• Essays,  History,  Mafia,  Sicilian

    Sicilian studies Free PDF book ( 1915) by Alexander Nelson Hood (The spirit of the Mafia)

    Sicilian studies Free PDF book ( 1915) by Alexander Nelson Hood (The spirit of the Mafia) It has been suggested that a series of stories and essays connected with life in Sicily might be of interest. Hence the appearance of this volume. Some of its contents have been printed in another form in the Nineteenth Century and Fortnightly Reviews, and The Gentlewoman. I have to acknowledge my indebtedness for much valuable information derived from the works of Mr. Gilbert Murray, Sir Richard Jebb, Mr. R. D. Archer-Hind; as well as to Mr. E. D. Morshead for his striking translation of the ” Oresteia ” of ^schylus — the ” House…

  • Epicureanism,  Essays,  Philosophy

    Download The garden of Epicurus and Philosophical essays Free PDF E book 1908

    Download The garden of Epicurus Free PDF Ebook 1908 Collection of philosophical essays the book contains: The garden of Epicurus.–On nunneries.–How I discoursed one night with an apparition on the first origins of the alphabet.–Careers for women.–Miracle.–Card houses.–In the Elysian Fields.–Aristos and Polyphilos on the language of metaphysics.–The priory Anatole France was a French poet, journalist, and novelist with several best-sellers. Ironic and skeptical, he was considered in his day the ideal French man of letters Book Published : 1908 Author : France, Anatole Translator : Allinson, A. R. Download PDF Ebook