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  • Dream of the Red Chamber

    Dream of the Red Chamber, ( Chinese 紅樓夢 / 红楼梦 , Pinyin Hóng Lóu Mèng , literally, The Dream in / by the Red Mansion / Room ) also called The Story of the Stone, composed by Cao Xueqin, is one of China's Four Great Classical Novels. It was written sometime in the middle of the 18th century during the Qing Dynasty. Long considered a masterpiece of Chinese literature, the novel is generally ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • Artists' Wives

    ( Complete edition ) illustrated

    series Oeuvres de Alphonse Daudet
    Does the artist have to get married? To this simple question posed in the prologue, Alphonse Daudet replies in the negative and proves it in twelve little-known stories, first published in 1873.Poets, men of theater, musicians, sculptors, painters, obscure or famous, rich or broke are called to testify. The behaviors of the artistic world of the end of the century are sifted through an incisive ... Read more

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  • THE COUNTESS DE CHARNY

    a sequel to "taking the bastile,"

    ... “ It says, madame, ‘ We will not want bread in Paris, for we have the baker, his wife, and the shop-boy.* ”“ You can explain this second insolence distinctly as the first, can you not ? I hope so.”“ Madame,” said Gilbert, with the same kind melancholy,“ if you would reflect, not on the words, but on the intention of this people, you would see that you have not so much tocomplain of as you ... Read more

    $2.41 USD

  • Moral Tales (English Edition)

    The writings of Madame Guizot are highly celebrated in France, and though something of this celebrity may be due to her position as the wife of an illustrious statesman and historian, it must also be remembered, that this very position was calculated to draw forth a severer criticism than would usually be passed on one less favourably circumstanced. But the works themselves have merits of far too ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Afloat (English Edition)

    Example in this ebookThis Diary contains no story and no very thrilling adventure. While cruising about on the coasts of the Mediterranean last Spring, I amused myself by writing down every day what I saw and what I thought.I saw but the water, the sun, clouds and rocks,—I can tell of nought else,—and my thoughts were mere nothings, such as are suggested by the rocking of the waves, lulling and ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Boscobel: or, the royal oak

    A tale of the year 1651

    Example in this ebook In his letter to Mr. Hughes, the then Bishop of Llandaff describes King Charles the Second's Wanderings after the Battle of Worcester "as being by far the most romantic piece of English history we possess." I have always entertained the same opinion, and after reading the "Boscobel Tracts," so admirably edited by Mr. Hughes, I resolved to write a story on the subject, which ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Standing in the Spaces

    Essays on Clinical Process Trauma and Dissociation

    Early in these essays, Bromberg contemplates how one might engage schizoid detachment within an interpersonal perspective. To his surprise, he finds that the road to the patient's disavowed experiences most frequently passes through the analyst's internal conversation, as multiple configurations of self-other interaction, previously dissociated, are set loose first in the analyst and then played ... Read more

    $60.29 USD

  • What Really Works in Special and Inclusive Education

    Using Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies

    This fully revised and updated third edition presents teachers with a range of up-to-date evidence-based strategies they can use to tackle the challenges of inclusive education. An essential resource for the busy educator, each of the twenty-nine strategies explored in this book has a substantial research base drawn from a range of countries, a strong theoretical rationale and clear guidelines on ... Read more

    $42.29 USD

  • Phenomenology of Perception

    First published in 1945, Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s monumental Phénoménologie de la perception signalled the arrival of a major new philosophical and intellectual voice in post-war Europe. Breaking with the prevailing picture of existentialism and phenomenology at the time, it has become one of the landmark works of twentieth-century thought. This new translation, the first for over fifty years, ... Read more

    $35.99 USD

  • The Sovereignty of Good

    by Iris Murdoch ...
    series Routledge Great Minds
    Iris Murdoch was one of the great philosophers and novelists of the twentieth century and The Sovereignty of Good is her most important and enduring philosophical work. She argues that philosophy has focused, mistakenly, on what it is right to do rather than good to be and that only by restoring the notion of ‘vision’ to moral thinking can this distortion be corrected. This brilliant work shows ... Read more

    $27.59 USD

  • Seven Myths About Education

    In this controversial new book, Daisy Christodoulou offers a thought-provoking critique of educational orthodoxy. Drawing on her recent experience of teaching in challenging schools, she shows through a wide range of examples and case studies just how much classroom practice contradicts basic scientific principles. She examines seven widely-held beliefs which are holding back pupils and teachers:- ... Read more

    $38.69 USD

  • The Philosophy of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

    Stoic Philosophy as Rational and Cognitive Psychotherapy

    This exciting new edition of The Philosophy of Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT) demonstrates how techniques and concepts from Socratic philosophy, especially Stoicism, can be integrated into the practise of CBT and other forms of psychotherapy. What can we learn about psychological therapy from ancient philosophers? Psychotherapy and philosophy were not always separate disciplines. Here, Donald ... Read more

    $38.69 USD