Character List - Spark notes
Shylock - A Jewish moneylender in Venice. Angered by his mistreatment at the hands of Venice’s Christians, particularly Antonio, Shylock schemes to eke out his revenge by ruthlessly demanding as payment a pound of Antonio’s flesh. Although seen by the rest of the
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The Bedford Handbook
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Love in the Time of Cholera
Grabriel García Márquez
IT WAS INEVITABLE: the scent of bitter almonds always reminded him of the fate of unrequited love. Dr. Juvenal Urbino noticed it as soon as he entered the still darkened house where he had hurried on an urgent call to
INTRODUCTION TO PROSE AND POETRY
POETRY - refers to that expression in verse, with measures, rhymes, lines, stanzas and appreciate melodious tone.
- To embody the deep truths that reveal to us the complex living organism called human being.
Poets are not only authors o
John Donne's Poetic Philosophy of Love By Dr. David Naugle Stand still, and I will read to thee, A lecture, love, in love's philosophy.
—John Donne, “Lecture upon the Shadow”
For the enormously complex and vexed John Donne (1572-1631), the one in whom all “contraries meet,” (Holy Sonne
AENEID by VIRGIL.
Virgil's seminal epic, the Aeneid, tells the story of Aeneas's journey in search of the land where he is destined to build the city that will one day become the great Roman Empire. Largely influenced by Homer's Odyssey and Iliad, the Aeneid begins halfway through Aeneas's journey,
Othello is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare around 1603. The play tells the story of a powerful general of the Venetian army, Othello, whose life and marriage are ruined by a conniving, deceitful, and envious soldier, Iago.
Othello is possibly the most famous literary exploration of the war
Book First: An Upright Man
The story opens in 1815 with a detailed description of Monsieur Myriel, a widower become priest, along with his sister Mademoiselle Baptistine and their housekeeper, Madame Magloire. Having received his appointment as Bishop of Digne, he takes up resid
INTRODUCTION page 1
PART ONE: THE FIRST AGE
I OF TUOR AND HIS COMING TO GONDOLIN 19
II NARN I HÎN HÚRIN 61
The Childhood of Túrin 61; The Words of Húrin and Morgoth 70; The Departure of Túrin 72;
Túrin in Doriath 81; Túrin