Villa Metaphora

Autore: Andrea De Carlo
ISBN: 9783257069389
Grandezza: 23,80 MB
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Villa Metaphora Ediz Speciale

Autore: Andrea De Carlo
ISBN: 9788845274619
Grandezza: 75,18 MB
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Ockham And Ockhamism

Autore: William J. Courtenay
Editore: BRILL
ISBN: 9004168303
Grandezza: 63,15 MB
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Against the background of changing assessments of Nominalism and its meanings before Ockham, this book examines the reception of Ockhama (TM)s thought at Oxford and Paris, the crisis over Ockhamism at Paris around 1340, and the legacy of Ockhamist thought into the sixteenth century.


Autore: Andrea De Carlo
Editore: Rizzoli International Publications
Grandezza: 68,33 MB
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Setting out with their estate agent to identify Umbrian properties to renovate into luxurious country homes, four Milanese professionals find themselves stranded in the rain without cell phone coverage when their car drives into a ditch and find themselves at the mercy of an aggressive agri-naturist community.

Renovatio Urbis

Autore: Nicholas Temple
Editore: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136736484
Grandezza: 31,30 MB
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Examining the urban and architectural developments in Rome during the Pontificate of Julius II (1503–13) this book focuses on the political, religious and artistic motives behind the changes. Each chapter focuses on a particular project, from the Palazzo dei Tribunali to the Stanza della Segnatura, and examines their topographical and symbolic contexts in relationship to the broader vision of Julian Rome. This original work explores not just historical sources relating to buildings but also humanist/antiquarian texts, papal sermons/eulogies, inscriptions, frescoes and contemporary maps. An important contribution to current scholarship of early sixteenth century Rome, its urban design and architecture.

Grammar Of The Mexican Language

Autore: Horacio Carochi
Editore: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804766050
Grandezza: 63,92 MB
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The primary native language of central Mexico before and after the Spanish conquest, Nahuatl was used from the mid-sixteenth century forward in an astounding array of alphabetic written documents. James Lockhart, an eminent historian of early Latin America, is the leading interpreter of Nahuatl texts. One of his main tools of instruction has been Horacio Carochi's monumental 1645 Arte de la lengua mexicana, the most influential work ever published on Nahuatl grammar. This new edition includes the original Spanish and an English translation on facing pages. The corpus of examples, source of much of our knowledge about vowel quality and glottal stop in Nahuatl, is presented once in its original form, once in a rationalized manner. Copious footnotes provide explanatory commentary and more literal translations of some of Carochi's examples. The volume is an indispensable pedagogical tool and the first critical edition of the premier monument of Nahuatl grammatical literature.

Cuore Primitivo

Autore: Andrea De Carlo
ISBN: 9788845279621
Grandezza: 79,12 MB
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Baba Dunja S Last Love

Autore: Alina Bronsky
Editore: Penguin
ISBN: 1609453409
Grandezza: 63,90 MB
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Government warnings about radiation levels in her hometown (a stone’s throw from Chernobyl) be damned! Baba Dunja is going home. And she’s taking a motley bunch of her former neighbors with her. With strangely misshapen forest fruits to spare and the town largely to themselves, they have pretty much everything they need and they plan to start anew. The terminally ill Petrov passes the time reading love poems in his hammock; Marja takes up with the almost 100-year-old Sidorow; Baba Dunja whiles away her days writing letters to her daughter. Life is beautiful. That is until one day a stranger turns up in the village and once again the little idyllic settlement faces annihilation. From the prodigiously talented Alina Bronsky, this is a return to the iron-willed and infuriatingly misguided older female protagonist that she made famous with her unforgettable Russian matriarch, Rosa Achmetowna, in The Hottest Dishes of the Tartar Cuisine. Here she tells the story of a post-meltdown settlement, and of an unusual woman, Baba Dunja, who, late in life, finds her version of paradise.

Cajas De Carton

Autore: Francisco Jiménez
ISBN: 9780605274617
Grandezza: 36,86 MB
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Collections of 12 autobiographical stories by Santa Clara University professor Francisco Jimenez, who, at the age of four, illegally crossed the border with his family in 1947.

Close Your Eyes

Autore: Michael Robotham
Editore: Mulholland Books
ISBN: 031626797X
Grandezza: 53,95 MB
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#1 International Bestseller "Close Your Eyes: the best Michael Robotham novel yet. Once I reached the last 100 pages, it really was impossible to put down." --Stephen King When a former student bungles a murder investigation, clinical psychologist Joseph O'Loughlin steps in to face a ruthless killer. A mother and her teenage daughter are found murdered in a remote coastal home, one defiled by multiple stab wounds and the other posed like Sleeping Beauty waiting for her prince. Joe O'Loughlin is drawn into the investigation when a former student, trading on Joe's reputation by calling himself "the Mindhunter," jeopardizes the police inquiry by leaking details to the media and stirring up public anger. Joe discovers a link between the farmhouse murders and a series of vicious attacks in which the victims are choked unconscious and brutally scarred. Now, Joe must stop a ruthless and brash criminal who has apparently graduated to murder. Much to his surprise, he is ably assisted by his eldest daughter, now a keen and courageous observer of her own right. Together they must track and catch a hunter who seems to anticipates every move they make.