The Cloister and the Hearth w/ Direct link technology (A Romantic Story)

The Cloister and the Hearth w/ Direct link technology (A Romantic Story)

by Charles Reade
     
 
Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words, and suffer noble sorrows. of these obscure heroes, philosophers, and martyrs, the greater part will never be known till that hour, when many that are great shall be small, and the small great; but of others the world's knowledge may be said to sleep: their lives and

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Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words, and suffer noble sorrows. of these obscure heroes, philosophers, and martyrs, the greater part will never be known till that hour, when many that are great shall be small, and the small great; but of others the world's knowledge may be said to sleep: their lives and characters lie hidden from nations in the annals that record them. The general reader cannot feel them, they are presented so curtly and coldly: they are not like breathing stories appealing to his heart, but little historic hail-stones striking him but to glance off his bosom: nor can he understand them; for epitomes are not narratives, as skeletons are not human figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012998552
Publisher:
New Century Books
Publication date:
09/08/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
682 KB

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