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The plot is divided into several separate stories, and in each of them there are several different options. So, for example, the image of the
Anna Kupo, nicknamed Nana, the daughter of the drunk laundrywoman Gervaise McCar, and the crippled worker Kupo, died in Paris in 1870, eighteen years of
Early XVIII century. England, along with Austria, Prussia and other countries, leads an endless and exhausting war for the Spanish inheritance against the Franco-Spanish coalition.
The first book is preceded by an appeal to the reader, where Montaigne declares that he did not seek fame and did not seek to
Speech from the author. “It’s hard to tell this little story – it’s so simple.” On Sundays, the lyrical hero gathered children in spring and
Mr. Tachit and his son Ralph live in his Gardencloth manor about forty miles from London. Mrs. Tachit travels a lot and happens in her
Graham Greene Honorary Consul The action takes place in a small Argentine town on the border with Paraguay in the late 1960s – early 1970s.
Once upon a time in the Magic Country came the evil witch, the giantess Arachna. She harmed everyone, only condescending to the tribe of gnomes.
The central heroes of the work are old man Nikitich and a young fellow. The action takes place in the taiga. The old man Nikitich,
Part 1 Ilya Ilyich Oblomov lives in one of the big houses on Gorokhovaya Street. “It was a man of about thirty-two or three of
With the story “After the Ball”, created in 1903, the readers met only in 1911, after the death of Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy. The plot was
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Songs about the gods The Song of Hymire Since the gods return from hunting with prey and feast they start, and the boiler is not