History & Criticism
epub |eng | | Author:Hans-Georg Moeller

THE INCONGRUITY OF SINCERITY In his final words to Confucius, Robber Zhi chastises the sage and chases him away: “Everything you say I reject. Away with you, quick, run back ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 18,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-09-01 | Author:Jalal al-Din Rumi [Rumi, Jalal al-Din]

The young man becomes agitated because no reply comes from the king to his letter. This desert has no top or bottom either. That young man found he didn’t get ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Smollett, Tobias

To Dr. Lewis I have not found all the benefit I expected at Scarborough, were I have been these eight days – From Harrigate we came hither by the way ...
( Category: Action & Adventure January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Fielding, Henry

Book X In which the History goes forward about Twelve Hours. Chapter I Containing Instructions very necessary to be perused by modern Critics. Reader, it is impossible we should know ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Twain, Mark

III The Major turned out to be an adorable traveling-companion, and young Parrish was charmed with him. His talk was sunshine and rainbows, and lit up the whole region around, ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Irving, Washington

Now trees their leafy hats do bare To reverence Winter's silver hair; A handsome hostess, merry host, A pot of ale now and a toast, Tobacco and a good coal ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Radcliffe, Ann

Chapter VII Call up the Spirit of the ocean, bid Him raise the storm! The waves begin to heave, To curl, to foam; the white surges run far Upon the ...
( Category: Genre Fiction January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Scott, Sir Walter

A postscript bore, »I learned from a decent woman, a grazier's widow, that they hae a cure for the muir-ill in Cumberland, whilk is ane pint, as they ca't, of ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Fielding, Henry

Coelum non Animum mutant qui trans mare currunt. I can go farther in an Afternoon, than you in a Twelve-Month. What, I suppose you have seen the Pillars of Hercules ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

»Wake from your dreams, O Edrehi! Or dreaming speak to us, and make A feint of being half awake, And tell us what your dreams may be. Out of the ...
( Category: Poetry January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Thackeray, William Makepeace

The Countess of Kew, meanwhile, has returned to Baden, where, though it is midnight when she arrives, and the old lady has had two long bootless journeys, you will be ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Marlowe, Christopher

[Dramatis Personæ Tamburlaine, king of Persia Calyphas Amyras Celebinus , his sons Theridamas, king of Argier Techelles, king of Fez Usumcasane, king of Morocco Orcanes, king of Natolia King of ...
( Category: Dramas & Plays January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Smollett, Tobias

Chapter XXXIX My reception by that lady –– I become enamoured of Narcissa –– recount the particulars of my last misfortune –– acquire the good opinion of my mistress –– ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Emerson, Ralph Waldo

V. Behaviour Grace, Beauty, and Caprice Build this golden portal; Graceful women, chosen men, Dazzle every mortal: Their sweet and lofty countenance His enchanting food; He need not go to ...
( Category: Philosophy January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Defoe, Daniel

Now I seem'd landed in a safe Harbour, after the Stormy Voyage of Life past was at an end; and I began to be thankful for my Deliverance: I sat ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )