Harvard's Classics Collection: Complete 71 Volumes Harvard's Classics Collection: Complete 71 Volumes

Harvard's Classics Collection: Complete 71 Volumes

The Five Foot Shelf & The Shelf of Fiction - The Classic Literature & The Greatest Works of Fiction from Antics to Modern Age

Plato and Others
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Publisher Description

Harvard's Classics Collection: Complete 71 Volumes stands as a monumental anthology encompassing a vast range of influential literary works that have shaped Western thought and culture. Cueing from classical antiquity to the threshold of the modern era, this collection astutely merges genres, philosophical discourse, dramatic narratives, and lyrical poetry to sketch the evolution of human intellect and aesthetics over millennia. Its robust selection brings together the elemental compositions of ancient tragedians like Sophocles and Euripides with the enlightened prose of the Renaissance and the keen insights of the Enlightenment philosophers, displaying a deliberate assembly that highlights humanism's pervasive reach and the ongoing dialogue between the past and present intellectual epochs. The anthology benefits immensely from the illustrious backgrounds of its authors—figures who not only penned foundational texts but also actively participated in the construction of intellectual frameworks across various epochs. Bringing together dramatists, philosophers, poets, and scientists such as Shakespeare, Dante, Plato, Darwin, and Kant, the collection offers a nuanced perspective on influential historical and cultural movements, from ancient philosophies to the scientific revolutions and literary reawakenings. The diversity in authorship and thought underscores a rich tapestry of human inquiry and the collective urge towards understanding and expressing the human condition. For the discerning reader, Harvard's Classics Collection provides an unparalleled journey through the corridors of human thought and expression. Each volume serves as a gateway to the multitude of voices, styles, and themes that have defined and redefined our cultural and intellectual landscapes. This anthology not only educates but also inspires a deeper appreciation for the complexities and breadth of human achievements. It is an essential resource for scholars, educators, and anyone with a keen interest in the legacy of human thought and its relevance to contemporary discussions and understandings.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2019
December 18
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
30,498
Pages
PUBLISHER
Musaicum Books
SELLER
Bookwire Gesellschaft zum Vertrieb digitaler Medien mbH
SIZE
84
MB

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