This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare s finesse to Oscar Wilde s wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim s Progress and Othello. As an anthology that invites readers to immerse themselves in the masterpieces of the literary giants, it is must-have addition to any library.
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Originally published in 1884, this translation of the 17th-century work Treatise on the Love of God is a challenging, complex text discussing the inclinations of the soul, especially toward a love of the divine. Saint Francis de Sales explains to dedicated readers how every aspect of human life has as its goal the cultivation of this divine affection--the author devotes great effort upon and exploration of this single emotion.
Devout Christians and spiritual seekers who delve into this book will be rewarded by the great insights the saint has to offer.About the Author:
French bishop and Roman Catholic SAINT FRANCIS DE SALES (1567-1622) is known for his work converting Protestants to Catholicism. He was a renown preacher and writer best remembered for Introduction to a Devout Life (1609).
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