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Erosion

English | May 21, 1983 | ISBN: 0691065705 | 96 Pages | PDF | 1 MB Jorie Graham is the author of twelve collections of poems. Her poetry, widely translated, has been the recipient of numerous awards, among them the Pulitzer Prize, the Forward Prize (UK), and the...
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The Death of Comedy

English | ISBN: 0674006437, 067401247X | 2001 | 604 Pages | PDF | 2 MB In a grand tour of comic theatre over the centuries, Erich Segal traces the evolution of the classical form from its early origins in a misogynistic quip by the sixth-century BC Susarion, through...
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The Poetics of Motoori Norinaga

English | May 24, 2007 | ISBN: 0824830784 | 313 Pages | PDF | 2 MB One of Japan’s most renowned intellectuals, Motoori Noringa (1730-1801) is perhaps best known for his notion of mono no aware, a detailed description of the workings of emotions as the precondition for...
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Beowulf: A New Verse Translation

English | Feb. 17, 2001 | ISBN: 0393320979 | 162 Pages | EPUB | 1 MB Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and,...
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Emily Dickinson and Philosophy

English | Aug. 19, 2013 | ISBN: 1107029414 | 278 Pages | PDF | 1 MB Emily Dickinson’s poetry is deeply philosophical. Recognizing that conventional language limited her thought and writing, Dickinson created new poetic forms to pursue the moral and intellectual issues that mattered most to her....
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