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How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a Day

By: Arnold Bennett

...ish people are becoming more and more literary. But I would point out that literature by no means comprises the whole field of knowledge, and that the... ...e's self--to increase one's knowledge--may well be slaked quite apart from literature. With the various ways of slaking I shall deal later. Here I mer... ... later. Here I merely point out to those who have no natural sympathy with literature that literature is not the only well. 4 III. PRECAUTIONS BEFOR... ...ion. All the sensible people of all ages are agreed upon it. And it is not literature, nor is it any other art, nor is it history, nor is it any scien... ...cause they think that there is no alternative to idleness but the study of literature; and they do not happen to have a taste for literature. This is ... ...e or of boat-sailing you would not be deterred by your lack of interest in literature from reading the best books on bridge or boat-sailing. We must, ... ...t books on bridge or boat-sailing. We must, therefore, distinguish between literature, and books treating of subjects not literary. I shall come to li... ...that they are perfectly within their rights. It is not a crime not to love literature. It is not a sign of imbecility. The mandarins of literature wil... ..."Pathetic Symphony"? There are enormous fields of knowledge quite outside literature which will yield magnificent results to cultivators. For example...

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Handley Cross; Or, Mr. Jorrocks's Hunt

By: Robert Smith Surtees

...; OR by ROBERT SMITH SURTEES Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MR. JORROCKS'S HUNT ... ...CKS'S HUNT Author: ROBERT SMITH SURTEES Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ...h a building that acts the double part of a reading−room and swimming−bath; "literature and lavement" is over the door. In this region the dazzling gl...

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History of English Literature, From Beowulf to Swinburne

By: Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912

...NGLISH LITERATURE by ANDREW LANG Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FROM "BEOWULF" TO SWINBUR... ...FROM "BEOWULF" TO SWINBURNE, SECOND EDITION Title: HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE, FROM "BEOWULF" TO SWINBURNE, SECOND EDITION Author: ANDREW LANG... ...E, SECOND EDITION Author: ANDREW LANG Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...... ...ND CALCUTTA 1912 ^ PREFACE. A Preface to a book on the History of English Literature is apt to be an apology, for a writer must be conscious of his i... ...in its aspects. This volume does not pretend to be an encyclopaedia of our literature; or to include all the names of authors and of their works. Sele... ...ndeed, would willingly have omitted not a few of the minor authors in pure literature, and devoted his space only to the masters. But each of these sp... ...be Editions are open to all ; and the great Cambridge " History of English Literature" is invaluable as a guide to the Bibliography. It is better to s...

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Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Volume 1

By: Ulysses S. Grant
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The Golden Bowl

By: Henry James

...tself, does it the worst of services, and may well inspire in the lover of literature certain lively questions as to the future of that institution. T... ... have we met him, when it comes to that, in the walks of interesting prose literature, and why assume that we have to believe in him before we are abs...

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Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Volume One

...AL MEMOIRS OF by U. S. GRANT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org U. S. GRANT, VOLUME ONE... .... GRANT, VOLUME ONE Author: U. S. GRANT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot...

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Communist China and Asia

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95% of Your Prospective Customers Are outside the United States

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Let Us Exalt the Brilliance of Comrade Kim Il Sung's Idea on the Youth Movement and the Achievements Made under His Leadership

By: Kim Jong Il
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Lectures in the Forum in Industrial Journalism at the New York University, Season of 1915 : Under.

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The Workers' Party of Korea Is the Party of the Great Leader Comrade Kim Il Sung

By: Kim Jong Il
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Lectures in the Forum in Industrial Journalism at the New York University, Season of 1915, Under the Auspices of the New York Trade Press Association

By: Forum in Industrial Journalism (1914/15; New York University)
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Calendar of the Gods in China

By: Timothy Richard
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The Adventure of the Stockbroker's Clerk

By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

... Clerk By Arthur Conan Doyle Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: The A... ...broker's Clerk Author: Arthur Conan Doyle Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature, Children's literature Publisher: World Public Library As... ......

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The Enchanted Parrot : Being a Selection from the Suka Saptati, Or, The Seventy Tales of a Parrot

By: Wortham, B. Hale
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Jarek

By: Rigby Taylor
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Twenty-Two Goblins

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Escape and Other Essays

By: Arthur Christopher Benson

... by ARTHUR CHRISTOPHER BENSON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: ESCAPE AND ... ...SSAYS Author: ARTHUR CHRISTOPHER BENSON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... .........................................................................5 II. LITERATURE AND LIFE....................................................... ...ask Online. http://www.blackmask.com • NOTE • INTRODUCTION • I. ESCAPE • II. LITERATURE AND LIFE • III. THE NEW POETS • IV. WALT WHITMAN • V. CHARM • ... ... uplands, and to things more and more wonderful and strange and unknown. II. LITERATURE AND LIFE There is a tendency, not by any means among the great... ...greater writers, but among what may be called the epigoni, the satellites of literature, the men who would be great if they knew how, to speak of the ... ...upon investigation it proved to contain nothing Escape and Other Essays II. LITERATURE AND LIFE 9 but the wool of sheep, dried beans, and cases of e... ... to movements and groups; the great figures of the Victorian time in art and literature have been solitary men, anarchical as regards tradition, stron...

...Table of Contents: Escape and Other Essays, 1 -- Arthur Christopher Benson, 1 -- NOTE, 1 -- Introduction, 1 -- I. ESCAPE, 5 -- II. LITERATURE AND LIFE, 9 -- III. THE NEW POETS, 14 -- IV. WALT WHITMAN, 18 -- V. CHARM, 24 -- VI. SUNSET, 30 -- VII. THE HOUSE OF PENGERSICK, 33 -- VIII. VILLAGES, 35 -- IX. DREAMS, 38 -- X. THE VISITANT, 43 -- XI. THAT OTHER O...

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The Critique of Practical Reason

By: Immanuel Kant

...F PRACTICAL by IMMANUEL KANT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org REASON Title: THE ... ... PRACTICAL REASON Author: IMMANUEL KANT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot...

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The Blue Fairy Book

By: Andrew Lang
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The Down-Easters, Volume 1

By: John Neal

...o much to pay now, by any hearty lover of his country, or of his country's literature, for a dialogue of their day, faithfully reported from their lip... ... like the Indian of our country, has been tried by every whippersnapper in literature; and by not a few distinguished writers of England, Scotland, Fr... ...ose a swan, sold tape 11 which he imported on his own account, dabbled in literature, puffed poetry for the North-American-Review, and the North-Amer... ...her. Nobody—in America. Talk of libraries and professorships, and oriental literature and all that, pho, pho! as a body may say— 49 Precisely! added ...

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Strangers & Wayfarers

By: Sarah Orne Jewett
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Northanger Abbey

By: Jane Austen
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Bunner Sisters

By: Edith Wharton

...UNNER SISTERS by EDITH WHARTON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: BUNNER SIST... ...e: BUNNER SISTERS Author: EDITH WHARTON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ... since suggested the mediation of the police, and cited from her favourite literature convincing instances of the supernatural ability of the Pink...

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The Economist

By: Xenophon
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Achilles

By: John Gay
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I Say No

By: Wilkie Collins

... I SAY NO by WILKIE COLLINS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: I SAY NO Au... ... Title: I SAY NO Author: WILKIE COLLINS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ...ughters and his friends were, from a musical point of view, perfectly right. Literature has hardly paid sufficient attention to a social phenomenon of...

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Anne of Green Gables

By: Lucy Maud Montgomery

... of the year the graduate who made the highest mark in English and English Literature would win the scholarship-- two hundred and fifty dollars a year...

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