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Download E-books Women in Love [Didactic Press Paperbacks] PDF

By D.H. Lawrence

"An analytical learn of sexual depravity" and "an epic of vice" have been of the severe expressions which greeted the ebook of "Women in Love". but Lawrence looked this novel as his most sensible booklet and F. R. Leavis thought of it Lawrence's splendid masterpiece. the radical tells of the relationships of 2 sisters, Ursula and Gudrun, who reside in a Midland colliery city within the years earlier than the 1st international struggle. Ursula falls in love with Birkin (a thinly disguised portrait of Lawrence himself) and Gudrun has an excessive yet tragic affair with Gerald, the son of an area colliery proprietor. This ebook is a sequel to "The Rainbow", and comprises many of the clearest statements of Lawrence's ideals. It comprises a lot philosophical dialogue and outlines of the characters' emotional states. and subconscious drives, and lots of of the information arc expressed via intricate symbolism. The characters and relationships are most likely in line with these of Lawrence and his spouse Frieda, John Middleton Murry and Katherine Mansfield.

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Download E-books Le Comte de Monte-Cristo (Annotée) (French Edition) PDF

By Alexandre Dumas

*Ce livre est annoté (il contient une biographie détaillée de l'auteur). *Une desk des matières actives a été ajoutée par l'éditeur pour une meilleure expérience patron. *Ce livre a été vérifié et corrigé des erreurs d'orthographe. Le Comte de Monte-Cristo est un roman d’Alexandre Dumas, écrit avec l. a. collaboration d’Auguste Maquet et achevé en 1844. Il est partiellement inspiré de faits réels, très lointainement empruntés à los angeles vie de Pierre Picaud. Le livre raconte remark, au début du règne de Louis XVIII, le 24 février 1815, jour où Napoléon quitte l'île d'Elbe, Edmond Dantès, jeune marin de dix-neuf ans, moment du navire Le Pharaon débarque à Marseille pour s'y fiancer le lendemain avec los angeles belle Catalane Mercédès. Trahi par des « amis » jaloux, il est dénoncé comme conspirateur bonapartiste et enfermé dans une geôle du château d'If, au huge de Marseille. Après quatorze années, d'abord réduit à l. a. solitude et au désespoir puis régénéré et instruit par un compagnon de captivité, l'abbé Faria, il réussit à s’évader et prend ownership d'un trésor caché dans l’île de Monte-Cristo et dont l'abbé, avant de mourir, lui avait signé l'existence. Riche et puissant désormais, Dantès se fait passer pour le comte de Monte-Cristo et entreprend méthodiquement de se venger de ceux qui l’ont accusé à tort et fait emprisonner. Ce roman est, avec Les Trois mousquetaires, l’une des œuvres les plus connues de l’écrivain tant en France qu’à l’étranger. Il a d’abord été publié en feuilleton dans le magazine des débats du 28 août au 19 octobre 1844 (1re partie), du 31 octobre au 26 novembre 1844 (2e partie), puis finalement du 20 juin 1845 au 15 janvier 1846 (3e partie).

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Download E-books A Spelling-Book for Advanced Classes PDF

A Spelling-Book for complex periods is gifted right here in a top quality paperback variation. This well known vintage paintings via Oliver Optic is within the English language, and should no longer contain portraits or photos from the unique version. when you benefit from the works of Oliver Optic then we hugely suggest this ebook on your e-book assortment.

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Download E-books The Oxford Illustrated Jane Austen (Six Volume Set) PDF

"R.W. Chapman's high quality new version has, between its different advantages, the benefit of waking the Jane Austenite up.... The novels proceed to stay their very own awesome inner life...freshened and enriched through touch with the lifetime of evidence. His illustrations are past all praise."--E.M. Forster, Abinger Harvest.

This appealing set offers the definitive textual content of Austen's six nice comedian masterpieces and her minor works (the latter contain 3 high-spirited efforts written at approximately age fifteen; an enthralling fragment, The Watsons, which has been regarded as a caricature for Emma; and a tantalizing fragment, Sanditon, written within the final yr of her life). All six volumes function correct early 19th-century illustrations in addition to Chapman's unique explanatory notes. Chapman has collated the entire variants released within the author's lifetime and formerly unpublished manuscripts, setting up an authoritative textual content that keeps the punctuation, the spelling, and department into volumes of the originals. additionally, on the finish of every paintings he offers notes on textual concerns and appendixes on such concerns because the modes of deal with, or characters, or carriages and trip, as those appear warranted via the textual content. extra alterations were included by means of Mary Lascelles.

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Download E-books Strait Is the Gate (La Porte Etroite) PDF

By Andre Gide

"Strait is the Gate", first released in 1909 in France as "La Porte etroite", is a singular concerning the failure of affection within the face of the narrowness of the ethical philosophy of Protestantism. --- André Gide (1869 - 1951) was once a French writer and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947. Gide's profession spanned from the symbolist circulation to the arrival of anticolonialism in among the 2 global Wars. Gide's paintings could be visible as an research of freedom and empowerment within the face of moralistic and puritan constraints, and gravitates round his non-stop attempt to accomplish highbrow honesty. His self-exploratory texts mirror his seek of ways to be absolutely oneself, with no even as betraying one's values... --- "For Gide was once very various from the image most folks had of him. He used to be the very opposite of an aesthete, and, as a author, had not anything in universal with the doctrine of paintings for art's sake. He was once a guy deeply considering a selected fight, a selected struggle, who by no means wrote a line which he didn't imagine was once of provider to the reason he had at heart." (Francois Mauriac)

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