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|Groucho Marx (1895-1977) American comic actor I'm only a beer teetotaller, not a |
champagne teetotaller. Proserpine, Candida ... It's no longer a warmth hidden in
my veins: It's Venus entire and whole fastening on her prey. Jean Racine ...
|It is certain that if you would have the whole secret of a people, you must enter |
into the intimacy of their religion. Science is Christian, not ... It's no longer a
warmth hidden in my veins: it's Venus entire and whole fastening on her prey.
|Thorstein Veblen, The Theory of the Leisure Class, 1 899 It's no longer a warmth |
hidden in my veins: it's Venus entire and whole fastening on her prey. Jean
Racine, Phedre, 1 677 Transport made of man a new kind of waif: a being
|Ovid's Metamorphoses gains its ideal twenty-first-century herald in Stanley Lombardo's bracing translation of a wellspring of Western art and literature that is too often treated, even by poets, as a mere vehicle for the scores of myths it ...|
|A frank and vivid modern version of one of the most diverting of all classics. Lindsay’s translation captures the genuine flavor, sharp dialogue, outrageous humor, racy delight and subtle style of Apuleius’ sophisticated masterpiece.|
|Carson Napier's adventures continue in four interconnected stories: "Slaves of the Fishmen," "Goddess of Fire," "The Living Dead," and "War on Venus"|
|This is just the initial act in a magnificent odyssey that seamlessly merges the actual with the imagined. A book whose importance is eclipsed only by its quality, The Satanic Verses is a key work of our times.|
|Recognized as one of the major literary works of the twentieth-century, Marcel Proust's monumental seven-volume novel brings together memories of childhood and Parisian society before and during the First World War.|