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The Frog and the Nightingale

(4 Ratings)
Author: Vikram Seth   Review: BigBangWhoosh
"The frog and the nightingale" by Vikram Seth.
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Published: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 Visits: 16 words : 900

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Review: blowingit
Writing short stories of your own may not make you a millionaire, but you can have the prospect to gain a loyal readership and perhaps a little fame.
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Published: Friday, April 25, 2014 Visits: 9 words : 600

The Songs of Maldoror

Diabolical poem in six cantos. Full of blasphemies, crimes and so many other atrocities.
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Published: Saturday, April 05, 2014 Visits: 24 words : 600

Unthrifty Loveliness, Why Dost Thou Spend

Author: William Shakespeare   Review: NidhiJohri
He says, “beautiful young man, why don’t you pass on your beauty to the world? Nature has lent you good looks which she only lends to those who are generous, but you are a miser and abuse the....
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Published: Monday, February 03, 2014 Visits: 17 words : 600

“When Forty Winters Shall Beseige Thy Brow…”

Author: William Shakespeare   Review: NidhiJohri
The young man may be healthy and strong now, but what would happen after forty winters? “When forty winters shall besiege thy brow”, "forty winters" means forty years here. As the young man gets old..
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Published: Monday, January 20, 2014 Visits: 24 words : 900

‘From Fairest Creatures We Desire Increase’

Author: William Shakespeare   Review: NidhiJohri
In this sonnet, he celebrates the beauty of this young man, and urges him to marry so that he can beget beautiful children. It is uncertain if this beautiful man is real or fictional....
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Published: Thursday, January 16, 2014 Visits: 16 words : 600

Paradise Lost

(1 Ratings)
Author: Milton   Review: NidhiJohri
Paradise Lost is about Adam and Eve—how they were created and how they lost their place in the Garden of Eden, also called Paradise. It's the same story we can find in the first pages of Genesis...
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Published: Thursday, December 19, 2013 Visits: 23 words : 600

Paradise Lost (Study)- The Principal of Free Will and Divine Justice

(3 Ratings)
Author: Dr.B.B.Jain   Review: NidhiJohri
While writing the ‘Paradise Lost’ Milton declared that his professed aim would be “to justify the way of God to men”. Some critics are of the opinion....
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Published: Sunday, December 15, 2013 Visits: 30 words : 900

Iliad

(4 Ratings)
Review: AndreaCorr
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Published: Monday, December 09, 2013 Visits: 12 words : 600

Tupac Shakur: The Rose That Grew From Concrete

(4 Ratings)
Author: Tupac Shakur   Review: ReaditDiva
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Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 Visits: 110 words : 600
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Summary of William Blake's-'the Echoing Green'

(102 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
‘The Echoing Green’ is the second poem in the volume called ‘Songs of Innocence’, i.e. children’s poems.
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Published: Friday, June 18, 2010 Visits: 7237 words : 600

"Mirror"

(64 Ratings)
Author: Sylvia Plath   Review: Smichelson
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Published: Monday, April 17, 2006 Visits: 7220 words : 900

Summary of Oliver Goldsmith's-' the Village School Master'

(81 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
"The Village School Master" is a loving and a humorous potrait of a typical rural personality.
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Published: Friday, July 02, 2010 Visits: 7135 words : 900

Summary of Alfred Lord Tennyson's--'Tears Idle Tears'

(54 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
The death of a friend, Arthur Hallam in 1833, caused him great sorrow partly reflected in the poem 'Tears Idle Tears'.
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Published: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 Visits: 6818 words : 600

Summary of Alfred Lord Tennyson's-'Ulysses'

(50 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
Alfred Lord Tennyson's (1809-1892) work faithfully reflected the spirit of the Victorian Age.
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Published: Thursday, June 24, 2010 Visits: 6569 words : 900

Summary of Ralph Waldo Emerson's-'Fable'

(98 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) was an American Poet, essayist and above all, a philosopher.
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Published: Thursday, June 24, 2010 Visits: 6561 words : 300

Yet Do I Marvel

(15 Ratings)
Author: Countee Cullen   Review: Sententia
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Published: Wednesday, August 31, 2005 Visits: 6333 words : 600

Summary on Robert Louis Stevenson’S “the Vagabond”

(148 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
Many of Stevenson’s great books were written from the sick bed.
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Published: Friday, April 29, 2011 Visits: 6326 words : 300

PARADISE LOST, INVOCATION

(65 Ratings)
Author: JOHN MILTON   Review: tammanna
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Published: Monday, May 15, 2006 Visits: 6288 words : 900

Review on “the Scholar Gipsy” by Mathew Arnold

(60 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
"Home of lost causes, and forsaken beliefs, and unpopular names, and impossible loyalties!"-Mathew Arnold.
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Published: Friday, October 08, 2010 Visits: 6188 words : 900
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Where''s the Liberty..??????

(12 Ratings)
Author: Suraj Kumar   Review: SurajKumar
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Published: Monday, November 05, 2007 Visits: 78 words : 300

Love - It Means... It really Means...

(11 Ratings)
Author: Suraj Kumar   Review: SurajKumar
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Published: Sunday, November 04, 2007 Visits: 107 words : 600

Review on “the Indian to His Love” by w.b.yeats

(10 Ratings)
Author: Andy Kester Sawian   Review: akso6o175
A close friend of Tagore, Yeats was deeply interested in Indian Literature and Philosophy.
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Published: Thursday, September 16, 2010 Visits: 613 words : 600
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