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Richard III

Richard III is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in approximately 1591. The play is an unflattering depiction of the short reign of Richard III of England. While generally classified as a history, as grouped in the First Folio, the play is sometimes called a tragedy (as in the first […]


Genre: Drama, Fiction, Historical, Non-Fiction

Discourse on the Method

The Discourse on the Method is a philosophical and mathematical treatise published by René Descartes in 1637. Its full name is Discourse on the Method of Rightly Conducting the Reason, and Searching for Truth in the Sciences (French title: Discours de la méthode pour bien conduire sa raison, et chercher la verité dans les sciences). […]


Genre: Human Science, Non-Fiction, Philosophy & Psychology

The Articles of Confederation

The Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union, commonly referred to as the Articles of Confederation, was the first constitution of the thirteen United States of America. The Second Continental Congress appointed a committee to draft the ‘Articles’ in June 1776 and proposed the draft to the States for ratification in November 1777. The ratification process […]


Genre: Non-Fiction, Political science, Social science

Grace and Glory

15 sermons preached at Princeton Seminary in the early 1900’s by the great scholar of Biblical Theology. Also includes his address on “The Nature and Aims of Biblical Theology.” Genre: Non-Fiction, Religion


Genre: Non-Fiction, Religion

The Uncommercial Traveller

The Uncommercial Traveller is a collection of literary sketches and reminiscences written by Charles Dickens. In 1859 Dickens founded a new journal called All the Year Round and the Uncommercial Traveller articles would be among his main contributions. He seems to have chosen the title and persona of the Uncommercial Traveller as a result of […]


Genre: Non-Fiction

Henry VI, Part 1

The First Part of King Henry the Sixth is history play by William Shakespeare, believed written in approximately 1588–1590. It is the first in the cycle of four plays often referred to as “The First Tetralogy”. Genre: Drama, Fiction, Historical, Non-Fiction


Genre: Drama, Fiction, Historical, Non-Fiction