Protagoras

Protagoras is a dialogue by Plato.Plato (424/423[b] – 348/347 BC) was a philosopher in Classical Greece and the founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of...

The Divine Comedy

"The Divine Comedy" is an epic poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c. 1308 and completed 1320, a year before his death in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work of...

Uncle Tom's Cabin

"Uncle Tom's Cabin" is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel "helped lay the groundwork for the Civil...

99 Aphorisms On Love

99 famous quotes about love from writers, philosopher, and other personalities.

The Last Days Of Pompeii

"The Last Days of Pompeii" is a novel written by the baron Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1834.Edward George Bulwer-Lytton (25 May 1803 – 18 January 1873), was an English...

The Prince

"The Prince" is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli. Although it is relatively short, the...

Twenty Years Of An African Slaver

Theodore Canot (1804-1860) was a French-Italian adventurer and slave trader. Brantz Mayer (1809-1879) journalist, produced his memoirs, notable for their vividness and...

The New Organon

The New Organum, full original title "Novum Organum Scientiarum" (‘new instrument of science’), is a philosophical work by Francis Bacon, written in Latin...

Gulliver's Travels

"Gulliver's Travels" is a satire by Anglo-Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, that is both a satire on human nature and a parody of the...

A Little Princess

"A Little Princess" is a 1905 children's novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. It is an expanded version of Burnett's 1888 short story entitled "Sara Crewe: or,...

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