martedì 19 agosto 2014

Norman Austin, Sophocles' Philoctetes and the Great Soul Robbery

That is my situation...

General readers with a basic knowledge of the tragic genre and the Greek language and scholars, especially those for whom names such as Harold Bloom, Sigmund Freud, and Hans-Georg Gadamer cause fear and trembling, should pay particular attention to Austin's book


I was reading this part of a review by Susan A. Curry, University of New Hampshire, on a Blogspot page which is included in the lists Philoctetes, Sophocles, Greek Tragedies, Tragedies, Greek Literature and Literature on CMBooks on StumbleUpon. That post also refers to Aeschylus and Euripides.

lunedì 24 giugno 2013

Charles Dickens bicentenary - Great Expectations, Hard Times and the Pickwick Papers

In an article stumbled in my Charles Dickens list on my CMBooks profile on StumbleUpon: Tracy McVeigh, John Drew, University of Buckingham, North and South, The Woman in White, the Pickwick Papers and Pursuit of Cricket Under Difficulties.

Books by him are sold below

Monday October 17, 2011

giovedì 14 marzo 2013

Catholic Classic Books from Argentina

Which Catholic classic book from Argentina - a novel, poems or something else - after the election of pope Francis I - Jorge Mario Bergoglio?

sabato 10 marzo 2012

Sicilian Wines and a Book by Robert V. Camuto

@ CMFoodAnd, CMHealth and CMGardening.  Robert V. Camuto's book Palmento: A Sicilian Wine Odissey - page.

@ CMTravelAnd - One of the most famous Sicilian towns is Menfi, in South Sicily.

A Sicilian Wine Odyssey, 
Robert V. Camuto,
 University of Nebraska Press,


 Tuesday February 6, 2012

giovedì 12 gennaio 2012

A lot of silence in It’s a Good Life, If You Don’t Weaken, the picture-novella by Seth? Or graphic novels

He has to do with Canada, as I got to know here.


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Reading with Amazon

Charles Dickens, David Copperfield and A Christmas Carol @ Amazon -

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Charles Dickens' Pickwick Papers

Sylvia Plath

Ted and Frieda Hughes

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Agatha Christie

Essays @

Wines and pages @ and

Shells, shell fish, malacology and treatises @ Amazon - and