Essays, Literary

Plutarch And His Intellectual World: Essays On Plutarch  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 23, 2017
Plutarch And His Intellectual World: Essays On Plutarch

Plutarch And His Intellectual World: Essays On Plutarch by Judith Mossman
English | December 31st, 1997 | ISBN: 0715627783 | 258 Pages | PDF | 2.20 MB

Plutarch's writings, for long treated in a fragmentary way as a source for earlier periods, are now increasingly studied in their own right. The thirteen original essays in this volume range over Plutarch's relations with his contemporaries and his engagement in philosophical debate, his views on social issues such as education and gender, his modes of expression and his construction of argument.

The Collected Essays of Elizabeth Hardwick  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 8, 2017
The Collected Essays of Elizabeth Hardwick

The Collected Essays of Elizabeth Hardwick by Elizabeth Hardwick, edited by Darryl Pinckney
English | October 17, 2017 | ISBN: 1681371545 | EPUB | 640 pages | 1.7 MB
TTC Video - Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition, 2nd Edition [Repost]

TTC Video - Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition, 2nd Edition
Course No. 2100 | .AVI, XviD, 770 kbps, 720x480 | English, MP3, 76 kbps, 2 Ch | 84x30 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 15.3 GB
Lecturers: Elizabeth Vandiver, Ph.D., James A. W. Heffernan, Ph.D., Thomas F. X. Noble, Ph.D., Ronald B. Herzman, Ph.D., Susan Sage Heinzelman, Ph.D.
A Companion to American Literary Studies (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture)

A Companion to American Literary Studies (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture) edited by Robert S. Levine, Caroline F. Levander
English | October 3, 2011 | ISBN: 1405198818, 1119062519 | EPUB | 592 pages | 1.4 MB

Dante and the Origins of Italian Literary Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 2, 2017
Dante and the Origins of Italian Literary Culture

Dante and the Origins of Italian Literary Culture by Teodolinda Barolini
English | November 15, 2006 | ISBN: 0823227030, 0823227049 | EPUB | 496 pages | 3.3 MB

Procopius of Caesarea: Literary and Historical Interpretations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 28, 2017
Procopius of Caesarea: Literary and Historical Interpretations

Procopius of Caesarea: Literary and Historical Interpretations
by Christopher Lillington-Martin
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1472466047 | 317 Pages | PDF | 2.2 MB
Other Capitals of the Nineteenth Century: An Alternative Mapping of Literary and Cultural Space

Other Capitals of the Nineteenth Century: An Alternative Mapping of Literary and Cultural Space (Palgrave Studies in Modern European Literature) by Richard Hibbitt
English | 18 Nov. 2017 | ISBN: 1137570849 | 300 Pages | PDF | 4.05 MB

This book rethinks the notion of nineteenth-century capital(s) from geographical, economic and symbolic perspectives, proposing an alternative mapping of the field by focusing on different loci and sources of capital. Walter Benjamin’s essay ‘Paris,

Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 18, 2017
Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition

Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition by Umberto Eco
English | November 9th, 2000 | ASIN: B003WUYPYM, ISBN: 015601159X, 0151004471 | 482 Pages | AZW3 | 2.25 MB

How do we know a cat is a cat . . . and why do we call it a cat? An “intriguing and often fascinating” look at words, perceptions, and the relationship between them (Newark Star-Ledger).

What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 12, 2017
What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World

Robert Hass, "What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World"
2011 | ISBN-10: 0061923923, 0061923915 | 496 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Engaging with Nature: Essays on the Natural World in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Engaging with Nature: Essays on the Natural World in Medieval and Early Modern Europe by Barbara A. Hanawalt, Lisa J. Kiser
English | May 1st, 2008 | ISBN: 0268030839 | 248 pages | PDF | 112.36 MB

Historians and cultural critics face special challenges when treating the non-human natural world in the medieval and early modern periods. Their most daunting problem is that in both the visual and written records of the time, nature seems to be both everywhere and nowhere. In the broadest sense, nature was everywhere, for it was vital to human survival.