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Immortals Crowned by the French Academy : An Attic Philosopher, Entire

By: Emile Souvestre

... IMMORTALS CROWNED BY THE FRENCH ACADEMY: AN ATTIC PHILOSOPHER, ENTIRE by ... ...tion World Public Library.org Title: IMMORTALS CROWNED BY THE FRENCH ACADEMY: AN ATTIC PHILOSOPHER, ENTIRE Author: EMILE SOUVESTRE Language: E... .... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ...oits' as a work contributing supremely to morals, kept his memory green by bestowing on his widow the "Prix Lambert," designed for the "families o... ...h these coarse pleasures? Economists have been long inquiring what is the best disposal of the industry of the human race. Ah! if I could only ... ...ness avoided, what a chain of excess and crime would be forever broken! We award the palm to charity, and to self− sacrifice; but, above all, let ... ... award the palm to charity, and to self− sacrifice; but, above all, let us award it Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: An Attic Philosopher, ... ...For me creation is a stage, where a thousand charming scenes and wonderful actors appear in succession; for you it is only an obscure abyss, at th...

...awn from the fickle masses of the public, unless he possesses originality, constant variety, and a distinct personality. It is quite possible to gain for a moment a few readers by imitating some original feature in another; but these soon vanish and the writer remains alone and forgotten. Others, again, without belonging to any distinct group of authors, having found their...

...Table of Contents: Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: An Attic Philosopher, entire, 1 -- Emile Souvestre, 1 -- BOOK 1, 1 -- Preface, 1 -- Chapter I. NEW?YEAR'S GIFTS, 2 -- Chapter II. THE CARNIVAL, 6 -- Chapter III. WHAT WE MAY LEARN BY LOOKING OUT OF WINDOW, 12 -- Chap...

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Academy Award for Best Actor

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...cademy Award for Best Actor Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in ... ...ward for Best Actor Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leadin... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role ... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Coun... ... AMPAS First awarded 1929 ... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Actor is an award presented annually by the Academy ... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Actor is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Pict... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Actor is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture ... ...formance in a leading role while working within the film industry. The 1st Academy Awards ceremony was held in 1929 with Emil Jannings receiving the a...

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Immortals Crowned by the French Academy : Fromont and Risler, Entire

By: Alphonse Daudet

... by ALPHONSE DAUDET Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: Fromont and Risler, entire Alphonse Daudet Copyright © 2002 All Ri... ... 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer read to you. Join now and gain access ... ...UE BLONDEL • CHAPTER IX. AT SAVIGNY • CHAPTER X. SIGISMOND PLANUS TREMBLES FOR HIS CASH-BOX • CHAPTER XI. THE INVENTORY • CHAPTER XII. A LETTER • CHAP... ...t with the Parisian romance 'Fromont jeune et Risler aine', crowned by the Academy (1874), he suddenly advanced into the foremost rank of French novel... ...be is a peculiarly French type, a vain and heartless woman; Delobelle, the actor, a delectable figure; the domestic simplicity of Desiree Delobelle an... ...softer white, and the crown of hair- beneath that other crown so carefully bestowed—would have told you of a tendency to rebel against life, of little... ...things as those. Next to Sidonie and Frantz, the person whom Risler loved best in the world was Madame Georges Fromont, whom he called "Madame Chorch... ...by his side, to vent his anger upon, his friend Delobelle, an old, retired actor, who listened to him with his serene and majestic holiday countenance... ...gismond a grudge." Risler accepted. He cared little about celebrating the award of his medal, but he desired to gain a few hours before opening the l...

...PTER VII. THE TRUE PEARL AND THE FALSE · CHAPTER VIII. THE BREWERY ON THE RUE BLONDEL · CHAPTER IX. AT SAVIGNY · CHAPTER X. SIGISMOND PLANUS TREMBLES FOR HIS CASH-BOX · CHAPTER XI. THE INVENTORY · CHAPTER XII. A LETTER · CHAPTER XIII. THE JUDGE · BOOK 3. · CHAPTER XIV. EXPLANATION · CHAPTER XV. POOR LITTLE MAM'ZELLE ZIZI · CHAPTER XVI. THE WAITING-ROOM · CHAPTER XVII. AN I...

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Polish Academy Award for Best Actor

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... The Polish Academy Award for Best Actor is an annual award given to the best Polish lead a... ... The Polish Academy Award for Best Actor is an annual award given to the best Polish lead actor ... ... The Polish Academy Award for Best Actor is an annual award given to the best Polish lead actor of the year. ... ... References "Polish Film Awards". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2007-06-17. ... ... Best Film ... ... Best Film Best Actor ... ... Categories Film awards for lead actor Polish film awards ...

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Immortals Crowned by the French Academy : An Attic Philosopher, Entire

By: Emile Souvestre

... by EMILE SOUVESTRE Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: An Attic Philosopher, entire Emile Souvestre Copyright © 2002 All ... ... 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer read to you. Join now and gain access ... ...constant variety, and a distinct personality. It is quite possible to gain for a moment a few readers by imitating some original feature in another; b... ...Foyer Breton (1844, 2 vols.), Un Philosophe sons les Toits, crowned by the Academy (1850), Confessions d'un Ouvrier (1851), Recits et Souvenirs (1853)... ...oits' as a work contributing supremely to morals, kept his memory green by bestowing on his widow the "Prix Lambert," designed for the "families of au... ...th these coarse pleasures? Economists have been long inquiring what is the best disposal of the industry of the human race. Ah! if I could only discov... ...ness avoided, what a chain of excess and crime would be forever broken! We award the palm to charity, and to self- sacrifice; but, above all, let us a... ...For me creation is a stage, where a thousand charming scenes and wonderful actors appear in succession; for you it is only an obscure abyss, at the bo...

...awn from the fickle masses of the public, unless he possesses originality, constant variety, and a distinct personality. It is quite possible to gain for a moment a few readers by imitating some original feature in another; but these soon vanish and the writer remains alone and forgotten. Others, again, without belonging to any distinct group of authors, having found their...

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List of nominees for the Academy Award for Best Actor (by actor)

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... This is a list of all actors nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor (which presents a list s... ... This is a list of all actors nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor (which presents a list sorted by... ... This is a list of all actors nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor (which presents a list sorted by year), ... ... This is a list of all actors nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor (which presents a list sorted by year), sorted by ... ... This is a list of all actors nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor (which presents a list sorted by year), sorted by actor... ... 1943 Gary Cooper (4) For Whom the Bell Tolls ... ...1946 Fredric March (4) The Best Years of Our Lives ... ... Academy Awards lists ... ... Academy Awards lists ...

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Immortals Crowned by the French Academy : From Ont and Risler, Entire

By: Alphonse Daudet

...HONSE DAUDET Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org ACADEMY: FROMONT AND RISLER, ENTIRE Title: IMMORTALS CROWNED BY THE ... ...DEMY: FROMONT AND RISLER, ENTIRE Title: IMMORTALS CROWNED BY THE FRENCH ACADEMY: FROMONT AND RISLER, ENTIRE Author: ALPHONSE DAUDET Language: Eng... .... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ...be is a peculiarly French type, a vain and heartless woman; Delobelle, the actor, a delectable figure; the domestic simplicity of Desiree Delobell... ...ofter white, and the crown of hair− beneath that other crown so carefully bestowed would have told you of a tendency to rebel against life, of li... ...h things as those. Next to Sidonie and Frantz, the person whom Risler loved best in the world was Madame Georges Fromont, whom he called "Madame Ch... ... by his side, to vent his anger upon, his friend Delobelle, an old, retired actor, who listened to him with his serene and majestic holiday countena... ...igismond a grudge." Risler accepted. He cared little about celebrating the award of his medal, but he desired to gain a few hours before opening t...

...Table of Contents: Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: Fromont and Risler, entire, 1 -- Alphonse Daudet, 1 -- Preface, 1 -- BOOK 1, 3 -- Chapter I. A WEDDING?PARTY AT THE CAFE VEFOUR, 3 -- Chapter II. LITTLE CHEBE'S STORY, 8 -- Chapter III. THE FALSE PEARLS, 16 -- Chapte...

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Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role

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... The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role is an annual merit by the Af... ... The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role is an annual merit by the Africa... ... The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role is an annual merit by the Africa Film... ...vie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to recognize and reward portrayer by a male actor in ... ... in a major role in a film.[1] 2006 Best Actor winner Kanayo O. Kanayo ... ... ^ "Official website of the AMAAs". Africa Film Academy. Retrieved 21 May 2014.  ... ... Africa Movie Academy Awards ... ... Merit awards ... ...sion Awards Best Film for Women Empowerment ...

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Immortals Crowned by the French Academy : From Ont and Risler, V4

By: Alphonse Daudet

...AUDET Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FRENCH ACADEMY: FROMONT AND RISLER, V4 Title: IMMORTALS CROWNED BY THE FREN... ... ACADEMY: FROMONT AND RISLER, V4 Title: IMMORTALS CROWNED BY THE FRENCH ACADEMY: FROMONT AND RISLER, V4 Author: ALPHONSE DAUDET Language: English... .... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ...e carriages standing at the gate and ordered the driver to take her to the actor's lodgings on the Boulevard Beaumarchais. For some time past Mamm... ...up 'au fromage', which had been kept hot in the ashes on the hearth. The actor, who had been witnessing at Beaumarchais some dark−browed melodra... ...igismond a grudge." Risler accepted. He cared little about celebrating the award of his medal, but he desired to gain a few hours before opening t... ...ory, and as his affectionate heart suggested to the old cashier what he had best say to his friend, he talked to him all the time of Frantz, his li... ... dismay was to find the bureau drawer wide open in which he had carefully bestowed the letter and package entrusted to him by his friend. The let...

...Table of Contents: Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: Fromont and Risler, v4, 1 -- Alphonse Daudet, 1 -- BOOK 4, 1 -- Chapter XXI. THE DAY OF RECKONING, 1 -- Chapter XXII. THE NEW EMYLOYEE OF THE HOUSE OF FROMONT, 10 -- Chapter XXIII. CAFE CHANTANT, 17 -- Chapter XXIV. ...

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Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role

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... The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting role is an annual merit by the... ... The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting role is an annual merit by the Afr... ... The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting role is an annual merit by the Africa F... ... Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting role is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to recognize and reward actors in a supporting role i... ...ward actors in a supporting role in a film.[1] Best Actor (Supporting Role) ... ... ^ "Official website of the AMAAs". Africa Film Academy. Retrieved 21 May 2014.  ... ... Africa Movie Academy Awards ... ... Merit awards ... ...sion Awards Best Film for Women Empowerment ...

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Immortals Crowned by the French Academy : Fromont and Risler, Vol. 4

By: Alphonse Daudet

... by ALPHONSE DAUDET Immortals Crowned by the French Academy: Fromont and Risler, v4 Alphonse Daudet Copyright © 2002 All Rights... ... 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer read to you. Join now and gain access ... ...ng of its muffled notes. The guests were dancing. Risler let his eyes rest for a moment on that phantasmagoria of the ball, and fancied that he recogn... ...e carriages standing at the gate and ordered the driver to take her to the actor's lodgings on the Boulevard Beaumarchais. For some time past Mamma D... ...soup 'au fromage', which had been kept hot in the ashes on the hearth. The actor, who had been witnessing at Beaumarchais some dark-browed melodrama d... ...gismond a grudge." Risler accepted. He cared little about celebrating the award of his medal, but he desired to gain a few hours before opening the l... ...ry, and as his affectionate heart suggested to the old cashier what he had best say to his friend, he talked to him all the time of Frantz, his little... ...h dismay was to find the bureau drawer wide open in which he had carefully bestowed the letter and package entrusted to him by his friend. The letter...

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Best Actor

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... Best Actor may refer to: Academy Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading R... ... Best Actor may refer to: Academy Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Bes... ... Best Actor may refer to: Academy Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Best Acto... ... Best Actor may refer to: Academy Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Best Actor Aw... ... Best Actor may refer to: Academy Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Best Actor Award (... ...Award for Best Actor BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Best Actor Award (Annecy Film Festival) Best Actor Award (Cannes Film Festival) ... ...ard for Best Actor in a Leading Role Best Actor Award (Annecy Film Festival) Best Actor Award (Cannes Film Festival) Best Actor Award (Shanghai Int... ...or Best Actor in a Leading Role Best Actor Award (Annecy Film Festival) Best Actor Award (Cannes Film Festival) Best Actor Award (Shanghai Internat... ...stival) Best Actor Award (Shanghai International Film Festival) Empire Award for Best Actor Empire Award for Best British Actor Filmfare Best Acto...

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Archived Information Section II Student Characteristics

...ges birth through 2 through ?a statewide, comprehensive, coordinated, multidisciplinary, interagency system that provides early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families.? (20 U.S.C. 1431(b)(1)) All States ensured full implementation of the Part C program for infants and toddlers with disabilities by September 30, 1994. Since FY 19...

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Goya Award for Best Actor

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...panish: Premio Goya à la mejor interpretación masculina protagonista) is one of the Goya Awards, Spain's principal national film awards. ... ... principal national film awards. In the list below the winner of the award for each year is shown first, followed by the other nom... ...ipal national film awards. In the list below the winner of the award for each year is shown first, followed by the other nominees.... ... 6.1 Superlatives 6.2 Actors with more than 1 Award in the category ... ... Imanol Arias (San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for the best actor) Lute: Run ... ... Imanol Arias (San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for the best actor) Lute: Run for Your... ... Fernando Rey (San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for the best actor) Winter Diary ... ... Celda 211 Ricardo Darín (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina Awar... ... 2010 (25th) Javier Bardem (nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor) (nominated for the BAFTA Award ...

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Alan Ladd in Santiago : Dell Four Colour Comic 723 : Issue 723

By: Dell Comics
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César Award for Best Actor

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...César Award for Best Actor Awarded for Best Actor in a Leading Role ... ...ward for Best Actor Awarded for Best Actor in a Leading Role ... ... Awarded for Best Actor in a Leading Role ... ... Awarded for Best Actor in a Leading Role Coun... ... Techniques du Cinéma First awarded 1976 ... ... Currently held by Pierre Niney for Yves Saint Laurent (2015) ... ... This is the list of winners and nominees of the César Award for Best Actor (French: César du meilleur acteur). ... ... Gérard Depardieu (nominated for the Academy Award) Cyrano de Bergerac ... ... (28th) Adrien Brody (won the Academy Award) The Pianist ...

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Alan Ladd in the Big Land : Dell Four Colour Comic 812 : Issue 812

By: Dell Comics
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IIFA Award for Best Actor

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...IIFA Award for Best Actor Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in ... ...ward for Best Actor Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leadin... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role ... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Coun... ... Presented by International Indian Film Academy First awarded ... ...l Indian Film Academy First awarded 2000 (for performances in films rele... ... First awarded 2000 (for performances in films released around 1999) ... ... IIFA Awards The IIFA Award for Best Actor is given by the International Indian Film Academy as part of its... ... The IIFA Award for Best Actor is given by the International Indian Film Academy as part of its annual award ceremony for Hindi films, to recognise ...

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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...pitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade "The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental" The rear-view mirror ... ...es Mediation of mediation Literacy and Education "Know the best" Ideal vs. real Relevance Temples of knowledge Coherence ... ...iency of the message they put in the mouths of politicians, soap-opera actors, businessmen, activists and many others in need of somebody to wr... ...sed as an alibi in these ads. Indeed, the people who hand out the Clio awards for advertising were so taken in as to award Mobil a first prize ... ...cient explanatory theories. Plato would have barred entrance to the Academy to those who did not master mathematics: "Let no one enter who ... ... (depicting the Nazis) and mice (depicting their victims); a Grammy Award returned by a famous singing group because someone else was doing ... ... ed. New York/London: Longman, 1990. Benjamin Franklin's model academy embodied his own education. " '...it would be well if [students]...

...t to literacy A moving target The wise fox ?Between us the rift? Malthus revisited Captives to literacy The Epitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade ?The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental?...

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Polish Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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... The Polish Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is an annual award given to the b... ... The Polish Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is an annual award given to the best Polish suppo... ... The Polish Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is an annual award given to the best Polish supporting actor of the ... ... Polish Film Awards: Eagles ... ... Best Film ... ... Best Film Best Actor ... ... Categories Film awards for supporting actor Polish film ...

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Familiar Studies of Men and Books

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... double debt of thanks; first, that I was received there in the very best society, and under the eye of the very best of editors; and second,... ... essentially different from England than many parts of 4 America; for, in a sense, the first of these men re-created Scotland, and the sec... ... author would require a large habit of life among modern Americans. As for Yoshida, I have already disclaimed responsibility; it was but my han... ...forced, may degenerate at length into a grimace; and we have 7 at best something of a caricature, at worst a calumny. Hence, if they be re... ...he great restriction is this, that a dramatic author must deal with his actors, and with his actors alone. Certain moments of suspense, certain... ...ormity of the laughing man. This, then, is the last praise that we can award to these romances. The author has shown a power of just subordina... ...ches, and began to reach the ushers and monitors of this great Ayrshire academy. This arose in part from his lax views about religion; for at t... ...f the house be full and the company noble, if the songs be tunable, the actors perfect, and the play diverting, this odd hero of the secret Diar...

...ne in MACMILLAN’S, and the rest in the CORNHILL MAGAZINE. To the CORNHILL I owe a double debt of thanks; first, that I was received there in the very best society, and under the eye of the very best of editors; and second, that the proprietors have allowed me to republish so considerable an amount of copy....

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Academy Award

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... The Academy Award Portal ... ... The Academy Award Portal ... ... The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent and m... ... The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent and most watc... ...granted by the PricewaterhouseCoopers and its predecessor Price Waterhouse for 72 years, since close to the awards' inception. ... ...demy Award-winning American actress of film, television and theatre. Noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic characters, she was highly regard... ... The oldest actor ever to win an Oscar: Christopher Plummer (age 82) for Beginners. ... ... The first movie to win a best picture award was the 1927 film Wings. ... .... Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for Pygmalion in 1938) and a Nobel Prize (the Nobel...

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Jasmin : Barber, Poet, Philanthropist

By: Samuel Smiles

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... .....................77 CHAPTER XVII. THE CHURCH OF VERGT AGAIN−−FRENCH ACADEMY−−EMPEROR AND EMPRESS.............................................. ...PRIEST WITHOUT A CHURCH. • CHAPTER XVII. THE CHURCH OF VERGT AGAIN−−FRENCH ACADEMY−−EMPEROR AND EMPRESS. • CHAPTER XVIII. JASMIN ENROLLED MAITRE−ES... ...American poet Longfellow, of 'The Blind Girl of Castel−Cuille,' perhaps the best of Jasmin's poems. In his note to the translation, Longfellow sai... ...tery where he was buried with all the honours that his towns−fellows could bestow upon him. From Agen I went south to Toulouse, where I saw the lar... ...ardian angel!' And from this time, from day to day, I thought of being an actor!" Jasmin entered his garret late at night; and he slept so soundl... ...ety; and, after some consideration, it was thought that the prize should be awarded to M. Jude Patissie. But amongst the thirty−nine poems which h... ...scon dialect. The committee were at first of opinion that they could not award the prize to the author of Jasmin: Barber, Poet, Philanthropist C...

... Lundi.? While Jasmin was still alive, a translation was published by the American poet Longfellow, of ?The Blind Girl of Castel?Cuille,? perhaps the best of Jasmin?s poems. In his note to the translation, Longfellow said that ?Jasmin, the author of this beautiful poem, is to the South of France what Burns is to the South of Scotland, the representative of the heart of the...

... JASMIN'S VINEYARD -- 'MARTHA THE INNOCENT.', 71 -- Chapter XVI. THE PRIEST WITHOUT A CHURCH, 77 -- Chapter XVII. THE CHURCH OF VERGT AGAIN -- FRENCH ACADEMY -- EMPEROR -- AND EMPRESS, 82 -- Chapter XVIII. JASMIN ENROLLED MAITRE?ES?JEUX AT -- TOULOUSE -- CROWNED BY AGEN, 88 -- Chapter XIX. LAST POEMS -- MORE MISSIONS OF CHARITY, 91 -- Chapter XX. DEATH OF JASMIN -- HIS CHA...

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Academy Award for Best Actress

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...demy Award for Best Actress Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress i... ...rd for Best Actress Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Lead... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role ... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... .orgoscars Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awar... ... Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awards of merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture... ... Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awards of merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts an... ...Awards ceremony (1976), this award was known as the Academy Award of Merit for Performance by an Actress. However, since its inception, the award has ... ...s. While actresses are nominated for this award by Academy members who are actors and actresses themselves, winners are selected by the Academy member...

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Jasmin : Barber, Poet, Philanthropist

By: Samuel Smiles

... 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer read to you. Join now and gain access ... ...IEST WITHOUT A CHURCH. • CHAPTER XVII. THE CHURCH OF VERGT AGAIN--FRENCH ACADEMY--EMPEROR AND EMPRESS. • CHAPTER XVIII. JASMIN ENROLLED MAITRE-ES-... ...merican poet Longfellow, of 'The Blind Girl of Castel-Cuille,' perhaps the best of Jasmin's poems. In his note to the translation, Longfellow said tha... ...tery where he was buried with all the honours that his towns-fellows could bestow upon him. From Agen I went south to Toulouse, where I saw the large... ...l, where the poet was hailed as The Troubadour, and enrolled member of the Academy of Jeux Floraux--perhaps the crowning event of his life. In the Ap... ...Costello Miss Preston (of Boston, U.S.), and the Reverend Mr. Craig, D.D., for some time Rector of Kinsale, Ireland. It is, however, very difficult t... ...ardian angel!' And from this time, from day to day, I thought of being an actor!" Jasmin entered his garret late at night; and he slept so soundly, ... ...ty; and, after some consideration, it was thought that the prize should be awarded to M. Jude Patissie. But amongst the thirty-nine poems which had be... ...Gascon dialect. The committee were at first of opinion that they could not award the prize to the author of any poem written in the vulgar tongue. At ...

... Lundi.' While Jasmin was still alive, a translation was published by the American poet Longfellow, of 'The Blind Girl of Castel-Cuille,' perhaps the best of Jasmin's poems. In his note to the translation, Longfellow said that Jasmin, the author of this beautiful poem, is to the South of France what Burns is to the South of Scotland, the representative of the heart of the ...

...· CHAPTER XV. JASMIN'S VINEYARD--'MARTHA THE INNOCENT.' · CHAPTER XVI. THE PRIEST WITHOUT A CHURCH. · CHAPTER XVII. THE CHURCH OF VERGT AGAIN--FRENCH ACADEMY--EMPEROR AND EMPRESS. · CHAPTER XVIII. JASMIN ENROLLED MAITRE-ES-JEUX AT TOULOUSE--CROWNED BY AGEN. · CHAPTER XIX. LAST POEMS--MORE MISSIONS OF CHARITY. · CHAPTER XX. DEATH OF JASMIN--HIS CHARACTER....

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Academy Award for Best Story

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...The Academy Award for Best Story was an Academy Award given from the beginning of the Academy Awards until 1957, wh... ...The Academy Award for Best Story was an Academy Award given from the beginning of the Academy Awards until 1957, when it wa... ...g of the Academy Awards until 1957, when it was eliminated in favor of the Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay, which had been introduced in... ... Academy Awards until 1957, when it was eliminated in favor of the Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay, which had been introduced in 1940. ... ...my Awards until 1957, when it was eliminated in favor of the Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay, which had been introduced in 1940. ... ... A Star Is Born, winner of the 1937 Best Original Story Oscar ... ...- Laszlo Gorog, Thomas Monroe A Medal for Benny - John Steinbeck, Jack Wagner ... ... Best Picture ... ...irector Actor Ac...

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My Double Life: Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt

By: Sarah Bernhardt

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...IX. THE COMEDIE FRANCAISE RETURNS TO PARIS--SARAH BERNHARDT'S COMMENTS ON ACTORS AND ACTRESSES OF THE DAY XXX. MY DEPARTURE FROM THE COMEDIE FRANC... ...tle Bohemian. Ah, the dear, good man, it is to him that I owe all that is best in me. I love him devotedly and have the greatest respect for him. Ho... ...rheard her words to the doctor: "This child," she said, "is one of the best we have here. She will be perfect when once she has received the holy... ... and repeated the outburst twice over. The second prize for tragedy was awarded me, to the great dissatisfaction of the public, as it was thought ... ...y appearance. The tragedy competition was over, and the prizes had been awarded. I had nothing at all, but mention was made of my last year's seco... ...t play is a veritable masterpiece, and it took its author straight to the Academy. Porel, who played the part of Jean-Marie, met with an enormous su... ...Academician just at the time when he was hoping to become a member of the Academy. "Cut it out, cut it out--or you are done for!" brutally replied...

...ONDON--MY EXHIBITION--MY WILD ANIMALS--TROUBLE WITH THE COMEDIE FRANCAISE XXIX. THE COMEDIE FRANCAISE RETURNS TO PARIS--SARAH BERNHARDT'S COMMENTS ON ACTORS AND ACTRESSES OF THE DAY XXX. MY DEPARTURE FROM THE COMEDIE FRANCAISE--PREPARATIONS FOR MY FIRST AMERICAN TOUR--ANOTHER VISIT TO LONDON XXXI. A TOUR IN DENMARK--ROYAL FAMILIES--THE TWENTY-EIGHT DAYS OF SARAH BERNHARDT ...

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Academy Award for Best Cinematography

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... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year to a ci... ...tp://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year to a cinemato... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year to a cinematograp... ... Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year to a cinematographer for work in one particular motion picture. ... ... In its first film season, 1927–28, this award (like others such as the acting awards) was not tied to a specific fi... ... See also BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography References ... ...irector Actor Ac...

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The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakespeare Unfolded

By: Delia Bacon

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...of Raleigh.--Raleigh's School IV. Raleigh's School, continued.--The New Academy * * * * * BOOK I [The HISTO... ...spell." On this object, which she conceives so loftily, the author has bestowed the solitary and self-sustained toil of many years. The volume no... ...t the government, and were compelled to retreat from that enterprise, the best of of them effecting their retreat with some difficulty, others faili... ...ew '_Academe_'). That was the token-name under which a great Book of this Academy was issued.] It is to Sidney, Raleigh, and the Poet of the 'Faer... ...usly. 'That did I, my lord,' replies Polonius, '_and was accounted a good actor_.' 'And what did you enact?' 'I did enact _Julius Caesar_. I--was ki... ... are not secured by that from those penalties which great Nature herself awards in those courts in which her institutes are vindicated. 'Alack, a... ...of the evil, and take away the evils, of which these crimes, that you are awarding penalties to, are the result, let it all alone, I say. Let's have...

... of Elizabeth, and the Elizabethan Men of Letters III. Extracts from the Life of Raleigh.--Raleigh's School IV. Raleigh's School, continued.--The New Academy...

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European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice AwardBest Actor

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... European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice AwardBest European Actor: Winners and ... ... European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice AwardBest European Actor: Winners and nominees... ... European Film Award – Jameson People's Choice AwardBest European Actor: Winners and nominees ... ...en) External links European Film Academy archive ... ... European Film Awards ... ... Best Film ... ... Best Director Best Actor ... ...e Film Audience Award for Best Film ...

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The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakespeare Unfolded

By: Delia Bacon

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...of Raleigh.--Raleigh's School IV. Raleigh's School, continued.--The New Academy * * * * * BOOK I [The HISTO... ...spell." On this object, which she conceives so loftily, the author has bestowed the solitary and self-sustained toil of many years. The volume no... ...t the government, and were compelled to retreat from that enterprise, the best of of them effecting their retreat with some difficulty, others faili... ...ew '_Academe_'). That was the token-name under which a great Book of this Academy was issued.] It is to Sidney, Raleigh, and the Poet of the 'Faer... ...usly. 'That did I, my lord,' replies Polonius, '_and was accounted a good actor_.' 'And what did you enact?' 'I did enact _Julius Caesar_. I--was ki... ... are not secured by that from those penalties which great Nature herself awards in those courts in which her institutes are vindicated. 'Alack, a... ...of the evil, and take away the evils, of which these crimes, that you are awarding penalties to, are the result, let it all alone, I say. Let's have...

... of Elizabeth, and the Elizabethan Men of Letters III. Extracts from the Life of Raleigh.--Raleigh's School IV. Raleigh's School, continued.--The New Academy...

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List of Academy Award Best Actor winners by age

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...This is a list of winners of the Academy Award for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, presented annu... ...This is a list of winners of the Academy Award for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, presented annually by ... ...This is a list of winners of the Academy Award for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, presented annually by the Ac... ...This is a list of winners of the Academy Award for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, presented annually by the Academy of Motion Pictur... ...d for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)[1] to an actor who has ... ...hile working within the film industry. More popularly known as the Academy Award (or the Oscar) for Best Actor, this award was initially presented at ... ...he film industry. More popularly known as the Academy Award (or the Oscar) for Best Actor, this award was initially presented at the 1st Academy Award... ...ilm industry. More popularly known as the Academy Award (or the Oscar) for Best Actor, this award was initially presented at the 1st Academy Awards ce... ... accounting for ties and repeat winners, AMPAS has presented a total of 87 Best Actor awards to 77 different actors. This list is current as of the 86...

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History of the Christian Church, Volume VIII. The History of the Reformation

By: Philip Schaff

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ...riod of the Reformation, in which Luther, Zwingli, and Calvin were the chief actors. It follows the Protestant movement in German, Italian, and French... ...ory. I have freely quoted from Calvin’s works and letters, which give us the best insight into his mind and heart. I have consulted also his chief bio... ...irit. § 160. Geneva an Asylum for Protestants from all Countries. § 161. The Academy of Geneva. The High School of Reformed Theology. § 162. Calvin’s ... ...ever, flourishes in both denominations; and the Anglican Church produced the best liturgy, which has kept its place to this day, with increasing popul... ...in Oestreich−Ungarn ... von 1526 bis 1785. Wien, 1883. Publ. by the Imperial Academy of Sciences in Vienna. Strasser (G.): Der schweizerische Anabapti... ...restraint upon myself; and this praise even the adversaries are compelled to award to me. 633 This feeling prevails to such an extent, that, from day... ... Servetus; and I give thanks to the Son of God, who was the brabeuthv" [ the awarder of your crown of victory] in this your combat. To you also the Ch...

...Preface: This volume concludes the history of the productive period of the Reformation, in which Luther, Zwingli, and Calvin were the chief actors. It follows the Protestant movement in German, Italian, and French Switzerland, to the close of the sixteenth century. During the last year, the sixth?centenary of the oldest surviving Republic was celebrated with grea...

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Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television

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...Aaron Paul (right) has won the award three times, more than any other actor. ... ...Aaron Paul (right) has won the award three times, more than any other actor. The following is a list of Satu... ...or. The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Supporting Actor on Television. ... ... The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Supporting Actor on Television. The award is p... ... The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Supporting Actor on Television. The award is prese... ... The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Supporting Actor on Television. The award is presented annually by... ... on Television. The award is presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films, honoring the work of ... ... Kyle MacLachlan The Librarian: Quest for the Spear James Marsters... ... Best Science Fiction Film ...

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My Old Students

By: Andrew Dickson White

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ... THIS RECORD OF MY LIFE IS INSCRIBED WITH MOST KINDLY RECOLLECTIONS AND BEST WISHES TABLE OF CONTENTS PART I--ENVIRONMENT AND EDUCATION CH... ...t. General character of my environment. My father and mother. Cortland Academy. Its twofold effect upon me. First schooling. Methods in primar... ...primary studies. Physical education. Removal to Syracuse. The Syracuse Academy. Joseph Allen and Professor Root; their influence; moral side of ... ...too, it began receiving young women and sending them forth to become the best of matrons. As my family left the place when I was seven years old I... ... to the entire university, the universal expectation was that it would be awarded to a senior, as had hitherto been the case, and speculations were ... ...ber of the graduating class would take it. When the committee made their award to the essay on ``The Greater Distinctions in Statesmanship,'' opene... ... companions in the two post-coaches were very lively, being mainly French actors and actresses who had just finished their winter campaign in Russia...

...athers and grandmothers. Growth of the new settlement. First recollections of it. General character of my environment. My father and mother. Cortland Academy. Its twofold effect upon me. First schooling. Methods in primary studies. Physical education. Removal to Syracuse. The Syracuse Academy. Joseph Allen and Professor Root; their influence; moral side of the education th...

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AACTA Award for Best Young Actor

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... Best Young Actor AACTA Award ... ...ustralia Presented by Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (... ... Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) First awarded ... ...bsite http://www.aacta.org The AACTA Award for Best Young Actor is an award presen... ...e http://www.aacta.org The AACTA Award for Best Young Actor is an award presented ... ... http://www.aacta.org The AACTA Award for Best Young Actor is an award presented by the Aust... ... The AACTA Award for Best Young Actor is an award presented by the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (... ...ements in film and television."[1] The award is presented at the annual AACTA Awards, which hand out accolades for achievements in feature film, telev... ...ng a continuum of the AFI Young Actors Award.[3] The award was first presented in 1991 as "Best Juvenile Performance", and from 19...

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History of the Mackenzies

By: Alexander Mackenzie

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...by the clan, and by all interested in the history of the Highlands. The best proof of this is the fact that the book has for several years been o... ...nals, and the fragment of the Icolmkill Record merely says that among the actors in the battle of Largs, fought in 1263, was `Peregrinus et Hibernus... ...ve been what they allege - the progenitor of the Mackenzies, whom all the best authorities now maintain to be of purely native Celtic origin. And i... ...f restraint, and ashamed to be idle while they considered themselves fit actors for the stage of their Highland domains, resolved to attempt an esc... ...r resisted her pretensions, and ultimately the matter was arranged by the award of John Forbes of New, Government factor on the forfeited estates of... ...and banquet by the town of Inverness, and as the regiment marched through Academy Street, where the General resided, they halted opposite his resi...

... work appeared in 1879, fifteen years ago. It was well received by the press, by the clan, and by all interested in the history of the Highlands. The best proof of this is the fact that the book has for several years been out o...

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Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television

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...David Boreanaz has won the award three times, more than any other actor. ... ...David Boreanaz has won the award three times, more than any other actor. The following is a list of Satu... ...or. The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Actor on Television (formerly Best Genre TV Actor). ... ... The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Actor on Television (formerly Best Genre TV Actor). ... ... The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Actor on Television (formerly Best Genre TV Actor). ... ... The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Actor on Television (formerly Best Genre TV Actor). The... ...enre TV Actor). The award is presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films, honoring the work of ... ... Noah Wyle The Librarian: Quest for the Spear Flynn Carsen ... ... Best Science Fiction Film ...

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Familiar Studies of Men and Books

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...rary. With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or... ...mmercially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete d... ...hill I owe a double debt of thanks; first, that I was received there in the very best society, and under the eye of the very best of editors; and seco... ...on, continually forced, may degenerate at length into a grimace ; and we have at best something of a caricature, at worst a calumny. Hence, if they be... ...me. But the great restriction is this, that a dramatic author must deal with his actors, and with his actors alone. Certain moments of suspense, certa... ...de the deformity of the laughing man. This, then, is the last praise that we can award to these romances. The author has shown a power of just subordi... ...n the benches, and began to reach the ushers and monitors of this great Ayrshire academy. This arose in part from his lax views about religion ; for a... ... There, if the house be full and the company noble, if the songs be tunable, the actors perfect, and the play diverting, this odd hero of the secret D...

...one in Macmillan's and the rest in the Cornhill Magazine. To the Cornhill I owe a double debt of thanks; first, that I was received there in the very best society, and under the eye of the very best of editors; and second, that the proprietors have allowed me to republish so considerable an amount of copy....

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European Film Award for Best Actor

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...The European Film Award for Best Actor is awarded by the European Film Academy to actors of European la... ...The European Film Award for Best Actor is awarded by the European Film Academy to actors of European languag... ...The European Film Award for Best Actor is awarded by the European Film Academy to actors of European language films. ... ...The European Film Award for Best Actor is awarded by the European Film Academy to actors of European language films. The award was first given to ... ...ded by the European Film Academy to actors of European language films. The award was first given to Max von Sydow for the film Pelle the Conqueror in ... ...ors of European language films. The award was first given to Max von Sydow for the film Pelle the Conqueror in the year 1988. The latest recipient of ... ...e year 1988. The latest recipient of the award is Toni Servillo who won it for The Great Beauty. Contents ... ... Luigi Lo Cascio The Best of Youth La meglio gioventù ... ... External links European Film Academy archive ...

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