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In Defense of a Drinking Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
The damage caused by abusing alcohol is unassailable and well-documented. The author posits a counter-balancing viewpoint, saluting the celebratory aspect of drinking, its role as a social lubricant, and how one can live, love and indeed thrive, while drinking it all in.
Schiller: The Essays on the Sublime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
As an adjective, sublime means a subject that is causing deep emotions and feelings of wonder or joy. The noun sublime describes a subject that is without equal, that is supreme or of great moral, artistic or spiritual value. The verb derived from these words describes the capacity of a subject to reach the highest level without going through intermediary steps.
Essays From a Man in Flux: Agonizing Over What it All Means
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
A new collection (with a couple of oldies) of angst-driven existential wanderings. An ongoing project, not unlike life itself, in search of answers while knowing full well that most of them will remain out of reach. But as with being alive…..the goal is the journey. I will keep evolving until I die. Then, all bets are off.
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.
Ready Reference Treatise: Arcadia
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 105 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 171. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Arcadia” by Tom Stoppard is a famous play written in 1993. The play revolves around the relationship between past and present and between order and disorder and the certainty of knowledge.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps
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Price: Free! Words: 95,960. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
This is a study of beauty and pleasure: examples such as Alpine walking and a little simple science, how these sensations might have arisen, and how they differ between individuals and influence behaviour. It has about 90 pictures, 150 anecdotes and 470 references. It can be read with Calibre and the Firefox ebook reader plugin but not yet Adobe. Calibre is best. Last updated 12 June 2014.
101 Ways to Make Yourself Think
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Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
(4.00 from 1 review)
Expand your mind, believe in yourself, think the impossible. "101 Ways to Make Yourself Think" is a compilation of phrases, quotes, and haikus to stimulate your mind. If you're an intellectual already, continue your education; if you aren't, why not become one?
Book of an Owl
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You set the price! Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Book of an Owl places certain undefined and imperfect spirituality and philosophy which we come through our daily life. there is love, wisdom, loss, solitude, loneliness, and possibly everything that make us human beings and prey of the time and space...
Th$ NEW Bible$$ 2nd Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
This is the funniest book ever written! It explains everything you ever wanted to know about God and the afterlife. It also tells you how to control things with your mind. I'm offering a triple money back Guarantee! If you don't absolutely love it, email me at jhomcy5525@yahoo.com for a refund check. It also conveys how to Obama Re-Elected. NO JOKE, 100% SERIOUS!
Poesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
It's Only Natural
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It’s Only Natural is a collection of poetry delving into the many emotions, facets, and perceptions that connects the human experience to the world of nature. This collection shines a light on the joys, and sorrows of that natural experience.