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World literature : an anthology of human experience

Author: Arthur Christy
Publisher: New York ; Chicago [etc] : American Book Company, [1947]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collection of international literature including short stories, poetry, scriptures, essays, etc.
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Christy, Arthur, 1899-1946.
World literature.
New York, Chicago [etc] American Book Company [1947]
(OCoLC)612377957
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Christy
OCLC Number: 1571202
Description: xxiii, 1118 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Man and his cultural heritages --
Geneses: the origins of man and life --
The people's story --
Myths, fables, and allied forms --
Scriptures of some living religions --
Creative imagination --
The unfolding universe --
Travel and exploration --
Social satire --
Foundations of the state --
Political satire --
The critical intellect --
Great episodes and characters of history --
Contacts of races --
Man against fate --
The comedy of manners --
Man in bereavement --
The conduct of life --
Wit and epigram --
Worlds of mind and spirit --
Man in love --
The stream of story telling --
The happy life --
Voices of the forum --
Man at work --
The utopian dream.
Responsibility: edited by Arthur E. Christy ... [and] Henry W. Wells ...

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