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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

...iterature Collection World Public Library.org OF ILLITERACY Title: THE CIVILIZATION OF ILLITERACY Author: MIHAI NADIN Language: English Subje... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...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 ... ...n't people read books? Topos uranikos distributed The Sense of Design Drawing the future Breakaway Convergence and divergence ... ...olitics Judging justice The programmed parliament A battle to be won "Theirs not to reason why" The first war of the civilizatio... ...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 ... ...television sets. In many countries, most children watch television and films before they learn to read. In a few countries, children play comp... ...r with the paraphernalia derived from the stage design and from the costumes used by the characters. We can find substitutes for coal or oi... ...cient explanatory theories. Plato would have barred entrance to the Academy to those who did not master mathematics: "Let no one enter who ...

...Foreward Introduction Literacy in a Changing World Thinking about alternatives Progressing towards illiteracy? Book One The Chasm Between Yesterday and Tomorrow Contrasting characters Choose a letter and click Keeping up with faster living Loaded literacy Man proposes, man disposes Beyond the commitment to literacy A moving target The wise fox...

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Academy Award for Best Costume Design

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...Academy Award for Best Costume Design Country ... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ...ure Arts and Sciences First awarded 1948 ... ...rrently held by Catherine Martin The Great Gatsby (2013) Offi... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Costume Design is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annuall... ...oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Costume Design is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by ... ... film costume design.[1] The award was first given for films made in 1948. Initially, separate award categories were established f... ...or the best achievement of film costume design of the previous year. Films that are eligible for the award must meet a series of criteria, including t... ... singular category for color films in 1967, films set in modern times have won only twice, despite the majority of those nominated being contemporary....

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The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakespeare Unfolded

By: Delia Bacon

...llection World Public Library.org PLAYS OF SHAKSPERE UNFOLDED Title: THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE PLAYS OF SHAKSPERE UNFOLDED Author: DELIA BACON Lan... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...OOL ................23 CHAPTER IV. RALEIGH'S SCHOOL, CONTINUED.—THE NEW ACADEMY. ..........................35 CHAPTER I. ASCENT FROM PARTICULA... ...........................................................133 CHAPTER I. THE DESIGN. .................................................................... ...s the spell.” On this object, which she conceives so loftily, the author has bestowed the solitary and self−sustained toil of many years. The volume n... ...esses of the Middle Ages that could not hold him any longer, shaking off the films of Aristotle and his commentators, that he girded on his sword for ... ...s, waiting to be worn in their newest gloss, not cast aside so soon, and new−won rank, and liberty and life itself, for the sake of putting himself in... ...'s cell, these in which the new science was first brought in, in its slave's costume, with all its native glories shorn, and its eyes put out 'to make... ...they are not secured by that from those penalties which great Nature herself awards in those courts in which her institutes are vindicated. 'Alack, al...

...Excerpt: BOOK I. The ELIZABETHAN ART OF DELIVERY AND TRADITION. [The HISTORICAL KEY to the ELIZABETHAN ART of TRADITION, which formed the FIRST BOOK of this Work as it was originally prepared for the Press, is reserved for separate publicatio...

...Table of Contents: The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakspere Unfolded, 1 -- Delia Bacon, 1 -- BOOK I. THE ELIZABETHAN ART OF DELIVERY AND TRADITION, 3 -- Preface, 4 -- THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE PLAYS OF SHAKSPERE, 8 -- Introduction, 8 -- Chapter I. ...

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Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Costume Design

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...The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Costume Design is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward... ...The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Costume Design is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward film... ...The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Costume Design is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward films with t... ...e Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Costume Design is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward films with the best costume for the year.... ...cademy Award for Best Costume Design is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward films with the best costume for the year. It was introduc... ...est Costume Design is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward films with the best costume for the year. It was introduced in 2005 as Best... ... Mastermind Won Dabi-Dabi ... ... ^ "Official Website of the AMAAs". Africa Movie Academy Awards. Retrieved 22 May 2014.  ...

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The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakespeare Unfolded

By: Delia Bacon

...e Collection World Public Library.org OF SHAKSPERE UNFOLDED Title: THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE PLAYS OF SHAKSPERE UNFOLDED Author: DELIA BACON Langu... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...of Raleigh.--Raleigh's School IV. Raleigh's School, continued.--The New Academy * * * * * BOOK I [The HISTO... ...D POLICY'; OR, THE FABLES OF THE NEW LEARNING. INTRODUCTORY. I. The Design II. The Missing Books of the Great Instauration or 'Philosophy ... ...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... ...es of the Middle Ages that could not hold him any longer, shaking off the films of Aristotle and his commentators, that he girded on his sword for t... ...waiting to be worn in their newest gloss, not cast aside so soon, and new-won rank, and liberty and life itself, for the sake of putting himself in... ...cell, these in which the new science was first brought in, in its slave's costume, with all its native glories shorn, and its eyes put out 'to make ... ... are not secured by that from those penalties which great Nature herself awards in those courts in which her institutes are vindicated. 'Alack, a...

...TABLE OF CONTENTS. PREFACE INTRODUCTION. I. The Proposition II. The Age 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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Academy Award

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... The Academy Award Portal ... ... The Academy Award Portal ... ... The Academy Award Portal ... ...f film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical and period films and occasional comedies, though her greatest successes were romantic ... ...nces. Her career went through several periods of decline, and she admitted that her success had often been at the expense of her personal relationship... ... Walt Disney holds the record for having the most Academy Awards: 22 won, and 4 honorary. He also holds the record for the most nominations, hav... ... The first movie to win a best picture award was the 1927 film Wings. ... ... • Best Animated Feature • Best Art Direction • Best Cinematography • Best Costume DesignBest Director • Best Documentary Feature • Best Documentar... ...Animated Feature • Best Art Direction • Best Cinematography • Best Costume DesignBest Director • Best Documentary Feature • Best Documentary Short ...

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The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakespeare Unfolded

By: Delia Bacon

...ection World Public Library.org PLAYS OF SHAKSPERE UNFOLDED Title: THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE PLAYS OF SHAKSPERE UNFOLDED Author: DELIA BACON Langu... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...of Raleigh.--Raleigh's School IV. Raleigh's School, continued.--The New Academy * * * * * BOOK I [The HISTO... ...D POLICY'; OR, THE FABLES OF THE NEW LEARNING. INTRODUCTORY. I. The Design II. The Missing Books of the Great Instauration or 'Philosophy ... ...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... ...es of the Middle Ages that could not hold him any longer, shaking off the films of Aristotle and his commentators, that he girded on his sword for t... ...waiting to be worn in their newest gloss, not cast aside so soon, and new-won rank, and liberty and life itself, for the sake of putting himself in... ...cell, these in which the new science was first brought in, in its slave's costume, with all its native glories shorn, and its eyes put out 'to make ... ... are not secured by that from those penalties which great Nature herself awards in those courts in which her institutes are vindicated. 'Alack, a...

...TABLE OF CONTENTS. PREFACE INTRODUCTION. I. The Proposition II. The Age 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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Academy Award for Best Actor

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...cademy Award for Best Actor Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in ... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role ... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Actor is an award presented annually by the Acad... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Actor is an award presented annually by the Academy ... ...s of the awards, actors were nominated as the best in their categories. At that time, all of their work during the qualifying period (as many as three... ...hat time, all of their work during the qualifying period (as many as three films, in some cases) was listed after the award.[3] However, during the 3r... ... Warner Baxter won in 1928 for his role in In Old Arizona ... ...ography Costume Design ... ... Costume Design F...

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Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands V2

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

...... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...es.—To Paris. LETTER XLVII. Antwerp.—Rubens. LETTER XLVIII. Paris.—School of Design.—Egyptian and Assyrian Remains.—Mrs. S. C. Hall.—The Pantheon.—The... ...one their work as well as they usually do. The engraving that you get in the best editions of his works may be considered, I suppose, a fair represent... ...g ago, and laws made about it.” “So we have made laws,” said he, “but people won't keep them unless we follow them up.” He has a very prompt, cheerful... ...ng; and, what amused me very much, a few Highland musicians, dressed in full costume, occasionally marched through the hall, playing on their bagpipes... ...red uneasily. Tufts of feathery down came up out of the mass. Soft, floating films lifted from the surface and streamed away dissolving. Strange hues ... ...sm. The object is noble and important. I feel that he must succeed. His best award is in the judgments of the unsophisticated heart. A painter who doe... ...ases of flowers, that sell for one or two sous. We went also to the National Academy of Fine Arts, a government school for the gratuitous instruction ...

...Excerpt: LETTER XIX. May 19. Dear E.:? This letter I consecrate to you, because I know that the persons and things to be introduced into it will most particularly be appreciated by you. In your evening reading circles, Macaulay, Sidney Smith, and Milman have long been such familiar names that you will be glad t...

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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... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role ... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awards of merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Pic... ...ies. Then all of their work during the qualifying period (as many as three films, in some cases) was listed after the award. However, during the 3rd A... ...egory was specifically introduced as a distinct award following complaints that the single Best Actress category necessarily favored leading performer... ...ancers in all people for all time (22, 23). Moreover, movie stars who have won multiple Academy Awards have a survival advantage of 6.0 years (CI, 0.7... ...ography Costume Design ... ... Costume Design F...

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A Legacy of Leadership

...965 Library of Congress Card Number: 00-107057 First edition published by the National Endowment for the Arts in September 2000. A LEGACY OF LEADERS... ..................................................................66–77 Gifts That Keep on Giving ................................................78–87 C... ...wment for the Arts has articulated the importance of the visual, literary, design and performing arts in America. This small federal agency—the only ... ... the University of California. Cornerstone Theater Company 7 for the Arts awarded Cornerstone a $125,000 Challenge Grant, requiring a three-to- one r... ...ve.Chalk Circle . Based on Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle , the show won the Theatre League Alliance’s 1996 Ovation Award for Best Production of... ...Circle , the show won the Theatre League Alliance’s 1996 Ovation Award for Best Production of the Year. “The obvious jewel of interacting with other p... ...ts heritage of their homeland. The women continued to produce textiles and costumes with intricate embroidery, appliqués and geometric patterns. Some ... ...d for excellence,” according to Dee Davis, Executive Producer of Appalshop Films. “NEA funding helped Appalshop make the case that what was local was ... ...lemings’ Joan of Arc (1948) starring Ingrid Bergman, a film that won seven Academy Awards including Best Actress for Bergman; and D.W. Griffith’s Int...

...Excerpt: ?Art is a nation?s most precious heritage. For it is in our works of art that we reveal ourselves, and to others, the inner vision which guides us as a nation. And where there is no vision, the people perish.?...

...Table of Contents: Chairman?s Message, 3 -- Building Strong Communities, 4?13 -- Bringing the Arts to New Audiences, 14?25 -- Keeping the Past Alive, 26?37 -- Shining a Spotlight, 38?45 -- Sowing the Seeds for Success, 46?55 -- Responding to Crises, 56?65 -- Transformations, 66?77 -- Gifts That Keep on Giving, 78?...

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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 ... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year to a ci... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is an Academy Award awarded each year to a cinematograp... ...s Rosher were nominated for their work together on Sunrise but three other films shot individually by either Rosher or Struss were also listed as part... ...e film to win is Schindler's List (1993). Floyd Crosby won the award for Tabu in 1931, which was the last silent film to win in th... ... Rudolph Maté That Hamilton Woman Color ... ...ography Costume Design ... ... Costume Design F...

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The National Endowment for the Arts

By: Bill Ivey

...THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS 1965 2000 A BRIEF CHRONOLOGY OF FEDERAL SUPPOR T FOR THE AR TS ... ...ons facilitating the release of this creative talent.” On September 29 of that year, the National Endowment for the Arts – a new public agency dedic... ...in the arts has paid tremen­ dous dividends. Since 1965, the Endowment has awarded more than 111,000 grants to arts organizations and artists in all ... ...t on the subject of John Trumbull, President of the American the arts.” Academy of Fine Arts, proposes to President John Quincy Adams a “Plan for ... ... as the John F. Kennedy Center for the June 12, 1963 Performing Arts and designating it as Kennedy’s By Executive Order 11112, President Kennedy e... ...“access to the Luciano Pavarotti dazzles millions of public broadcasting best—access viewers in a telecast from the Metropolitan Opera House. Phot... ...r achievements. Charles Johnson, a 1980 Literature Fellowship recipient, won the National Book Award for his 1990 novel Middle Passage. Cover cour... ...es to public libraries a rich collection of “orphan,” or noncom­ mercial, films from the past century. U.S. Poet Laureate and Boston University Pro... ..., Bandleader St. Croix, VI Allison “Totie” Montana Mardi Gras Chief, Costume Maker New Orleans, LA Alex Moore, Sr. African-American Blues Pia...

Excerpt: THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS

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Academy Award for Best Production Design

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...Academy Award for Best Production Design Country ... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... Adam Stockhausen Anna Pinnock The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) ... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Awards are the oldest awards ceremony for achievements in motion pictures. ... ...awards ceremony for achievements in motion pictures. The Academy Award for Best Production Design recognizes achievement in art direction on a film. T... ...47, the award is shared with the Set decorator(s). The films below are listed with their production year (for example, the 2000 Ac... ... Vincent Korda Julia Heron That Hamilton Woman Cedric G... ... Jr. Jack Mills How the West Was Won Ralph Brinton ... ...ography Costume Design ...

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After the Rain

By: Sam Vaknin

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: AFTER THE RAIN Author: SAM VAKNIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ... the East 1st EDITION Sam Vaknin, Ph.D. Editing and Design: Lidija Rangelovska Lidija Rangelovska A Narcissus Public... ...e is referring to English. His country – he triumphantly shrills – is the best, an island of civilization among the barbarians at the gates. He enu... ...mocratic, and often unnecessarily aggressive. They knew that tenders were won by bribes, that transparency was a mockery, that the courts were negl... ...y Academic Mira Markovic is an "Honorary Academic" of the Russian Academy of Science. It cost a lot of money to obtain this title and the ... ... with them an investment of the scarce resources of their homeland – and award it to their new, much richer, host countries. This is an absurd si... ...ce, at taking advantage of foreigners vulnerable to their music, to their costumes, to their rustic shrewdness. In 1963, upon the occasion of a part... ...the right faculties and in mastering the right languages. They watched films intently, read books, clipped magazine articles, surfed the internet...

...This document contains chapters such as The Cavemen and the Alien Is Transition Possible?, Can Socialist Professors of Economics Teach Capitalism?, and The Poets and the Eclipse....

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Academy Award for Best Directing

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...emy Award for Best Director Awarded for "Excellence in cinematic directi... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... First awarded 1929 (for direction in films released during the 1927/1928 film season) ... ... 1929 (for direction in films released during the 1927/1928 film season) C... ... oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Directing (Best Director), usually known as the Best Director Oscar, i... ...y, only one of them was listed on the final award as the film for which he won. Finally, for the 1931 awards, this confusing system was replaced by th... ...re have been very closely linked throughout their history. Of the 86 films that have been awarded Best Picture, 62 have also been awarded Best Directo... ...one individual may claim screen credit as a film's director. (This rule is designed to prevent rights and ownership issues and to eliminate lobbying f... ...ography Costume Design ...

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After the Rain

By: Sam Vaknin

...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: AFTER THE RAIN Author: SAM VAKNIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ... 1st EDITION Sam Vaknin, Ph.D. Editing and Design: Lidija Rangelovska Lidija Rangelovska A Narcissu... ...e is referring to English. His country - he triumphantly shrills - is the best, an island of civilization among the barbarians at the gates. He enum... ...mocratic, and often unnecessarily aggressive. They knew that tenders were won by bribes, that transparency was a mockery, that the courts were negli... ...ademic Mira Markovic is an "Honorary Academic" of the Russian Academy of Science. It cost a lot of money to obtain this title and the Se... ...y with them an investment of the scarce resources of their homeland - and award it to their new, much richer, host countries. This is an absurd situ... ...ce, at taking advantage of foreigners vulnerable to their music, to their costumes, to their rustic shrewdness. In 1963, upon the occasion of a p... ...m the right faculties and in mastering the right languages. They watched films intently, read books, clipped magazine articles, surfed the internet...

...This document contains chapters such as The Cavemen and the Alien Is Transition Possible?, Can Socialist Professors of Economics Teach Capitalism?, and The Poets and the Eclipse....

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Academy Award for Best Picture

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...demy Award for Best Picture Awarded for Best Picture of the Year ... ... Awarded for Best Picture of the Year Cou... ... Awarded for Best Picture of the Year Country ... ... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... First awarded 1929 (for films released during the 1927/1928 film season) ... ...e Academy Awards ceremonies have been held since 2002, showcase every film that has won the Best Picture title since the award's inception.[1] As of t... ... Awards ceremonies have been held since 2002, showcase every film that has won the Best Picture title since the award's inception.[1] As of the 86th A... ...ography Costume Design ... ... Costume Design F...

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The Cruise of the Kawa : Wanderings in the South Seas

By: Walter E. Traprock

.... TRAPROCK Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org THE KAWA Title: THE CRUISE OF THE KAWA Author: WALTER E. TRAPROCK Lang... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...e well-known broken doughnut formation, to, "B," the high-browed, mansard design popularized by F. O'Brien. [Footnote: This is the type "E". of Melv... ...l hailstones without protection, for though our pith-helmets were of the best quality they were, after all, but pith, and a cocoanut is a cocoanut,... ...eir songs, weaving chaplets of flowers, stringing pearls for their simple costumes, playing games and exchanging the badinage and gossip which are t... ...thing he painted. In a darkroom of closely woven _panjandrus_ leaves the films were developed and a proof rushed off to Baahaabaa long before the a... ...ans? Everything's gray and I can beat him a mile on gray; secondly, there won't be a gang of people around, and, thirdly, Swank simply loathes getti... ...ut it was plain to see whom the shouting was for. Then Baahaabaa made the awards and--the prizes were identical--two royal _rigolos_ of mother-of-pe... ...oo well known to need recital, Swank's success, Whinney's position in the Academy of Sciences, my own recognition by the Royal Geographic Society. ...

...Chapter I. We get under way. Polynesia?s busiest corner. Our ship?s company. A patriotic celebration rudely interrupted. In the grip of the elements. Necessary repairs. A night vigil. Land ho!...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I We get under way. Polynesia's busiest corner. Our ship's company. A patriotic celebration rudely interrupted. In the grip of the elements. Necessary repairs. A night vigil. Land ho! CHAPTER II A real discovery. Polynesia analyzed. The astounding nature of the Filberts. Their curious sound, and its reason. We make a landing. Our first gl...

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Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

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... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay is the Academy Award for the... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay is the Academy Award for the best script... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay is the Academy Award for the best script not based... ...o win. Preston Sturges was nominated for two different films in the same year (1944): Hail the Conquering Hero and The Miracle of ... ... 1957 (30th) Designing Woman George Wells ... ... Alain Robbe-Grillet That Touch of Mink Stanley Shapiro ... ... (36th) How the West Was Won James Webb ... ...ography Costume Design ...

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The Cruise of the Kawa : Wanderings in the South Seas

By: Walter E. Traprock

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE CRUISE OF THE KAW Author: WALTER E. TRAPROCK Language: English Subje... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ... the well−known broken doughnut formation, to, “B,” the high−browed, mansard design popularized by F. O'Brien. [Footnote: This is the type “E”. of Mel... ...oreal hailstones without protection, for though our pith−helmets were of the best quality they were, after all, but pith, and a cocoanut is a cocoanut... ... their songs, weaving chaplets of flowers, stringing pearls for their simple costumes, playing games and exchanging the badinage and gossip which are ... ... everything he painted. In a darkroom of closely woven panjandrus leaves the films were developed and a proof rushed off to Baahaabaa long before the ... ... means? Everything's gray and I can beat him a mile on gray; secondly, there won't be a gang of people around, and, thirdly, Swank simply loathes gett... .... But it was plain to see whom the shouting was for. Then Baahaabaa made the awards and—the prizes were identical—two royal rigolos of mother−of−pearl... ...e too well known to need recital, Swank's success, Whinney's position in the Academy of Sciences, my own recognition by the Royal Geographic Society. ...

...Excerpt: Of late the lure of the South Seas has laid its gentle spell rather overwhelmingly upon American readers. To be unread in Polynesiana is to be intellectually declasse... In the face of this avid appetite for tropic?scented literature...

...Table of Contents: The Cruise of the Kawa, 1 -- Walter E. Traprock, 1 -- PUBLISHER'S NOTE, 2 -- Chapter I, 3 -- Chapter II, 7 -- Chapter III, 10 -- Chapter IV, 14 -- Chapter V, 18 -- Chapter VI, 22 -- Chapter VII, 26 -- Chapter VIII, 30 -- Chap...

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Academy Award for Best Original Song

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... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annuall... ... http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people ... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in... ... 5 Records 5.1 Most awards won 5.2 Multiple-winning s... ...rement for nomination The original requirement was only that the nominated song appear in a motion picture during the previous year... ...ceive multiple nominations, the first to do so was Fame in 1980. Only four films have featured three nominated songs: Beauty and the Beast, The Lion K... ...ography Costume Design ... ... Costume Design F...

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Musical Canada; Volume: 9

By: Parkhurst, Edwin R

... University of Toronto Presented to the Edward Johnson Music Library by Gwendolyn Koldofsky- in memory of Ado... ...oncur in every argument for the Steinway and hesitate at the price, remember that it is the higher cost that makes all Steinway attributes possible. G... ...iday, April 17th Send for Calendar and Syllabus MUSICAL CANADA The Canadian Academy of Music Limited, Toronto President' Lieut. Col. A. E. Gooderham ... ...eter C. Kennedy The brilliancy of the faculty and the great artistic success won recently by their students is a convincing proof of the artistic me/i... ...ED, 319 Markham St., Toronto MUSIC We Stock Everythlns that is Good in Music BEST DISCOUMTS PBOBIFT SEXVICE Sand ua a trial ordar and be eonvlnecd THE... ...bon. THE ALEXANDER ENGRAVING GO. Limited 352 Adelaide Street West, - TORONTO Designing, Half-tone Engraving, Zinc Etching, and Commercial Photography.... ...hly competent aggregation of singers and instrumentalists, with a scenic and costume equipment of metropolitan elaboration. Mr. Quinlan writes that Ca... ...gers; pianola records of great players, and now we are to have cinematograph films of great conductors, and, what is more, orchestras are to play to t... ...rs. At the Paris Exhibition in 1867 he obtained honour- able mention and was awarded a silver medal at the Paris Exhibition in 1878, the onh^ prize gi...

Edited by E.R. Parkhurst; Some issues in photocopy; 1906-Apr. 1907, The Violin 22

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List of Academy Award-winning foreign-language films

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...A theatrical poster for Japan's Gate of Hell, a recipient of the Academy Award for Costume Design as well as an Academy Honorary Award ... ...A theatrical poster for Japan's Gate of Hell, a recipient of the Academy Award for Costume Design as well as an Academy Honorary Award ... ...A theatrical poster for Japan's Gate of Hell, a recipient of the Academy Award for Costume Design as well as an Academy Honorary Award ... ...ical poster for Japan's Gate of Hell, a recipient of the Academy Award for Costume Design as well as an Academy Honorary Award ... ...ter for Japan's Gate of Hell, a recipient of the Academy Award for Costume Design as well as an Academy Honorary Award ... ...ion Picture Arts and Sciences has given Academy Awards to foreign language films since 1945. The Academy defines a foreign language film as a feature-... ...film as a feature-length motion picture produced outside the United States that contains primarily non-English dialogue. Films that meet these criteri... ...gue. Films that meet these criteria are eligible for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. They can be nominated for awards in categories ... ...egories.[1] As of 2008, 24 foreign language films have won Academy Awards outside of the Best Foreign Language Film category. The ...

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Musical Canada; Volume: 8

By: Parkhurst, Edwin R

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By: Abbie Hoffman

...... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...it. The weapons are carefully chosen. They are "home−made," in that they are designed for use in our unique electronic jungle. Here the uptown reviewe... ...t again, the dictionary of law fails us. Murder in a uniform is heroic, in a costume it is a crime. False advertisements win awards, forgers end up in... ...in a uniform is heroic, in a costume it is a crime. False advertisements win awards, forgers end up in jail. Inflated prices guarantee large profits w... ...e still some places where you can get all you can eat for a fixed price. The best of these places are in Las Vegas. Sew a plastic bag onto your tee−sh... ...ture and books. Offer to help them carry out stuff if you can keep what they won't be taking. Vintage Vinyl:Steal This Book FREE CLOTHING FURNITURE... ...nch Co., 9068 Mustard St., Rochester, New York 14609. This great film won an Academy Award for best picture of 1793. POSTERS Beautiful wall posters ar... ...ule. • At the Metropolitan Museum, Fifth Ave. and 82nd St., you can see art films every Monday at 3:00 PM. TR 9−5500 for a schedule. • New York Univ...

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Handley Cross; Or, Mr. Jorrocks's Hunt

By: Robert Smith Surtees

...Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership... ...APTER LXXX. WHO-HOOP! TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD JOHN SCOTT. ONE OF THE BEST OF BRITISH SPORTSMEN, This Volume is Inscribed, BY HIS OBLIGED AND FAI... ...Mr. Jorrocks, having for many years maintained his popularity, it is hoped that, with the aid of the illustrations, he is now destined for longevity. ... ...pe it appears; it is a manly and a wholesome exercise, and seems by nature designed to be the amusement of the Briton.— Beckford. WHEN Michael Hardey... ...with an amazing expanse of chest, and well-proportioned limbs. His hunting costume consisted of a good nut-brown coat, almost matching his complexion,... ... more without producing any favourable effect upon the meeting, for having won or borrowed money from most of them, no one felt inclined to allow him ... ...g public meetings (laughter) was likely to clear away many of the cobwebs, films, mystifications, and obstructions that hung in the way of a clear and... ...sed a knowledge of 'osses far superior to any man of the present day. 'The Academy for Grown 'Ossmen,' is a perfect text-book in its way, and when a m... ...ey I paid for your nasty diseased horse, which an honest English jury will award me in the event of a refusal. Waiting your answer, I remain, sir, "Yo...

...I respect hunting in whatever shape it appears; it is a manly and a wholesome exercise, and seems by nature designed to be the amusement of the Briton. Beckford. WHEN Michael Hardey died, great was the difficulty in the Vale of Sheepwash to devise how the farmers' hunt was to be carried on. Michael, a venerable sportsman of the old...

...· PREFACE. · CHAPTER I. THE OLDEN TIMES. · CHAPTER II. THE RIVAL DOCTORS AND M.C. · CHAPTER III. THE RIVAL ORATORS. · CHAPTER IV. THE HUNT BALL. · CHAPTER V. THE HUNT COMMITTEE. · CHAPTER VI. THE CLIMAX OF DISASTER. · CHAPTER VII. MR. JORROCKS. · CH...

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... Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... ...ure Arts and Sciences First awarded 1981 ... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling is the Oscar given to the... ... .org.oscarswww The Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling is the Oscar given to the best achievement in m... ... best achievement in makeup and hair-styling for film. Usually, only three films are nominated each year rather than five as in most categories. The e... ...s the Academy Award for Best Makeup, after the Academy received complaints that the make-up work in The Elephant Man (1980) was not going to be honore... ...demy Award for Best Makeup. Baker is the category's first honoree after he won for his work in An American Werewolf in London (1981). ... ...ography Costume Design ... ... Costume Design F...

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The History of the Netherlands, 1555-1623

By: John Lothrop Motley

...re Collection World Public Library.org NETHERLANDS, 1555-1623 Title: THE HISTORY OF THE NETHERLANDS, 1555-1623 Author: JOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY Lan... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...e his other garments defined and gave full play to his limbs, completed his costume. The Gaul, on the contrary, was so fond of dress that the Roma... ...nt home but five hundred. Upon reaching the place of refuge where they had bestowed their women and children, Caesar found, after the battle, that ... ...ecting supernatural sanction for the authority which their good swords have won and are ever ready to maintain. Thus organized, the force of iron a... ...ck struck three, the hero of the scene appeared. Caesar, as he was always designated in the classic language of the day, entered, leaning on the s... ... gentry of the land for his dexterity in such sports. To Count Charles was awarded upon this occasion the silver cup from the lady of the lists. C... ...y returned next day, accompanied by Lambert Hortensius, rector of a Latin academy, together with four other citizens. Before this deputation had ... ...astic hatreds, and to secure a peaceful future for Christendom, melted into films of gossamer, and the great war of demons, no longer to be quelled ...

...JOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY, born in Dorchester, Mass. 1814, died 1877. Other works: Morton?s Hopes and Merry Mount, novels. Motley was the United States Minister to Austria, 1861-67, and the United States Minister to England, 1869-70. Mark Twain mentions his respect for John Motley. Oliver Wendell Holmes said in ?An Oration delivered before the City Authorit...

...CONTENTS: The Rise of the Dutch Republic, 1555-1584 History of the United Netherlands, 1584-1609 Life and Death of John of Barneveld, 1609-1623 A Memoir of John Lothrop Motley by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr....

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Introduction to Browning

By: Hiram Corson

... {There are several Greek phrases in this book. ASCII cannot represent the Greek characters, so if you are interested in these phrases, use the... ...ement with your nature? Let it remain as an assurance to younger poets that, after fifty years’ work unattended by any conspicuous recognition,... ...evement for a good musician. And now, -- here is Christmas: all my best wishes go to you and Mrs Corson. Those of my sister also. She was... ...r been an age so flooded with light. The great age of Elizabeth (which designation I would apply to the period of fifty years or more, from 157... ...mulation of the painted scene, boards, actors, prompters, gaslight, and costume; and TAKE FOR A WORTHIER STAGE, THE SOUL ITSELF, ITS SHIFTING FA... ... (Death’s altar by the lone shore), she sees a cricket spring gay, with films of blue, upon the parched turf, and a beautiful butterfly settle a... ... day long, * * * * * And, now the day was won, relieved at once!" He then adds that there was "‘... ...0] God, I conclude, compensates, punishes. ’Tis safer for me, if the award be strict, That I am something underrated here, Poor this long ... ... 135, pp. 221-249: 679 on ‘Balaustion’s Adventure’. 1872. Academy, Jan. 15: on ‘Hohenstiel-Schwangau’. 1872. Academy, July 1...

...PREFACE: The purpose of the present volume is to afford some aid and guidance in the study of Robert Browning’s Poetry, which, being the most complexly subjective of all English poetry, is, for that reason alone, the most difficult. A...

...CONTENTS. PREFACE. INTRODUCTION. I. The Spiritual Ebb and Flow exhibited in English Poetry 15 from Chaucer to Tennyson and Browning. {This section contains Browning’s ‘Popularity’ and many excerpts.} II. The Idea of Personality and of Art as an intermediate age...

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World Ebook Library's Selected Works of Mark Twain

By: Mark Twain and Albert Bigelow Paine

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...me" as it is in a Pleasure Ship--"Shaking Hands" with the Vessel--Jack in Costume--His Father's Parting Advice--Approaching Egypt--Ashore in Alexand... ...o learn that our piano, our parlor organ, and our melodeon were to be the best instruments of the kind that could be had in the market. I was proud... ... feeling passably comfortable. Somebody ejaculated: "Come, now, that won't answer. Read the sign up there--NO SMOKING ABAFT THE WHEEL!" It ... ...y wrought and dressed in the fanciful costumes of two centuries ago. The design was a history of something or somebody, but none of us were learned... ...e is an innocent old ass who eats for four and looks wiser than the whole Academy of France would have any right to look, and never uses a one-sylla... ...eirs then came forward and put in a bill for damages. The Second Auditor awarded them $8,873, being half the damage sustained by Fisher. The Audito... ...a fish's skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little fringy films of lace; she had deep, tender eyes, with long, curved lashes; and s...

...For months the great pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land was chatted about in the newspapers everywhere in America and discussed at countless firesides. It was a novelty in the way of excursions?its like had not been thought ...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I. Popular Talk of the Excursion--Programme of the Trip--Duly Ticketed for the Excursion--Defection of the Celebrities CHAPTER II. Grand Preparations--An Imposing Dignitary--The European Exodus-- Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Ass...

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The Entire Pg Files of the Works of Mark Twain

By: Mark Twain

...ure Collection World Public Library.org WORKS OF MARK TWAIN Title: THE ENTIRE PG FILES OF THE WORKS OF MARK TWAIN Author: MARK TWAIN Language:... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...me" as it is in a Pleasure Ship--"Shaking Hands" with the Vessel--Jack in Costume--His Father's Parting Advice--Approaching Egypt--Ashore in Alexand... ...o learn that our piano, our parlor organ, and our melodeon were to be the best instruments of the kind that could be had in the market. I was proud... ...d feeling passably comfortable. Somebody ejaculated: "Come, now, that won't answer. Read the sign up there--NO SMOKING ABAFT THE WHEEL!" It ... ...y wrought and dressed in the fanciful costumes of two centuries ago. The design was a history of something or somebody, but none of us were learned... ...e is an innocent old ass who eats for four and looks wiser than the whole Academy of France would have any right to look, and never uses a one-sylla... ...eirs then came forward and put in a bill for damages. The Second Auditor awarded them $8,873, being half the damage sustained by Fisher. The Audito... ...a fish's skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little fringy films of lace; she had deep, tender eyes, with long, curved lashes; and s...

...Preface: This book is a record of a pleasure trip. If it were a record of a solemn scientific expedition, it would have about it that gravity, that profundity, and that impressive incomprehensibility which are so proper to works of that kind, and withal so attractive. Yet notwithstanding it is only a record of a pic-nic, it has a purpose, which is to s...

...CONTENTS CHAPTER I. Popular Talk of the Excursion--Programme of the Trip--Duly Ticketed for the Excursion--Defection of the Celebrities CHAPTER II. Grand Preparations--An Imposing Dignitary--The European Exodus-- Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Ass...

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...The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Animation is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward the ... ...The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Animation is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward the best animated films for the year.[1] ... ...vie Academy Award for Best Animation is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward the best animated films for the year.[1] ... ... is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to reward the best animated films for the year.[1] Best Anima... ... Ebele Okoye Won 2009 ... ... ^ "Official Website of the AMAAs". Africa Movie Academy Awards. Retrieved 22 May 2014.  ... ... Achievement in Costume Design ... ... Achievement in Costume Design A...

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Entire Gutenberg Twain Files

By: Mark Twain

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...me" as it is in a Pleasure Ship--"Shaking Hands" with the Vessel--Jack in Costume--His Father's Parting Advice--Approaching Egypt--Ashore in Alexand... ...o learn that our piano, our parlor organ, and our melodeon were to be the best instruments of the kind that could be had in the market. I was proud... ...d feeling passably comfortable. Somebody ejaculated: "Come, now, that won't answer. Read the sign up there--NO SMOKING ABAFT THE WHEEL!" It ... ...y wrought and dressed in the fanciful costumes of two centuries ago. The design was a history of something or somebody, but none of us were learned... ...e is an innocent old ass who eats for four and looks wiser than the whole Academy of France would have any right to look, and never uses a one-sylla... ...eirs then came forward and put in a bill for damages. The Second Auditor awarded them $8,873, being half the damage sustained by Fisher. The Audito... ...a fish's skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little fringy films of lace; she had deep, tender eyes, with long, curved lashes; and s...

...Preface: This book is a record of a pleasure trip. If it were a record of a solemn scientific expedition, it would have about it that gravity, that profundity, and that impressive incomprehensibility which are so proper to works of that kind, and withal so attractive. Yet notwithstanding it is only a record of a picnic, it has a purpose, which is to su...

...CONTENTS: CHAPTER I. Popular Talk of the Excursion--Programme of the Trip--Duly Ticketed for the Excursion--Defection of the Celebrities CHAPTER II. Grand Preparations--An Imposing Dignitary--The European Exodus-- Mr. Blucher's Opinion--Stateroom No. 10--The Ass...

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Introduction to Robert Browning

By: Hiram Corson

...... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...h of an achievement for a good musician. And now, here is Christmas: all my best wishes go to you and Mrs Corson. Those of my sister also. She was in... ...d never been an age so flooded with light. The great age of Elizabeth (which designation I would apply to the period of fifty years or more, from 1575... ...he simulation of the painted scene, boards, actors, prompters, gaslight, and costume; and TAKE FOR A WORTHIER STAGE, THE SOUL ITSELF, ITS SHIFTING FAN... ...ut it (Death's altar by the lone shore), she sees a cricket spring gay, with films of blue, upon the parched turf, and a beautiful butterfly settle an... ...s work all the dim day long, * * * * * And, now the day was won, relieved at once!" He then adds that there was "`No further sh... ... [140] God, I conclude, compensates, punishes. 'Tis safer for me, if the award be strict, That I am something underrated here, Poor this long wh... ...nburgh Rev., Jan., Vol. 135, pp. 221−249: on `Balaustion's Adventure'. 1872. Academy, Jan. 15: on `Hohenstiel−Schwangau'. 1872. Academy, July 1: on `F...

...Preface: The purpose of the present volume is to afford some aid and guidance in the study of Robert Browning?s Poetry, which, being the most complexly subjective of all English poetry, is, for that reason alone, the most difficult. A...

...Table of Contents: Introduction to Robert Browning, 1 -- Hiram Corson, 1 -- Preface, 9 -- Note to the Second Edition, 10 -- Note to the Third Edition, 10 -- Introduction, 10 -- I. The Spiritual Ebb and Flow exhibited in English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson and Brownin0g. -- Popularity, 25 -- II. The Idea of Personality...

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Introduction to Robert Browning

By: Hiram Corson

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...achievement for a good musician. And now, -- here is Christmas: all my best wishes go to you and Mrs Corson. Those of my sister also. She was i... ...ver been an age so flooded with light. The great age of Elizabeth (which designation I would apply to the period of fifty years or more, from 1575 ... ...simulation of the painted scene, boards, actors, prompters, gaslight, and costume; and TAKE FOR A WORTHIER STAGE, THE SOUL ITSELF, ITS SHIFTING FANC... ...t (Death's altar by the lone shore), she sees a cricket spring gay, with films of blue, upon the parched turf, and a beautiful butterfly settle and... ... dim day long, * * * * * And, now the day was won, relieved at once!" He then adds that there was "`No furth... ... [140] God, I conclude, compensates, punishes. 'Tis safer for me, if the award be strict, That I am something underrated here, Poor this long whil... ...Rev., Jan., Vol. 135, pp. 221-249: on `Balaustion's Adventure'. 1872. Academy, Jan. 15: on `Hohenstiel-Schwangau'. 1872. Academy, July 1: o...

...I waited some days after the arrival of your Book and Letter, thinking I might be able to say more of my sense of your goodness: but I can do no more now than a week ago. You ?hope I shall not find too much to disapprove of? what I ought to protest a...

...CONTENTS. PREFACE. INTRODUCTION. I. The Spiritual Ebb and Flow exhibited in English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson and Browning. {This section contains Browning's `Popularity' and many excerpts.} II. The Idea of Personality and of Art as an intermediate agency...

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Introduction to Robert Browning

By: Hiram Corson

...Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership... ...agreement with your nature? Let it remain as an assurance to younger poets that, after fifty 12 years' work unattended by any conspicuous recognition... ...f an achievement for a good musician. And now, —here is Christmas: all my best wishes go to you and Mrs Corson. Those of my sister also. She was inde... ...never been an age so flooded with light. The great age of Elizabeth (which designation I would apply to the period of fifty years or more, from 1575 t... ... simulation of the painted scene, boards, actors, prompters, gaslight, and costume; and TAKE FOR A WORTHIER STAGE, THE SOUL ITSELF, ITS SHIFTING FANCI... ... it (Death's altar by the lone shore), she sees a cricket spring gay, with films of blue, upon the parched turf, and a beautiful butterfly settle and ... ...ing the King's work all the dim day long, * * * * * And, now the day was won, relieved at once!" He then adds that there was "`No further show o... ...,[140] God, I conclude, compensates, punishes. 'Tis safer for me, if the award be strict, That I am something underrated here, Poor this long whil... ...rgh Rev., Jan., Vol. 135, pp. 221-249: on `Balaustion's Adventure'. 1872. Academy, Jan. 15: on `Hohenstiel-Schwangau'. 1872. Academy, July 1: on `Fi...

...PREFACE: The purpose of the present volume is to afford some aid and guidance in the study of Robert Browning's Poetry, which, being the most complexly subjective of all English poetry, is, for that reason alone, the most difficult. A...

...· PREFACE. · Note to the Second Edition. · Note to the Third Edition. · INTRODUCTION. · I. The Spiritual Ebb and Flow exhibited in English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson and Browning. · Popularity. · II. The Idea of Personality and of Art as an ...

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Handley Cross; Or, Mr. Jorrocks's Hunt

By: Robert Smith Surtees

...... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ... CHAPTER LXXX. WHO−HOOP! TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE LORD JOHN SCOTT. ONE OF THE BEST OF BRITISH SPORTSMEN, This Volume is Inscribed, BY HIS OBLIGED AND F... ...hape it appears; it is a manly and a wholesome exercise, and seems by nature designed to be the amusement of the Briton. Beckford. WHEN Michael Harde... ..., with an amazing expanse of chest, and well−proportioned limbs. His hunting costume consisted of a good nut−brown coat, almost matching his complexio... ...or more without producing any favourable effect upon the meeting, for having won or borrowed money from most of them, no one felt inclined to allow hi... ...ing public meetings (laughter) was likely to clear away many of the cobwebs, films, mystifications, and obstructions that hung in the way of a clear a... ...essed a knowledge of 'osses far superior to any man of the present day. 'The Academy for Grown 'Ossmen,' is a perfect text−book in its way, and when a... ...oney I paid for your nasty diseased horse, which an honest English jury will award me in the event of a refusal. Waiting your answer, I remain, sir, "...

...Preface: Mr. Jorrocks, having for many years maintained his popularity, it is hoped that, with the aid of the illustrations, he is now destined for longevity. The Author, in the present edition, not being tied to space or quantity, has had a better opportunity of developing his sporting hero than before. The...

...Table of Contents: Handley Cross; or, Mr. Jorrocks's Hunt, 1 -- Robert Smith Surtees, 1 -- Preface, 2 -- Chapter I. THE OLDEN TIMES, 3 -- Chapter II. THE RIVAL DOCTORS AND M.C, 9 -- Chapter III. THE RIVAL ORATORS, 13 -- Chapter IV. THE HUNT BALL, 18 -- Chapter V. THE HUNT COMMITTEE, 25 -- Chapter VI. THE CLIMAX OF DISASTER, 33 -- The Honou...

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Master Francis Rabelais Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Son Pantagruel

By: Thomas Urquhart

...MASTER FRANCIS RABELAIS FIVE BOOKS OF THE LIVES, HEROIC DEEDS AND SAYINGS OF GARGANTUA AND HIS SON PANTAGRUEL T r... ...glish, to free and easy access of those wishing to make use of them. Cover Design: Jim Manis Copyright © 2001 The Pennsylvania State University The Pe... ...thought, such a power of good sense, a kind of assurance so authoritative, that he takes rank with the greatest; and his peers are not many. You may l... ...ity very distinct, in the features, the hair, the beard, as well as in the costume. Not one of them is like another. There has been no tampering with ... ...ns, his friendships, his sojournings, and his travels: his own work is the best and richest mine in which to search for the details of his life. Like ... ...herein upon mine honour, for you will thereby feel in your nockhole a most won- derful pleasure, both in regard of the softness of the said down and o... ... forehead bone, by which terrible blow likewise he cut the two meninges or films which enwrap the brain, and made a deep wound in the brain’s two post... ... thou now? The scholar answered him, From the alme, inclyte, and celebrate academy, which is vocitated Lutetia. What is the meaning of this? said Pant... ...temon, and that merely out of a spite and spleen for having pronounced his award more veritable than she, upon the question which was merrily proposed...

...Excerpt: Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Son Pantagruel by Master Francis Rabelais, translated by Sir Thomas Urquhart and Peter Antony Motteux....

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Gargantua and Pantagruel

By: François Rabelais

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...ty very distinct, in the features, the hair, the beard, as well as in the costume. Not one of them is like another. There has been no tampering wi... ..., his friendships, his sojournings, and his travels: his own work is the best and richest mine in which to search for the details of his life. L... ...ch had he said, and much more spoke, But 'twas not then found out, so the design was broke. VIII. Muse! Fancy! Faith! come now arise aloud... ...not idle, said they. We shall meet with them by-and-by. They shall have won you Brittany, Normandy, Flanders, Hainault, Brabant, Artois, Holland, ... ...forehead bone, by which terrible blow likewise he cut the two meninges or films which enwrap the brain, and made a deep wound in the brain's two pos... ...hou now? The scholar answered him, From the alme, inclyte, and celebrate academy, which is vocitated Lutetia. What is the meaning of this? said Pa... ...emon, and that merely out of a spite and spleen for having pronounced his award more veritable than she, upon the question which was merrily propose...

...Introduction: Had Rabelais never written his strange and marvelous romance, no one would ever have imagined the possibility of its production. It stands outside other things?a mixture of mad mirth and gravity, of folly and reason, of childishness and grandeur, of the commonplace and the out-of-the-way, of popular verve and polished...

...CONTENTS. Introduction THE FIRST BOOK. J. De la Salle, to the Honoured, Noble Translator of Rabelais. Rablophila The Author's Prologue to the First Book Rabelais to the Reader Chapter 1.I.--Of the Genealogy and Antiquity of Gargantua Chapter 1.II.-...

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Gargantua and Pantagruel

By: Francis Rabelais

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...ty very distinct, in the features, the hair, the beard, as well as in the costume. Not one of them is like another. There has been no tampering wi... ..., his friendships, his sojournings, and his travels: his own work is the best and richest mine in which to search for the details of his life. L... ...ch had he said, and much more spoke, But 'twas not then found out, so the design was broke. VIII. Muse! Fancy! Faith! come now arise aloud... ...not idle, said they. We shall meet with them by-and-by. They shall have won you Brittany, Normandy, Flanders, Hainault, Brabant, Artois, Holland, ... ...forehead bone, by which terrible blow likewise he cut the two meninges or films which enwrap the brain, and made a deep wound in the brain's two pos... ...hou now? The scholar answered him, From the alme, inclyte, and celebrate academy, which is vocitated Lutetia. What is the meaning of this? said P... ...emon, and that merely out of a spite and spleen for having pronounced his award more veritable than she, upon the question which was merrily propose...

...Introduction: Had Rabelais never written his strange and marvelous romance, no one would ever have imagined the possibility of its production. It stands outside other things?a mixture of mad mirth and gravity, of folly and reason, of childishness and grandeur, of the commonplace and the out-of-the-way, of popular verve and polished...

...CONTENTS. Introduction THE FIRST BOOK. 3 J. De la Salle, to the Honoured, Noble Translator of Rabelais. Rablophila The Author's Prologue to the First Book Rabelais to the Reader Chapter 1.I.--Of the Genealogy and Antiquity of Gargantua Chapter 1.II...

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Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Son Pantagruel

By: Francis Rabelais

... Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: FIVE BOOKS OF THE LIVES Author: FRANCIS RABELAIS Language: English Subject: Fiction, L... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...ality very distinct, in the features, the hair, the beard, as well as in the costume. Not one of them is like another. There has been no tampering wit... ...rons, his friendships, his sojournings, and his travels: his own work is the best and richest mine in which to search for the details of his life. Lik... ... Much had he said, and much more spoke, But 'twas not then found out, so the design was broke. VIII. Muse! Fancy! Faith! come now arise aloud, ... ... are not idle, said they. We shall meet with them by−and−by. They shall have won you Brittany, Normandy, Flanders, Hainault, Brabant, Artois, Holland,... ...or forehead bone, by which terrible blow likewise he cut the two meninges or films which Five Books Of The Lives, Heroic Deeds And Sayings Of Gargant... ...st thou now? The scholar answered him, From the alme, inclyte, and celebrate academy, which is vocitated Lutetia. What is the meaning of this? said Pa... ...istemon, and that merely out of a spite and spleen for having pronounced his award more veritable than she, upon the question which was merrily propos...

...Introduction: Had Rabelais never written his strange and marvellous romance, no one would ever have imagined the possibility of its production. It stands outside other things ? a mixture of mad mirth and gravity, of folly and reason, of childishness and grandeur, of the commonplace and the out?of?the?way, of popular verve and polish...

Table of Contents: Five Books Of The Lives, Heroic Deeds And Sayings Of Gargantua And His Son Pantagruel, 1 -- Francis Rabelais, 1

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Gargantua and Pantagruel

By: François Rabelais

...... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...ality very distinct, in the features, the hair, the beard, as well as in the costume. Not one of them is like another. There has been no tampering w... ...ons, his friendships, his sojournings, and his travels: his own work is the best and richest mine in which to search for the details of his life. Lik... ... Much had he said, and much more spoke, But 'twas not then found out, so the design was broke. VIII. Muse! Fancy! Faith! come now arise aloud, ... ...re not idle, said they. We shall meet with them by−and−by. They shall have won you Brittany, Normandy, Flanders, Hainault, Brabant, Artois, Holland,... ...or forehead bone, by which terrible blow likewise he cut the two meninges or films which enwrap the brain, and made a deep wound in the brain's two po... ...t thou now? The scholar answered him, From the alme, inclyte, and celebrate academy, which is vocitated Lutetia. What is the meaning of this? said P... ...istemon, and that merely out of a spite and spleen for having pronounced his award more veritable than she, upon the question which was merrily propos...

...Introduction: Had Rabelais never written his strange and marvellous romance, no one would ever have imagined the possibility of its production. It stands outside other things?a mixture of mad mirth and gravity, of folly and reason, of childishness and grandeur, of the commonplace and the out?of?the?way, of popular verve and polished...

...Table of Contents: Gargantua and Pantagruel, 1 -- Francois Rabelais, 1 -- MASTER FRANCIS RABELAIS, 9 -- FIVE BOOKS OF THE LIVES, HEROIC DEEDS AND SAYINGS OF, 9 -- GARGANTUA AND HIS SON PANTAGRUEL, 9 -- Translated into English by, 9 -- Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty, 9 -- and, 9 -- Peter Antony Motteux, 9 -- Illustrated by, 9 -- Gustave Dore...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VI : Our Psychological Motivations

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...UR REASONS FOR DOING ........................................................................................................... 10 FREUD--AND THE NE... ...roduce you to Dr. Chuck Chan. He is a professor of social psychology at our university.‖ —―Glad to meet you Dr. Chan. Wanda Wang suggested that w... ... ―As you have probably heard, that‘s why we psychologists study our field—to throw suspicion off ourselves. ―We are afraid we won‘t ... ...c system in the brain often takes priority over the logical section of the brain. This has an effect on our buying habits, our preferences for films ... .... Then in the middle is you, or your ego, deciding whether you will give in to the urges or do what your religion or your society tells you is best. ... ...rives which you feel. It uncovers your frustrations, and it shows how you react to successes and failures. ―The choices we make help us design... ...ribes. The Samur, the Nordic Eskimos of Norway keep their own identities and their language, throughout Norway every area has its own national costum... ...resses the sex drive it may reappear in the behavior of a second personality. Dual or multiple personalities is the result of this action. The Academ... ...he sex drive it may reappear in the behavior of a second personality. Dual or multiple personalities is the result of this action. The Academy Award ...

...Table of Contents IN THE HOTEL 8 LOOKING FOR HAPPINESS 10 WE MUST THINK MORE DEEPLY—AND UNDERSTAND OUR THINKING 20 OUR BASIC ASSUMPTIONS 24 -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR VALUES -- 24 SELF-CENTEREDASSUMPTIONS 32 GODBASEDASSUMPTIONS 41 CONCEPTS OF GOD ...

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The History Guide

...E HISTORY GUID, LECTURES ON Welcome to The History Guide's Lectures on Modern European Intellectual History: Abela... ...ted. Of course, you can read them online if you wish. Please keep in mind that these lectures are intended for your education and edification and no... ...lways helped me visualize mid-fourteenth century Europe. Think of all the films you might have seen. Go ahead, do it right now.....do any of them pr... ...ast all the time. You may have been told that we study history so that we won't repeat the mistakes of the past. This is the wishful thinking school... ...his assignment. If you insist on taking notes from the text it is perhaps best to organize them into outline format, otherwise you will be re-writin... ...onditions of Use Definition The History Guide is a world wide web project designed to assist teachers, students and anyone else interested in the hi... ...agement History l Film, Fiction and War in the 20th Century Academic Awards: l Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year Award, University o... ...o established a school at Athens for the education of Athenian youth. The Academy, as it was called, remained in existence from 387 B.C. to A.D. 529... ...isarm en route. When they arrived at Versailles, a soldier dressed in blue costume, who she learned was in the Regiment of Flanders, told her, in ans...

...mething new which changes me. I have no authority to be believed, nor do I want it, feeling myself too ill-instructed to instruct others. (Montaigne) The History Guide has been created for the high school and undergraduate student who is either taking classes in history, or who intends to major in history in college. The purpose of The History Guide is to better prepare yo...

...TABLE OF CONTENTS Lecture 1: Modern European Intellectual History: An Introduction Lecture 2: The Medieval World View (1) Lecture 3: The Medieval World View (2) Lecture 4: The Medieval Synthesis and the Renaissance Discovery of Man Lecture 5: The Medieval Synthesis Under Attack: Savonarola and the Protestant Reformati...

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The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb (Volume 6)

By: Charles Lamb and Mary Lamb

...rature Collection World Public Library.org MARY LAMB (VOL. 6) Title: THE WORKS OF CHARLES AND MARY LAMB (VOL. 6) Author: CHARLES AND MARY LAMB... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...the points containd in your Letter, let me end with assuring you of our very best kindness, and excuse Mary from not handling the Pen on this occasion... ...e to every other—the person is gone whom it would have peculiarly suited. It won't do for another. Every departure destroys a class of sympathies. The... ...ion of Judgment,” in which latter the Poet I think did not much show his. To award his Heaven and his Hell in the presumptuous manner he has done, was... ...agazine on “Spanish Romances.” “The Goose and little Goslings.” Possibly the design upon the seal of Barton's last letter. “Janus.” The first mention ... ...ty−nine; he had painted several pictures, some of which were accepted by the academy, and he had written a number of essays over several different pse... ... out into the garden, his cocked hat and amber−headed cane completed his costume. To the recollection of this delightful personage, I am, I th... ...up from his ended task, and saw no more with mortal vision. But you are many films removed yet from Milton's calamity. You write perfectly intelligibl...

...Excerpt: suffering from the festivities of the season. I wonder how my misused carcase holds it out. I have play?d the experimental philosopher on it, that?s certain. Willy shall be welcome to a mince pye, and a bout at Commerce, whenever he comes. ...

...Table of Contents: The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb (Vol. 6), 1 -- Charles and Mary Lamb, 1 -- LETTER 264. CHARLES LAMB TO DOROTHY WORDSWORTH, 30 -- LETTER 265. CHARLES LAMB TO THOMAS ALLSOP, 32 -- LETTER 266. CHARLES LAMB TO THOMAS ALLSOP, 3...

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The Complete Works of O.W. Holmes, Sr.

By: Oliver Wendell Holmes

...ature Collection World Public Library.org O. W. HOLMES, SR. Title: THE COMPLETE PG WORKS OF O. W. HOLMES, SR. Author: OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, ... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...ir source. In short, just as a written constitution is essential to the best social order, so a code of finalities is a necessary condition of pro... ...so they go on until you think it is time for the wind-up, and the wind-up won't come on any terms. So they lie about until you get sick of the sigh... ..., - more, I trust, than I shall ever face again. I did not wear a stage-costume, nor a wig, nor moustaches of burnt cork; but I was placarded and ... ...ent analogies. Presently A PERSON turned towards me - I do not choose to designate the individual - and said that he rather expected my pieces had ... ...s to this larger Deity of the working battery of the universe only as the films in a book of gold-leaf are to the broad seams and curdled lumps of ... ..., and then train him up successively at the School for Infant Rogues, the Academy for Young Scamps, and the College for Complete Criminal Education,... ... proficiency in the various branches taught. On that occasion prizes are awarded for excellence in different departments. It would be hard to find ...

...Two articles entitled ?The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table? will be found in the ?New England Magazine,? formerly published in Boston by J. T. And E. Buckingham. The date of the first of these articles is November 1831, and that of the second Febru...

...CONTENTS: The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table The Professor at the Breakfast-table The Poet at the Breakfast Table Over the Teacups Elsie Venner The Guardian Angel A Mortal Antipathy Pages from an Old Volume of Life Bread and the Newsp...

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World Ebook Library's Selected Works of Holmes

By: Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...ir source. In short, just as a written constitution is essential to the best social order, so a code of finalities is a necessary condition of pro... ...so they go on until you think it is time for the wind-up, and the wind-up won't come on any terms. So they lie about until you get sick of the sigh... ..., - more, I trust, than I shall ever face again. I did not wear a stage-costume, nor a wig, nor moustaches of burnt cork; but I was placarded and ... ...ent analogies. Presently A PERSON turned towards me - I do not choose to designate the individual - and said that he rather expected my pieces had ... ...s to this larger Deity of the working battery of the universe only as the films in a book of gold-leaf are to the broad seams and curdled lumps of ... ..., and then train him up successively at the School for Infant Rogues, the Academy for Young Scamps, and the College for Complete Criminal Education,... ... proficiency in the various branches taught. On that occasion prizes are awarded for excellence in different departments. It would be hard to find ...

...Two articles entitled ?The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table? will be found in the ?New England Magazine,? formerly published in Boston by J. T. And E. Buckingham. The date of the first of these articles is November 1831, and that of the second Febru...

...CONTENTS: The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table The Professor at the Breakfast-table The Poet at the Breakfast Table Over the Teacups Elsie Venner The Guardian Angel A Mortal Antipathy Pages from an Old Volume of Life Bread and the Newsp...

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Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands Volume 2

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ... LETTER XLVII. Antwerp.--Rubens. LETTER XLVIII. Paris.--School of Design.--Egyptian and Assyrian Remains.--Mrs. S. C. Hall.--The Pantheon.--... ... their work as well as they usually do. The engraving that you get in the best editions of his works may be considered, I suppose, a fair representa... ..., and laws made about it." "So we have made laws," said he, "but people won't keep them unless we follow them up." He has a very prompt, cheerf... ...and, what amused me very much, a few Highland musicians, dressed in full costume, occasionally marched through the hall, playing on their bagpipes,... ... uneasily. Tufts of feathery down came up out of the mass. Soft, floating films lifted from the surface and streamed away dissolving. Strange hues c... ...e object is noble and important. I feel that he must succeed. His best award is in the judgments of the unsophisticated heart. A painter who does... ...f flowers, that sell for one or two sous. We went also to the National Academy of Fine Arts, a government school for the gratuitous instruction o...

...In your evening reading circles, Macaulay, Sidney Smith, and Milman have long been such familiar names that you will be glad to go with me over all the scenes of my morning breakfast at Sir Charles Trevelyan?s yesterday. Lady Trevelyan, I believe I have said before, is the sister of Macaulay, and a daughter of Zachary Macaulay...

...CONTENTS OF THE SECOND VOLUME. LETTER XIX. Breakfast.--Macaulay.--Hallam.--Milman.--Sir R. Inglis.-- Lunch at Surrey Parsonage.--Dinner at Sir E. Buxton's. LETTER XX. Dinner at Lord Shaftesbury's. LETTER XXI. Stoke Newington.--Exeter Hal...

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Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands Volume 2

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ... LETTER XLVII. Antwerp.--Rubens. LETTER XLVIII. Paris.--School of Design.--Egyptian and Assyrian Remains.--Mrs. S. C. Hall.--The Pantheon.--... ... their work as well as they usually do. The engraving that you get in the best editions of his works may be considered, I suppose, a fair representa... ..., and laws made about it." "So we have made laws," said he, "but people won't keep them unless we follow them up." He has a very prompt, cheerf... ...and, what amused me very much, a few Highland musicians, dressed in full costume, occasionally marched through the hall, playing on their bagpipes,... ... uneasily. Tufts of feathery down came up out of the mass. Soft, floating films lifted from the surface and streamed away dissolving. Strange hues c... ...e object is noble and important. I feel that he must succeed. His best award is in the judgments of the unsophisticated heart. A painter who does... ...f flowers, that sell for one or two sous. We went also to the National Academy of Fine Arts, a government school for the gratuitous instruction o...

...CONTENTS OF THE SECOND VOLUME. LETTER XIX. Breakfast.--Macaulay.--Hallam.--Milman.--Sir R. Inglis.-- Lunch at Surrey Parsonage.--Dinner at Sir E. Buxton's. LETTER XX. Dinner at Lord Shaftesbury's. LETTER XXI. Stoke Newington.--Exeter Hal...

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Worldebook Library's Selected Works of George Meredith

By: George Meredith

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...s that of lovers till the time of parting, he showing her how she looked best--she him; and they were forgetful of all else that is, in their sweet... ...wel with all her beauty; for the passion of a mighty pride in him who had won for her the Jewel exalted Bhanavar, and she said sweetly, 'Now hast th... ...ter thee, as I can in no way pay compliments to the monkey's tail of high design; nevertheless the Sage would do thee honour"? So read I thy illust... ...hat jauntily cocked, and a pretty oath on her lips to give reality to the costume. "What do you think of me? Wasn't it a shame to make a woman of m... ...ments with two or three of the delicacies of language she learnt at your Academy. I rather like to hear a woman swear. It embellishes her!" Mou... ...oon. "Shall the arbitration of the magistracy, indemnifications in money awarded by the Law-courts, succeed in satisfying,"--but I declare to you, ... ... to work in the direction of the casuistries and the sensational webs and films. Facing Victor, it was a block. But the thought came: how could ...

...Contents: The Shaving of Shagpat The Ordeal of Richard Feverel Sandra Belloni Rhoda Fleming Evan Harrington Vittoria The Adventures of Harry Richmond Beauchamp?s Career The Egoist The Tragic Comedians Diana of the Crossways One of Our ...

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The Emancipated

By: George Robert Gissing, 1857-1903

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE EMANCIPATED Author: GEORGE GISSING Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...lled upon a settee; the uppermost represented the elevation of a building designed for religious purposes, painfully recognizable by all who know th... ...nday I was miserable. The Spences are as kind as any one could be, but--I won't write about it; no doubt you understand me. "What do you think ou... ...eavy moustache, but no beard; his hair tumbled in disorder. To matters of costume he evidently gave little thought, for his clothes, though of the k... ..., though of the kind a gentleman would wear in travelling, had seen their best days, and the waistcoat even lacked one of its buttons; his black nec... ... of distance, till by degrees the islands lost projection and became mere films against the declining day. The plain was ruddy with dead vine-leaves... ...rstand them say they have great value. If he has anything accepted by the Academy, it is sure to be hung out of sight. I think he is wrong to exhibi... ...into indistinguishable dust, painted that parable of the youth making his award to Love? What eyes gazed upon it, when this was a home of man and wo...

...NORTHERNERS IN SUNLIGHT. By a window looking from Posillipo upon the Bay of Naples sat an English lady, engaged in letter-writing. She was only in her four-and-twentieth year, but her attire of subdued mourning indicated widowhood already at the stage when it is permitted to make quiet sug...

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The Emancipated

By: George Robert Gissing, 1857-1903

...THE EMANCIPATED by GEORGE GISSING The Emancipated George Gissing Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World W... ...olled upon a settee; the uppermost represented the elevation of a building designed for religious purposes, painfully recognizable by all who know the... ... for it gives me no pleasure. There is so much to pain and sadden; so much that makes me angry. On Sunday I was miserable. The Spences are as kind as ... ...day I was miserable. The Spences are as kind as any one could be, but —— I won't write about it; no doubt you understand me. "What do you think ought... ...heavy moustache, but no beard; his hair tumbled in disorder. To matters of costume he evidently gave little thought, for his clothes, though of the ki... ...s, though of the kind a gentleman would wear in travelling, had seen their best days, and the waistcoat even lacked one of its buttons; his black neck... ...s of distance, till by degrees the islands lost projection and became mere films against the declining day. The plain was ruddy with dead vine-leaves,... ...erstand them say they have great value. If he has anything accepted by the Academy, it is sure to be hung out of sight. I think he is wrong to exhibit... ... into indistinguishable dust, painted that parable of the youth making his award to Love? What eyes gazed upon it, when this was a home of man and wom...

...By a window looking from Posillipo upon the Bay of Naples sat an English lady, engaged in letter-writing. She was only in her four-and-twentieth year, but her attire of subdued mourning indicated widowhood already at the stage when it is permitted to make quiet Sug...

...· VOLUME ONE · CHAPTER I. NORTHERNERS IN SUNLIGHT · CHAPTER II. CECILY DORAN · CHAPTER III. THE BOARDING-HOUSE ON THE MERGELLINA · CHAPTER IV. MIRIAM'S BROTHER · CHAPTER V. THE ARTIST ASTRAY · CHAPTER VI. CAPTIVE TRAVELLERS · CHAPTER VII. THE MARTYR · CHAPTER VIII. PROOF AGAINST ILLUSION · CHAPTER IX. IN THE DEAD CI...

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The Emancipated

By: George Robert Gissing, 1857-1903

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE EMANCIPATED Author: GEORGE GISSING Language: English Subject: Fictio... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...rolled upon a settee; the uppermost represented the elevation of a building designed for religious purposes, painfully recognizable by all who know t... ...nday I was miserable. The Spences are as kind as any one could be, but I won't write about it; no doubt you understand me. The Emancipated VOLUM... ... heavy moustache, but no beard; his hair tumbled in disorder. To matters of costume he evidently gave little thought, for his clothes, The Emancipa... ... 3 though of the kind a gentleman would wear in travelling, had seen their best days, and the waistcoat even lacked one of its buttons; his black n... ...es of distance, till by degrees the islands lost projection and became mere films against the declining day. The plain was ruddy with dead vine−leav... ...derstand them say they have great value. If he has anything accepted by the Academy, it is sure to be hung out of sight. I think he is wrong to exhi... ...d into indistinguishable dust, painted that parable of the youth making his award to Love? What eyes gazed upon it, when this was a home of man and ...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. NORTHERNERS IN SUNLIGHT By a window looking from Posillipo upon the Bay of Naples sat an English lady, engaged in letter?writing. She was only in her four?and?twentieth year, but her attire of subdued mourning indicated widowhood already at the stage when it is permitted to make quiet Sug...

...Table of Contents: The Emancipated, 1 -- George Gissing, 1 -- Volume ONE, 2 -- Chapter I. NORTHERNERS IN SUNLIGHT, 2 -- Chapter II. CECILY DORAN, 9 -- Chapter III. THE BOARDING?HOUSE ON THE MERGELLINA, 19 -- Chapter IV. MIRIAM'S BROTHER, 29 -- ...

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Autobiography of a Yogi

By: Paramhansa Yogananda

...... ...tronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, eleme... ...ogananda when I entered the ancient monastic Swami Order in 1914. My guru bestowed the religious title of PARAMHANSA on me in 1935 (see ../chapters ... ...tered the freedom of city crowds. Our first act was to change into native costume, as Ananta had somehow penetrated our European disguise. A premoni... ...el no remorse.' "Yesterday my brother officer and I went eagerly to the designated spot. The SADHU was there and allowed us to examine his arm. It... ...iring nothing, has had nothing to renounce. He alone who has striven and won can enrich the world by bestowing the fruits of his victorious experie... ...chapter 23.) {FN12-15} A courageous medical man, Charles Robert Richet, awarded the Nobel Prize in physiology, wrote as follows: "Metaphysics is n... ... From the dark booth of eternity, He pours His creative beam through the films of successive ages, and the pictures are thrown on the screen of spa... ...to Mysore, I enjoyed a talk with Sir C. V. Raman, president of the Indian Academy of Sciences. This brilliant Hindu physicist was awarded the Nobel ...

This document contains illustrations such as Frontispiece; My Father, Bhagabati Charan Ghosh; and Swami Pranabananda, The Saint With Two Bodies.?

...Contents Preface, By W. Y. EVANS-WENTZ List of Illustrations Chapter 1. My Parents and Early Life 2. Mother's Death and the Amulet 3. The Saint with Two Bodies (Swami Pranabananda) 4. My Interrupted Flight Toward the Himalaya 5. A Perfume Saint Performs his Wonders 6. The Tiger Swami 7. The Levitating Saint (Nagendra Nath Bhaduri) 8. India's G...

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Autobiography of a Yogi

By: Paramhansa Yogananda

...... ...ectronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, ele... ...o Yogananda when I entered the ancient monastic Swami Order in 1914. My guru bestowed the religious title of PARAMHANSA on me in 1935 (see ../chapters... ... entered the freedom of city crowds. Our first act was to change into native costume, as Ananta had somehow penetrated our European disguise. A premon... ...ll feel no remorse.' “Yesterday my brother officer and I went eagerly to the designated spot. The SADHU was there and allowed us to examine his arm. I... ...acquiring nothing, has had nothing to renounce. He alone who has striven and won can enrich the world by bestowing the fruits of his victorious experi... ...(See chapter 23.) {FN12−15} A courageous medical man, Charles Robert Richet, awarded the Nobel Prize in physiology, wrote as follows: “Metaphysics is ... ...W OF MIRACLES 161 booth of eternity, He pours His creative beam through the films of successive ages, and the pictures are thrown on the screen of sp... ...it to Mysore, I enjoyed a talk with Sir C. V. Raman, president of the Indian Academy of Sciences. This brilliant Hindu physicist was awarded the Nobel...

...Preface: By W. Y. EVANS?WENTZ, M.A., D.Litt., D.Sc. Jesus College, Oxford; Author of The TIBETAN BOOK OF THE DEAD, TIBET?S GREAT YOGI MILAREPA, TIBETAN YOGA AND SECRET DOCTRINES, etc. The value of Yogananda?s AUTOBIOGRAPHYis greatly enhanced by the fact that it is one of the few books in English about the wis...

...- Paramhansa Yogananda, 1 -- Preface, 2 -- AUTHOR'S Acknowledgments, 3 -- Chapter 1. MY PARENTS AND EARLY LIFE, 3 -- Chapter 2. MY MOTHER'S DEATH AND THE MYSTIC AMULET, 10 -- Chapter 3. THE SAINT WITH TWO BODIES, 14 -- Chapter 4. MY INTERRUPTED FLIGHT TOWARD THE HIMALAYAS, 18 -- Chapter 5. A ?PERFUME SAINT? DISPLAYS HIS WONDERS, 26 -- Chapter 6. THE TIGER SWAMI, 32 -- Chap...

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