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3 edition of Great men of literature found in the catalog.

Great men of literature

Will Durant

Great men of literature

taken from Adventures in genius

by Will Durant

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Published by Garden City publishing co., inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesGenius, Adventures in.
Statementby Will Durant ...
SeriesStar Books
Classifications
LC ClassificationsAC8 .D842 1936
The Physical Object
Paginationx, xv-xvii, 315 p.
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6336423M
LC Control Number36010039
OCLC/WorldCa1704423

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, published in , is the first fantasy written by an American to enjoy an immediate success upon powerful was its effect on the American imagination, so evocative its use of the forces of nature in its plots, so charming its invitation to children of all ages to look for the element of wonder in the world around them that author L. Frank Baum was. Oxford Book of American Essays-Ephemera an Emblem of Human Life Whistle Dialogue Between Franklin and the Gout Consolation for the Old Bachelor John Bull Mutability of Literature Keans Acting Gifts Uses of Great Men Buds and Bird-voices Philoso.

But they do not need to go to Yale to study diverse literature; nonetheless, they do need to read the ancient and classical great works b/c the writing is the standard of good writing. It .   There’s something undeniably fascinating about a grifter like that. But Ripley is just one in a long and great tradition of con artists, swindlers, grifters, and scammers in literature. Here are a just a few of the most memorable, the ones whose exploits keep on resonating long after they’re : Lincoln Michel.

Great character names can come from anywhere, of course. Washington Irving’s Ichabod Crane was almost certainly taken from a real-life military officer of the same name. Astrid Lindgren’s Pippi Longstocking was named by her nine-year-old daughter (full name: Pippilotta Delicatessa Windowshade Mackrelmint Ephraim's Daughter Longstocking).   The relationship between Achilles and Patrclus is a rich imagining of love between two men and promises to make this book a gay-themed classic.


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