With 5,550 selections and over 1,000 essays on primary authors and literary genres, this 20,000-page anthology stands as a monument of the best critique and editorial expertise of the early twentieth century. The greatest anthology one hundred great essays the 20th century comprises 70 volumes. An Anthology in 11 Volumes. The 6000 pages of the 11 volumes contain over 2500 selections by more than 1100 authors.
An Anthology in 15 Volumes. Over 1000 selections from some 500 sources weighted toward American and English. Two millennia of Western Civilization come into focus through these 281 masterpieces by 213 rhetoricians. With many verse selections, these 665 annotated entries show American Progressivism at its heyday. Created in the darkness of the Great War, Bridges collects a book of lights from the literature of his nation and its allies.
57 writers represent the literary and cultural trends in Early America. 47 works trace the United States from the settling of the continent to early twentieth-century international relations. Four centuries of the development of English prose are illustrated by 24 works from 17 authors. Twelve nineteenth-century authors on topics biographical, literary and philosophical.
Illustrated and annotated edition of all Inaugural addresses from George Washington to Barack Obama. 13 works of 7 continental authors spanning 3 centuries. Thirty-three personal essays by such twentieth-century greats as Milne, Kilmer, Conrad, Beerbohm and Santayana. These early modern prose writers sought to make the Western world safe for verse against conservative religious and scholarly forces. Illustrated lectures by the fathers of the core sciences.
Seven accounts from the ancient fathers of historical prose to the great Elizabethan explorers. The autobiography of the great defender of the Church. Bacon as the master of English prose. This account of an ideal state reveals both practical methods and unique fantasy. A powerful defense of science against religion and the advocacy of the modern university. The culmination of English translations of the Bible by the American Bible Society. From the American Standard Edition of the Revised Bible.