los angeles Mare, may perhaps Wedderburn Cannan, Ivor Gurney, Alice Meynell, and Edward Thomas.
Moving and robust, this rigorously selected assortment bargains present day readers an exceptional evaluation of the brutal diversity of verse produced as poets replied to the carnage at the fields of Belgium and France.

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