Download E-books The New Science of Giambattista Vico: Unabridged Translation of the Third Edition (1744) PDF

By Giambattista Vico

A pioneering treatise that aroused nice controversy whilst it was once first released in 1725, Vico's New Science is said this present day to be one of many few works of real genius within the heritage of social conception. It represents the main bold try sooner than Comte at finished technology of human society and the main profound research of the category fight ahead of Marx.

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Download E-books Beyaz Geceler Bir Hayalperestin Anıları PDF

By Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Öykünün Hayalperest anlatıcısı, Petersburg'un "beyaz geceler"inde sokaklarda dolaşırken, Nastenka adında bir genç kızla tanışır. Nastenka da Hayalperest kadar yalnızdır. İkinci buluşmalarında aralarında bir dostluk doğar; Nastenka, Hayalperestimize, kendi yaşam öyküsünü anlatır: Âşık olduğu bir genç adam bir yıl sonra ona geri döneceğini söyleyerek Moskova'ya gitmiş, ama aradan bir yıl geçmesine karşın tek bir mektup bile yazmamıştır. Bu arada, Hayalperestimiz de Nastenka'ya vurulduğunu fark eder, ama duygularını gizler. Yalnızca 19. yüzyıl Rus edebiyatının değil, dünya edebiyatının en büyük yazarlarından Dostoyevski'nin 27 yaşında yazdığı Beyaz Geceler, sevecen, okuru sarıp sarmalayan, ama hüzünlü bir uzun öyküdür. Bir yanıyla romantik bir aşk üçgeninin, bir yanıyla da bir kişilik parçalanmasının öyküsüdür. "Dört gecelik bir aşk hayali" diye tanımlanabilecek bu küçük başyapıtı, Sabri Gürses'in Rusça aslından yaptığı çeviriyle ve Dostoyevski ve yapıtı üstüne ayrıntılı incelemesi eşliğinde sunuyoruz.

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Download E-books The Portable Abraham Lincoln (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Abraham Lincoln

Celebrate the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's beginning with this new version of his maximum speeches and writings

Abraham Lincoln endowed the yankee language with a power and ethical strength that has all yet disappeared from latest public rhetoric. Lincoln's writings are testaments of our historical past, home windows into his enigmatic character, and resonant examples of the writer's artwork. The moveable Abraham Lincoln comprises the nice public speeches - the 1st debate with Stephen Douglas, the "House Divided" speech, the Gettysburg deal with, the second one Inaugural handle - in addition to much less normal letters and memoranda that chart Lincoln's political profession, his evolving stand opposed to slavery, and his day by day behavior of the Civil battle. This variation encompasses a revised creation, up to date notes at the textual content, a chronology of Lincoln's existence, and 4 new choices of his writing.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the simplest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts more advantageous by means of introductions and notes by way of extraordinary students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations by means of award-winning translators.

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By P. G. Wodehouse

Mr. Mulliner, a personality who supplied Wodehouse with a few of his most sensible vignettes,

first brought in Meet Mr. Mulliner, together with his never-ending offer of brothers, nephews, and cousins, who're featured within the stories Mulliner tells the regulars at his favourite pub, The Angler's relaxation.

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Download E-books The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of The Lord of the Rings PDF

By J.R.R. Tolkien

The first quantity in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic event THE LORD OF THE RINGS
 
One Ring to rule all of them, One Ring to discover them, One Ring to convey all of them and within the darkness bind them

In precedent days the earrings of strength have been crafted via the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the darkish Lord, cast the only Ring, filling it along with his personal strength in order that he might rule all others. however the One Ring was once taken from him, and notwithstanding he sought it all through Middle-earth, it remained misplaced to him. After many a while it fell into the fingers of Bilbo Baggins, as informed in The Hobbit. In a sleepy village within the Shire, younger Frodo Baggins unearths himself confronted with a big job, as his aged cousin Bilbo entrusts the hoop to his care. Frodo needs to depart his domestic and make a dangerous trip throughout Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to smash the hoop and foil the darkish Lord in his evil purpose.

“A specified, completely learned different international, evoked from deep within the good of Time, hugely certain, absorbingly interesting, profound in meaning.” – New York Times

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Download E-books The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Leo Tolstoy

A number of a few of Tolstoy's strongest robust stories

The violent non secular concern in Tolstoy's existence that encouraged his final interval of creativity produced the tales during this compelling and startling assortment. They painting the multifaceted nature of hope, from idealistic romance to sexual jealousy, from determined lust to relentless longing. "The okay reutzer Sonata" prompted a public sensation with its indictment of so-called Christian marriage, a subject matter echoed in "Family Happiness." In "The Devil," a tender guy reveals it irresistible a stunning peasant girl with whom he had an affair prior to his marriage. And "Father Sergius" indicates a guy going to more and more determined leads to order to prevent the enticements of the flesh.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts more advantageous by way of introductions and notes via uncommon students and modern authors, in addition to updated translations via award-winning translators.

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By Laurence Sterne

Advent and Notes by means of Robert Folkenflik

Rich in playful double entendres, digressions, formal oddities, and typographical experiments, The existence and evaluations of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman provoked a literary sensation while it first seemed in England in a sequence of volumes from 1759 to 1767. An ingeniously based novel (about writing a singular) that fascinates like a verbal video game of chess, Tristram Shandy is the main protean and playful English novel of the eighteenth century and a party of the artwork of fiction; its inventiveness anticipates the paintings of Joyce, Rushdie, and Fuentes in our personal century. this contemporary Library Paperback is decided from the nine-volume first version from 1759.

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