Books tagged: sublime

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An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
Creando con lo Sublime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Descripción Un curso gratuito para escritores y artistas basado sobre Reglas de lo Sublime de Longino, de Cassandra Tribe.
En La Redondez Del Tiempo
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Price: $3.64 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: Spanish. Published: April 27, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spanish Poetry
El libro "En la redondez del tiempo" aglutina poemas de una estirpe sublime ya desde sus títulos ("Apocalipsis", "Ruptura"...). Asimismo, involucra la naturaleza en sus diversas manifestaciones (animal, vegetal), introduciendo simultáneamente cuestiones religiosas.
Crashkurs - Nicht noch ein Weltuntergangsbuch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: German. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Der Titel “Crashkurs” ist bewusst mehrdeutig gewählt. Das, was wir als westliche Zivilisation begreifen ist heute qualifiziert im ultimativen Chaos, einem Crash zu enden. Andrerseits ist ein Crashkurs auch immer eine intensive, kompakte Schulung. Dieser Crashkurs ist eine Schule der geistigen Selbstverteidigung. Wissen ist Macht, das ist die zentrale Botschaft des Buches.
The Tiara
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Hungarian native Tamara contemplates her transgression to womanhood in London. Though striving for independence, she is victimised through the development of a coerced, multi-cultural relationship with Diké. With its psychoanalytical depth, The Tiara is a testament to cross-cultural awareness: it is embedded in experiences endured at sites stretching from the UK, to Central Europe and West Africa.
Pivot (The Jack Harper Trilogy Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Pivot is: Winner of the Indie Reader Discovery Awards for Horror Winner of the top prize (Gold) in Horror for the eLit Book Awards Finalist for the Next Generation Indie Book Awards Are psychopaths born, or are they made? Jack Harper is taught to murder from the age of five, setting off a chain of horrific events that could lead to deliverance… or ruin.
Burke on the Sublime: A Philosophical Inquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful with an Introductory Discourse Concerning Taste: A New Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
This new edition provides an inexpensive, reliable, and textually rigorous digital version of this seminal text in the philosophy of art, Burke's essay on the sublime, which heretofore has been unavailable as an e-book. It includes corrections, expansions, accurate citations, a 6350-word historical/philosophical introduction, bibliographies, and English translations of foreign language quotations.
Conduits of the Sublime
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
I've been feeling in recent months the infinitesimal boundary between ourself and the sublime. And the veneer DOES disappear. And then and only then do true poems come out. All the writing I have ever done, is just a means of wearing away that layer: being ever closer to the moment, the moment that does not end. If these poems are conduits to the sublime, then so is every man and every woman.