Books tagged: milton

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Famous Men of the 16th & 17th Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
28 biographies from Queen Elizabeth I (who came to the throne in 1560) through King Louis XIV who died in 1715. The 17th century was an age of religious wars and revolutions. It was also the century in which the English and French established colonies in North America. Key biographies are James I, Charles I, Cromwell, Champlain, Captain John Smith, William Bradford, and John Winthrop.
Deare Sister
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This work of fiction consists of letters that might have been written by Lady Godiva, Milton’s daughter, Rubens’ model, Mozart’s mother, Freud’s wife, Plato’s students, and others – assuming a feminist consciousness. (What would they say?)
an excerpt from AMBITION'S PROGRESS PT 1
Price: Free! Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This short excerpt from B Mathew's allegory is a recommended reading for English Literature students & lecturers.
Rats Live on no Evil Star
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 75,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Francophones: Ce roman est disponible en français sous le titre "Palindrome". Hispanohablantes: Esta novela está disponible en español con el título "Palíndromo". A widowed skater. A shill. A tree who loves Shakespeare. A freight train. Snow falling on unblinking eyes. Tumbleweed. Tachyons. Kites. A stranger who isn't.
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: French. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
English-Speakers Note: This novel is available in English as "Rats Live on no Evil Star". Hispanohablantes darse cuenta: Esta novela está disponible en español como "Palíndromo". Une patineuse aveugle et veuve. Un compère. Un arbre qui aime Shakespeare. Un train de fret. Neige sur des yeux imperturbables. Virevoltant. Tachyons. Cerfs-volants. Un étranger qui n'est pas.
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 81,320. Language: Spanish. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
English Speakers: This novel is available in English under the title "Rats Live on no Evil Star". Francophones: Ce roman est disponible en français sous le titre "Palindrome". Una patinadora ciega y enviudada. Un vendedor ambulante. Un Árbol que quiere Shakespeare. Un tren de mercancías. Nieve que se cae sobre ojos inparpadeos. Estepicursores. Taquiones. Cometas. Un forastero que no es.
Dying Grass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Dying Grass sets out to explore the nature of humanity through poetic verse.
A Key to the Grove and Other Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An expansive collection of remarkable poems by Peter Coe Verbica. "Each offering is wise, surprising, authentic, and rendered with beautiful and arresting figurative language. I have rarely read a collection that I could say was entertaining, but Peter Coe Verbica has accomplished that with his keen eye, huge heart, and wit.” —Ron Hansen, author of "Desperadoes"
Trails Crossed
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Trails Crossed follows the progress of some historical characters between Newfoundland and British Columbia. First Nations and explorers' trails whether on land or water, were the first trails and as old as they are, can still be travelled or crossed today. They are the rivers and lakes of Canada. They are highways that have been constructed on top of the old trails made by those who came before.
Media and Violence: Seminal Perspectives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
What's the connection between media and violence? This is not just a current question, for it was a burning issue (sometimes literally) in the past. While McLuhan, Marx, Milton and Ellul had much to contribute to any discussion of the topic, a number of other sources are also examined in order to point the reader to the historical context of a very prominent issue in our times.