Category: Literary

John Milton: A Sourcebook (Complete Critical Guide to by R. Bradford

By R. Bradford

There's a crying desire for an available, complete advisor to John Milton for the hundreds of thousands of scholars who make their approach via his poetry each year on literary survey and 17th century literature classes. the place many prior publications have dragged their manner via Paradise misplaced, Richard Bradford brings Milton to lifestyles with an outline of his existence, contexts, paintings and the connection among those, and of the most severe matters surrounding his paintings.

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I Am the Chosen King by Helen Hollick

By Helen Hollick

A truly gifted author. Sharon Kay Penman, NYT bestselling writer of Devil's Brood England, 1044. Harold Godwineson, a tender, revered Earl, falls in love with a standard yet appealing lady. He marries Edyth regardless of her loss of pedigree, pitting him opposed to his turbulent relations and his egocentric King, Edward. In France, William, the bastard son of a duke, falls in love with strength. Brutal and dangerously shrewdpermanent, William units his points of interest on England, discovering ambition a tricky lust to beat. In 1066, with the previous King Edward demise, England falls prone to the winds of fate-and the obdurate will of those strong males. during this superbly crafted story, Helen Hollick units apart the propaganda of the Norman Conquest and brings to lifestyles the English model of the tale of the final Saxon King, revealing his smooth love, decision, and proud loyalty, all shattered via the unforgiving wishes of a country. compelled to renounce his spouse and danger his lifestyles for England, the selected King led his military into the nice conflict of Hastings in October 1066 with all of the honor and dignity that heritage recollects of its fallen heroes. "A novel of large emotional power...Helen Hollick is a wonderful author of historic fiction." -Elizabeth Chadwick, writer of To Defy a King What Readers Are asserting: "We all recognize the finishing! yet Helen Hollick's masterful and relocating account of Pre-Conquest England nonetheless includes the reader alongside on a charming trip to that made me cry in all of the correct areas. Helen Hollick is a consummate storyteller." "An epic paintings, grand and sweeping. i have learn many models of the occasions of 1066 yet this can be one of many best."(This booklet used to be formerly released within the U.K. as HAROLD THE KING) (20110131)

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A grammar of the Aramaic idiom contained in the Babylonian by Caspar Levias

By Caspar Levias

A grammar of the Aramaic idiom inside the Babylonian Talmud: with consistent connection with gaonic literature through Caspar Levias is gifted the following in a top quality paperback variation. This ebook was once made out of a certified experiment of an unique variation of the ebook, which could contain imperfections from the unique booklet or in the course of the scanning method, and has been created with the reader in brain. A grammar of the Aramaic idiom inside the Babylonian Talmud: with consistent connection with gaonic literature is within the English language. A grammar of the Aramaic idiom inside the Babylonian Talmud: with consistent connection with gaonic literature is very steered if you happen to benefit from the works of Caspar Levias, and for these gaining knowledge of the works of Caspar Levias for the 1st time.

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The Bloodstone Papers by Glen Duncan

By Glen Duncan

Ross Monroe is a boxing railwayman with a weak spot for get-rich-quick schemes. Kate Lyle is a headstrong younger lady eager to break out a nightmarish family. As mid-century India sheds its colonial dermis and the shadow of violence rises, those younger fanatics locate themselves dealing with their very own "tryst with destiny." In twenty-first-century London, Owen Monroe is penning this tale of his mom and dad' lives with the intention to steer clear of the issues in his personal. yet maintaining prior and current aside isn't really effortless, and ahead of lengthy Owen is deep within the one tale he by no means desired to tell....

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Some Principles of Literary Criticism by C. T. Winchester

By C. T. Winchester

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