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The Profits of Religion
The Profits of Religion
Rabindranath Tagore (1861–1941), also known by the sobriquet Gurudev, was a Bengali poet, Brahmo religionist, visual artist, playwright, novelist, and composer whose works reshaped Bengali literature and music in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He became Asia’s first Nobel laureate when he won the 1913 Nobel Prize in Literature.
The Home and the World is a 1916 novel, set in the estate of the rich Bengali noble Nikhil. He lives happily with his beautiful wife Bimala until the appearance of his friend and radical revolutionist, Sandip.
Sandip, a passionate an...
Arguably, one of the most influential and insightful pieces of work concerned with American political life, Democracy in America directs itself towards American politics and society, and is considered to be one the best books written on the subject. Published in 2 volumes, in 1835 and 1840, Tocqueville records his findings after studying the thriving nation in his nine month exploratory journey.
The young French aristocrat first came to America on an official assignment to study the American penal system, but instead used this as a pretext to study American society. Conseq...
REMINISCENCES OF SIXTY YEARS IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS VOLUME I
[Frontispiece: v1.jpg] From a photograph by Purdy, of Boston. Copyright, 1896. [signature] Geo: S. Boutwell
Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs by George S. Boutwell Governor of Massachusetts, 1851 1852 Representative in Congress, 1863 1869 Secretary of the Treasury, 1869 1873 Senator from Massachusetts, 1873 1877 ...
DE VROUW EN DE VREDESBEWEGING IN VERBAND MET HET VROUWENKIESRECHT
Dr. ALETTA JACOBS
Overdruk uit het Verslag van het Nationaal Congres van het Nederlandsch Comité van Vrouwen voor Duurzamen Vrede. (Den Haag 28 29 April 1917)
6e uitgave van het Nederl. Comité van Vrouwen voor Duurzamen Vrede September 1917.
Some Thoughts on an Irish Polity
By "A.E." [George William Russell]
To The Right Hon. Sir Horace Plunkett
A good many years ago you grafted a slip of poetry on your economic tree. I do not know if you expected a hybrid. This essay may not be economics in your sense of the word. It certainly is not poetry in my sense. The Marriage of Heaven and Earth was foretold by the ancient prophets. I have seen no signs of that union taking place, but I have been led to speculate how they might be brought within hailing distance of each other. ...
PUBLIC SERVICES AND SELECT SPEECHES
RUTHERFORD B. HAYES
J. Q. HOWARD
CINCINNATI ROBERT CLARKE & CO
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1876, by ROBERT CLARKE & CO.
In the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington.
Stereotyped by OGDEN, CAMPBELL & CO., Cincinnati.
Line of Descent Family Tradition Indian Fighters Grandfather Rutherford Chloe Smith Hayes Father and Mother Characteristics Tribute to a Sister...
JOHN J. PERRY
PUBLICATION NUMBER 198 WILLIAM ANDREWS CLARK MEMORIAL LIBRARY UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES 1979
GENERAL EDITOR David Stuart Rodes, University of California, Los Angeles
EDITORS Charles L. Batten, University of California, Los Angeles George Robert Guffey, University of California, Los Angeles Maximillian E. Novak, University of California, Los Angeles Thomas Wright, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
"THE STORY OF MY LIFE."
BY THE LATE
REV. EGERTON RYERSON, D.D., LLD.,
(Being Reminiscences of Sixty Years' Public Service in Canada.)
PREPARED UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF HIS LITERARY TRUSTEES:
THE REV. S.S. NELLES, D.D., LL.D., THE REV. JOHN POTTS. D.D., AND J. GEORGE HODGINS, ESQ., LL.D.
J. GEORGE HODGINS, Esq., LL.D.
"His life was gentle; and the elements So mix't in him, that Nature might stand up, And say to all the world, This was a Man!"
Shakespeare. Julius Caesar , Act v., sc. 5.
Eca de Queirós
Cartas de Inglaterra
Porto LIVRARIA CHARDRON de Lello & Irm~ao Editores 1905
Obras de ECA de QUEIROZ
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