• Law and love in the scarlet letter
    The scarlet Letter Nathaniel Hawthorne Sujet: Law and Love in the scarlet letter Introduction: L’œuvre de Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter n'est pas une histoire d'amour, comme celle que met en scène le film The Scarlet letter (1995), adapté du livre. Cette œuvre expose comment la loi réagit...
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  • The scarlet letter
    The Scarlet Letter The New England Holiday 1.Pearl betrays the emotions felt by Hester in The New England Holiday. She is an allegorical figure, used to reveal the mother's changes of mood, to show her rebellious spirit. What Hester hides, pearl brings forth. Her restlessness evokes the mother's...
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  • Romeo et juliette
    Romeo and Juliet By William Shakespeare Verona, Italy — 1590's, July ROMEO Son of MONTAGUE BENVOLIO Montague cousin of ROMEO ABRAM Montague LORD MONTAGUE Father of ROMEO LADY MONTAGUE Mother of ROMEO JULIET Daughter of CAPULET TYBALT Capulet cousin of JULIET SAMPSON Capulet GREGORY Capulet ...
    15171 Mots 61 Pages
  • Brooklyn follies
    Paul Auster, The Brooklyn Follies: résumé et analyse. Overture. Summary. The narrator leaves Westchester to Brooklyn, to die there. He had lived in Brooklyn when he was a little boy (before the age of three), but doesn’t remember anything. He rents an apartment near Prospect Park. He wants...
    19943 Mots 80 Pages
  • Profession de foi
    I close my eyes and the flashback starts- I'm standing there, on a balcony in summer air. I see the lights; see the party, the ball gowns. I see you make your way through the crowd- You say hello, little did I know... That you were Romeo, you were throwing pebbles- And my daddy said "stay...
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  • Book of meditation james allen
    For Every Day In the Year (Compiled by his wife Lilly L. Allen, after his death) Published 1913 By Thought we rise; by Thought we fall, by Thought We stand or go; all destiny is wrought By its swift potency , and he who stands Master of Thought, and his desires commands, Willing and weaving thoughts...
    38479 Mots 154 Pages
  • Vanity fair, william makepeace thackeray
    designed and published by Planet PDF. For more free eBooks visit our Web site at http://www.planetpdf.com/. To hear about our latest releases subscribe to the Planet PDF Newsletter. Vanity Fair BEFORE THE CURTAIN As the manager of the Performance sits before the curtain on the boards and looks into...
    318247 Mots 1273 Pages
  • Littérature anglaise ( cours intégral en anglais)
    I – FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE ELIZABETHAN ERA I-1 – THE MIDDLE AGES Beowulf is supposedly the oldest literary work in the English-speaking world. It is an anonymous work of which only a manuscript remains. It is an epic, a long narrative poem celebrating the great deeds of the hero in a ceremonious...
    9163 Mots 37 Pages
  • Lovers and madmen in « a midsummer’s night’s dream », shakespeare
    written in 1595 or 1596 is a romantic and fanciful comedy where William Shakespeare emphasizes the role and the power of imagination and shows how the feeling of love often derives from unrealistic motives. In a so-called “purple patch”, Theseus, Duke of Athens, often seen as the voice of reason in the play...
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  • A midsummer night's dream
    INTRODUCTION For a French student, mentioning any of the great plays of the classical tradition brings up their strong dependence upon the famous rule of the three unities : a play should consist of a single action or plot, unfolding in one day in a single place. Unity of action, unity of time, unity...
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  • English
    S équence 1 1 Get ready: getting to know the world of fame Activity 1 There are no right or wrong answers: it’s all totally subjective! Circle the symbols which correspond to your answer(s) for each question. Then calculate your total and read the corresponding profile to find out if stardom awaits...
    29056 Mots 117 Pages
  • Brooklyn follies
    Auster Novels The New York Trilogy (City of Glass • Ghosts • The Locked Room) • In the Country of Last Things • Moon Palace • The Music of Chance • Leviathan • Mr. Vertigo • Timbuktu • The Book of Illusions • Oracle Night Nonfiction White Spaces • The Invention of Solitude • The Art of Hunger •...
    97969 Mots 392 Pages
  • Racine
    NEARCHUS. Shall woman's dream of terror hurl the dart? Oh, feeble weapon 'gainst so great a heart! Must courage proved a thousand times in arms Bow to a peril forged by vain alarms? ...
    15722 Mots 63 Pages
  • Short stories
    Stories, by Various Project Gutenberg's The Best American Humorous Short Stories, by Various This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this...
    112841 Mots 452 Pages
  • Arthur conon doyle
    Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was born on the 22nd of May 1859 and died on the 7th of July 1930. He was a Scottish physician and writer, most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the field of crime fiction. Early life Arthur...
    901 Mots 4 Pages
  • Pierre et jean
    GUY DE MAUPASSANT Pierre & Jean TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH BY CLARA DELL WITH A CRITICAL INTRODUCTION BY THE EARL OF CREWE A FRONTISPIECE AND NUMEROUS OTHER PORTRAITS WITH DESCRIPTIVE NOTES BY OCTAVE UZANNE P. F. COLLIER cV SON NEW YORK COPYRIGHT, I9O2 ...
    63055 Mots 253 Pages
  • Brooklyn follies
    Nathan Glass, the novel's narrator, an ex-life insurance salesman, is sixty years-old, an divorced . When looking for a quiet place to die he opts for Brooklyn , the place where he was born. Nathan is alone, he has no family anymore except for his daughter. His sister, June, is dead and he has had no...
    938 Mots 4 Pages
  • Pope
    In these deep solitudes and awful cells, Where heav'nly-pensive contemplation dwells, And ever-musing melancholy reigns; What means this tumult in a vestal's veins? Why rove my thoughts beyond this last retreat? Why feels my heart its long-forgotten heat? Yet, yet I love! — From Abelard it came...
    3094 Mots 13 Pages
  • Les grandes femmes d'hollywood
    (1915), The Little American (1917),  Sparrows (1926), Kiki (1931), Secrets (1935) Greta Garbo: Surnommée La Divine. En 19 ans de carrière, elle est parue dans plus de 30 films. En voici quelques uns : Flesh and Devil (1926), Love (1927), A Women of Affairs (1928), The Divine Women (1928), The Kiss (1929)...
    1663 Mots 7 Pages
  • A multi-personality case
    persons. Each of them were savagely strangled and cut in pieces. The common point between each victim is the strange sign found on the arm of the victims. It had been identified as the signature of the murder. Besides, many letters were sent to the press in where she claimed her crimes. Much evidence is...
    1860 Mots 8 Pages