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            Barnhill: a novel
             

            Barnhill: a novel (EPUB ebook)

            By Bissell, Norman

            George Orwell left post-war London for Barnhill, a remote farmhouse on the Isle of Jura, to write what became Nineteen Eighty-Four. He was driven by a passionate desire to undermine the enemies of democracy and make plain the dangers of dictatorship, surveillance, doublethink and ...

            ISBN 9781912387540
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            Published 4 June 2019 by Faber Factory
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            The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 39: 13 November 1802 to 3 March 1803
             

            The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 39: 13 November 1802 to 3 March 1803 (PDF ebook)

            By Jefferson, Thomas; Edited by Oberg, Barbara B.

            A title that opens on 13 November 1802, when the Jefferson is in Washington, and closes on 3 March 1803, the final day of his second year as president. The central issue of these months is the closing of the right of deposit at New Orleans, an act that threatens the economic well ...

            ISBN 9781400845262
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Series The Papers of Thomas Jefferson
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            Virgil's Double Cross: Design and Meaning in the Aeneid<i/>
             

            Virgil's Double Cross: Design and Meaning in the Aeneid<i/> (EPUB ebook)

            By Quint, David

            The message of Virgil's Aeneid once seemed straightforward enough: the epic poem returned to Aeneas and the mythical beginnings of Rome in order to celebrate the city's present world power and to praise its new master, Augustus Caesar. Things changed when late twentieth-century r ...

            ISBN 9781400889754
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            Published 29 May 2018
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            How the Other Half Looks: The Lower East Side and the Afterlives of Images
             

            How the Other Half Looks: The Lower East Side and the Afterlives of Images (EPUB ebook)

            By Blair, Sara

            How New York's Lower East Side inspired new ways of seeing AmericaNew York City's Lower East Side, long viewed as the space of what Jacob Riis notoriously called the "other half," was also a crucible for experimentation in photography, film, literature, and visual technologies. T ...

            ISBN 9781400889242
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            Published 12 June 2018
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            A House Divided: The Antebellum Slavery Debates in America, 1776-1865
             

            A House Divided: The Antebellum Slavery Debates in America, 1776-1865 (PDF ebook)

            Edited by Lowance, Mason I.

            Provides an overview of the antebellum slavery debate and its key issues and participants. This book introduces each selection, locating it historically, culturally, and thematically as well as linking it to other writings. The documents represent the full scope of the varied deb ...

            ISBN 9780691188867
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Words of Light: Theses on the Photography of History
             

            Words of Light: Theses on the Photography of History (PDF ebook)

            By Cadava, Eduardo

            Demonstrates that Walter Benjamin articulates his conception of history through the language of photography. Focusing on Benjamin's discussions of the flashes and images of history, this title argues that the questions raised by this link between photography and history touch on ...

            ISBN 9780691188713
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            The Pillar and Ground of the Truth: An Essay in Orthodox Theodicy in Twelve Letters
             

            The Pillar and Ground of the Truth: An Essay in Orthodox Theodicy in Twelve Letters (PDF ebook)

            By Florensky, Pavel

            An English translation of Pavel Florensky's defence of Russian Orthodox theology. Originally published in 1914, the book is a series of 12 letters to a brother or friend , who may be understood symbolically as Christ. Central to the work is an exploration of the meanings of Chris ...

            ISBN 9780691187990
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Mapping St. Petersburg: Imperial Text and Cityshape
             

            Mapping St. Petersburg: Imperial Text and Cityshape (PDF ebook)

            By Buckler, Julie A.

            Traces the evolution of Russia's onetime capital from a 'conceptual hierarchy' to a living cultural system. By favouring noncanonical works and 'underdescribed spaces', this book seeks to revise the literary monumentalization of St Petersburg - to offer an off-center view of a le ...

            ISBN 9780691187617
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Making Silence Speak: Women's Voices in Greek Literature and Society
             

            Making Silence Speak: Women's Voices in Greek Literature and Society (PDF ebook)

            Edited by Lardinois, Andre; McClure, Laura

            Attempts to recover the voices of women in antiquity from various perspectives: how they spoke, where they could be heard, and how their speech was adopted in literature and public discourse. This book reveals the interrelation between women's speech and the realm of literary pro ...

            ISBN 9780691187594
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Goethe, Volume 3: Essays on Art and Literature
             

            Goethe, Volume 3: Essays on Art and Literature (PDF ebook)

            By Von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang; Edited by Gearey, John

            The reflections on art and literature that the author produced throughout his life are the premise and corollary of his work as poet, novelist, and man of science. This volume contains such important essays as On Gothic Architecture , On the Laocoon Group , and Shakespeare: A Tri ...

            ISBN 9780691187174
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            Published 5 June 2018
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            Series Goethe: The Collected Works
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