The Assassination of the Marquis de Sade: A one-act play by Marius Benta

By Marius Benta

A one-act play with 4 characters (two men and females).

Synopsis: compelled to spend the final years of his lifestyles on the Charenton asylum, THE MARQUIS reveals his little pleasures in writing his arguable fictions and staging performs for the inmates. He spends his days along with his very younger lover MADELEINE and his significant other CONSTANCE, the latter passing on the asylum as his daughter. having fun with the sympathy of the asylum's director, THE MARQUIS lives at Charenton a more-or-less cozy existence. besides the fact that, while the the director is disregarded from workplace and changed by means of the sexually repressed health care provider ROYER, the peace of THE MARQUIS is long gone. Afraid that THE MARQUIS may use a compromising letter opposed to him, ROYER tortures him to demise, and rapes the 2 girls.

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Secrets of the Sea by Nicholas Shakespeare

By Nicholas Shakespeare

Torn via tragedy from his youth on a distant farm in Tasmania, Alex Dove has back years later to begin over. an opportunity stumble upon with quiet, beautiful Merridy Bowman—a younger lady equally haunted through a tangled and catastrophic history—results in marriage, as broken souls unite to construct a house, kinfolk, and livelihood some distance faraway from civilization's bustle. quickly they're drawn into the unpredictable dynamics of small-town island life—and into the damaging orbit of an unscrupulous genuine property agent who continues a mystery carry over either Doves. but if a shipwreck off the shore thrusts a , in all probability felony teenage castaway into their international, Alex and Merridy's tenuously solid happiness is without warning at grave hazard, as they're pressured to confront deeper questions on the real that means of success.

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The Palgrave Literary Dictionary of Tennyson (Palgrave by Norman Page, Valerie Purton

By Norman Page, Valerie Purton

This can be the 1st complete advisor to Tennyson, containing concise, informative entries on his poetry, his existence and the cultural context of his paintings. Tennyson, the foremost poet of the Victorian age, lived via lots of the 19th century, addressed key matters in technology, faith, philosophy, politics and aesthetics and knew many of the nice Victorians.
This effortless reference paintings, designed either for teachers and for the overall reader, addresses all facets of his existence and instances.

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My Education: A Book of Dreams by William S. Burroughs

By William S. Burroughs

My schooling is Burroughs's final novel, first released years prior to his dying in 1997. it's a ebook of goals, gathered over numerous a long time and as with regards to a memoir as we are going to see. The goals hide topics from the mundane and traditional - conversations together with his neighbors Allen Ginsberg or Ian Sommerville, feeding his cats, buying medicinal drugs or intercourse - to the erotic, strange and visionary. continuously a wealthy resource of images in Burroughs's personal fiction, during this e-book goals turn into an immediate and robust strength in themselves.

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Exercise and the heart by Froelicher V., Myers J.

By Froelicher V., Myers J.

The hot version of workout and the center bargains the fundamental scientific and clinical details on workout checking out and interpretation. Balancing the fundamental body structure with an issue dependent method of cardiac challenge administration, this new version offers the clinician with a source for prognosis and therapy with workout. New fabric on workout treatment and the impression of persistent workout at the middle offer a scientific aide to the heart specialist and internist.

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Studies in Colluthus' "Abduction of Helen" by Cosetta Cadau

By Cosetta Cadau

"This first monograph in English on Colluthus situates this overdue old writer inside his cultural context and gives a brand new appraisal of his hexameter poem the kidnapping of Helen, the end-point of the pagan Greek epic culture, which used to be composed within the Christianised Egyptian Thebaid. The ebook evaluates the poem's connections with usual and modern literary and creative genres and with Neoplatonic philosophy, and analyzes the poet's re-negotiation of conventional fabric to fit the expectancies of a overdue fifth-century advert viewers. It explores Colluthus' interpretation of the modern fascination with visuality, identifies new connections among Colluthus and Claudian, and exhibits how the author's engagement with the poetry of Nonnusgoes a lot additional than formerly proven"

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Candide by Voltaire

By Voltaire

Appearing in 1759, Candide is a foreboding, ironic, and fierce satire. The protagonist, Candide, is an blameless and good-natured guy. almost all these whom he meets in the course of his travels, despite the fact that, are scoundrels or dupes. Candide's naivete is slowly worn away because of his touch with the story's rogue parts. The knowledge Candide amasses during his voyages has a realistic caliber. It includes the basics for purchasing by means of in an international that's often merciless and unfair. although good conscious of the cruelty of nature, Volitaire is actually fascinated about the evil of mankind. He identifies a few of the reasons of that evil in his paintings: the aristocracy, the church, slavery, and greed.

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