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Baptism of Fire: The Birth of the Modern British Fantastic in World War I by Janet Brennan Croft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,330. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
Baptism of Fire examines selected examples of the fantastic response to World War I among British authors. The contents comprise a mix of five classic articles from the pages of Mythlore and twelve new essays. The first half of the book considers the Inklings, the Oxford literary group centered on J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis, while the second half deals with other
Savitri – The Golden Bridge, the Wonderful Fire by Mangesh V. Nadkarni
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 183,820. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Dr. Nadkarni essays on Sri Aurobindo's epic Savitri. This collection represents a masterly ‘Introduction’ to the revelatory poem which he loved so much and understood so well.
The English of Savitri by Shraddhavan
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 180,840. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Since 1980, Shraddhavan has been teaching English in Auroville through close readings of Sri Aurobindo’s revelatory epic Savitri: a legend and a symbol. In August 1998 these classes were resumed at Savitri Bhavan, with a growing number of students. These classes were given the name ‘The English of Savitri’
Storie di birra - antologia di grandi autori della letteratura italiana by Duilio Chiarle
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 8. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 143,760. Language: Italian. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Classics
Restare in relax seduti all'ombra di una veranda, davanti ad una birra fresca, gli alberi che ondeggiano alla brezzolina estiva, le cicale che friniscono durante il solleone: ecco uno dei piaceri della vita! La birra ha ispirato autori di ogni epoca e nazionalità , ispirato religioni e addirittura provocato rivoluzioni, perchè dunque non dedicarle un libro? Ecco una spumeggiante raccolta di brani
Speculative Fiction 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,210. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
Speculative Fiction 2014 collects over fifty of the best reviews, essays and media commentary from all facets of SFF. From insightful deconstruction of major blockbuster films, to considered arguments for diversity and inclusivity in science fiction and fantasy, this edition highlights many of the most complex, fraught, and important events in speculative fiction fandom from 2014.
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett by Paul Gleason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Essay » Literature
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.
"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth by Donald Gutierrez
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.
புத்தர் பிரான் by Gauthama Neelambaran
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: Tamil. Published: February 17, 2015 by Pustaka Digital Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Essay » Literature
'புத்தர் பிரான்' என்னும் தலைப்பில், அண்ணலார், அமலர், அறவாழி அந்தணராம் புத்தபெருமானாரின் திவ்ய சரிதத்தை எளியேன், 'முத்தாரம்' வார இதழில் தொடராகச் சற்றேறக்குறைய மூன்றரை வருடங்கள் எழுத நேர்ந்தது, கருணைக் கடலாம் போதி மாதவரின் திருவருள் என்றே எண்ணுகிறேன். இது வெறும் கதையல்ல. உலகம் போற்றும் ஒப்பற்ற மாமணியின் வரலாறு. இதற்காக நான் நூற்றுக்கும் மேற்பட்ட நூல்களை வாசித்தேன்.
Pesky Details: Essays for "Left Brain" Christians by Bob Knight Barsch
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Truth is in the details. This collection of essays addresses in detail uncomfortable, controversial subjects: the mix of culture and religion, scientific determinism, the existence of an absolute ethic, the necessity of free will, the origins of homosexuality, errors in radiometric dating, and the death of Darwinian gradualism. What a surprise it is to find the current worldview to be in error.
Perilous and Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien by Janet Brennan Croft & Leslie A. Donovan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Essay » Literature
Perilous and Fair includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien’s works and life. These fourteen articles bring together perspectives not only on Tolkien’s most commonly discussed female characters—Éowyn, Galadriel, and Lúthien—but also on less studied figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen.
Call of the Wild Dearborn: Animal Tales by Dearborn Public Library
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Essay » Literature
Take a walk on Dearborn's wild side with this delightful (and thrilling!) community anthology featuring animal stories, poems, and essays written by over 100 authors of all ages. From humor to haiku, mystery to real-life-rescue tales, there's something here for everyone. Proceeds benefit Dearborn Public Library.
The Bugle Trilogy by Norman MacDonald
You set the price! Words: 179,450. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Essay » Literature
Three complete novels in one edition! "The Bugle Trilogy" is Norman MacDonald's epic story of a young man who resists his country's push towards police-state militarization and war. Readers who enjoy Hemingway will be drawn into MacDonald's simple yet powerful writing. Bonus material: an essay and afterwords to the novels are included.
Collected Works by Norman MacDonald
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 316,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Essay » Literature
Canadian writer Norman MacDonald’s complete oeuvre in one edition! Four novels, plus many short stories and essays. Readers who appreciate Hemingway will enjoy MacDonald's simple yet intense tales: a young logger finding his way in the novel "Lost Magnificence", and the "Bugle Trilogy" where a boy becomes a pacifist in an oppressive regime. Essays on his literary theories, poetry, and more.
On the Nature of Poetry An Appraisal and Investigation of the Art Which for 4000 Years Has Distilled the Spoken Thoughts of Mankind by KENNETH VERITY
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,040. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Categories: Essay » Literature
Almost a library in one volume, this unusual book, written by an accomplished poet, examines the 4000 year old phenomenon of poetry. It explains the underlying power of this art form and how its effect is exerted over human hearts and understanding.
Oliver Twist - After the Edit by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Essay » Literature
Dickens's original story contains 26 Incredible Coincidences, 21 Unanswered Questions, and 5 Plain Impossibilities. "Oliver Twist - After the Edit" sticks as close to the original as possible while getting rid of them all. It is both a serious piece of literary criticism and an even more enjoyable story. Includes the sort of critical notes a modern editor would make on the original ms today.
Bitch In a Bonnet: Reclaiming Jane Austen from the Stiffs, the Snobs, the Simps and the Saps (Volume 2) by Robert Rodi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 188,080. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Novelist Rodi launches a broadside against the depiction of Jane Austen as "the inventor and mother goddess of 'chick lit.'" Instead he sees her as "the most unsparing satirist of her century." In this volume, he combs through her final three novels with the aim of charting her growth as both a novelist and a humorist, and of shattering the notion that she’s a romantic of any kind.
Bitch In a Bonnet: Reclaiming Jane Austen from the Stiffs, the Snobs, the Simps and the Saps (Volume 1) by Robert Rodi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 149,360. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Novelist Rodi launches a broadside against the depiction of Jane Austen as "the inventor and mother goddess of 'chick lit.'" Instead he sees her as "the most unsparing satirist of her century." In this volume, he combs through her first three novels with the aim of charting her growth as both a novelist and a humorist, and of shattering the notion that she’s a romantic of any kind.
Close up by Efraín Huerta
Price: $100.00 USD. Words: 120,100. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014 by Ediciones La Rana. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
Incisivo, Crítico, Pero Siempre Con El humor fino Que le caracterizó, Efraín Huerta colaboró Durante Las Décadas de 1940 y 1950 en Diversas Publicaciones estafa Columnas Dedicadas a la Crítica Cinematográfica.
பல்நோக்குப் பார்வையில் முருகத் தத்துவம் II ( Proceedings of The International Conference on Murugabhakthi 2014 ) by T. Kumaresan
Price: Free! Words: 128,710. Language: Tamil. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Essay » Literature
சுவிற்சர்லாந்தில் 2014 இல் நடைபெற்ற இரண்டாவது அனைத்துல முருகபக்தி மாநாட்டில் படிக்கப் பெறுவதற்காக முருக பக்தர்களாலும், ஆய்வாளர்களாலும் அனுப்பப்பட்ட ஆக்கங்களில் இருந்து தெரிவு செய்யப்பட்டவை இங்கு மின்நூலாக்கப்பட்டுள்ளன. 04.05.2014 அன்று மாநாட்டின் நிறைவு விழாவில் வெளியிட்ப்பட்டது.