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Obras de G. F. Maine

Associated Works

The Moonstone (1868) — General editor, algumas edições10,910 cópias, 250 resenhas
The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde (1880) — Editor, algumas edições4,921 cópias, 26 resenhas
The Golden Treasury (1861) — General editor — 1,717 cópias, 17 resenhas
The Talisman (1825) — General Editor, algumas edições1,224 cópias, 13 resenhas
Wild Wales: Its People, Language, and Scenery (1862) — Editor, algumas edições281 cópias, 3 resenhas
The Splendour of Asia: The Story and Teaching of the Buddha (1926) — Introdução, algumas edições35 cópias
A Shakespeare Anthology (1900) — Editor — 34 cópias

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Conhecimento Comum

Sexo
male

Membros

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Marcado
Murtra | Oct 16, 2020 |
Emerson's classic essays on "spiritual potential" and "self-reliance" can inspire
readers toward their own unique paths of self discovery.

He moves his audiences away from conformity, greed, and the pursuit of money
to seek peace, love, and beauty in nature and a soul.

('Waxing eloquent' was surely invented to describe his lengthy paragraphs.)

He did surprise me with "Experience." It is fairly bewildering, dense, and depressing:
"It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made that we exist."

It would be welcome to learn what life experiences influenced this enigmatic change.
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m.belljackson | 1 outra resenha | Feb 25, 2020 |
To read the essays is to fall into a lost world of beautiful sentences. The fact that anyone could have thought in such long, beautiful sentences that are both substantial and elegant is one thing; that we have the legacy to read now is nothing short of a miracle.
1 vote
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qoe | 1 outra resenha | May 4, 2016 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
25
Also by
7
Membros
1,092
Popularidade
#23,528
Avaliação
4.0
Resenhas
3
ISBNs
17

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