love+of+literature

  • 1 love — In literature of the 16c to 19c, the expression to make love to means ‘to court, to be amorous towards’ • (‘Who s had the impudence to make love to my sister!’ cried Harry George Meredith, 1861) whereas in modern literature it means ‘to have… …

    Modern English usage

  • 2 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

    Universalium

  • 3 love — [[t]lʌ̱v[/t]] ♦ loves, loving, loved 1) VERB If you love someone, you feel romantically or sexually attracted to them, and they are very important to you. [V n] Oh, Amy, I love you... [V n] We love each other. We want to spend our lives together …

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  • 4 LITERATURE, JEWISH — Literature on Jewish themes and in languages regarded as Jewish has been written continuously for the past 3,000 years. What the term Jewish literature encompasses, however, demands definition, since Jews have lived in so many countries and have… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 5 Literature Circles — are a student s equivalent in the classroom of an adult book club. The aim is to encourage student choice and a love of reading in young people. The true intent of Literature Circles is to allow students to practice and develop the skills and… …

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  • 6 Love magic — is the attempt to bind the passions of another, or to capture them as a sex object through magical means rather than through direct activity [Paul C. Rosenblatt, pg. 482 ] . It can be implemented in a variety of ways such as written spells, dolls …

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  • 7 Love's Cure — Love s Cure, or The Martial Maid is an early seventeenth century stage play, a comedy in the canon of John Fletcher and his collaborators. First published in the Beaumont and Fletcher folio of 1647, it is the subject of broad dispute and… …

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  • 8 Love (disambiguation) — Love is an intense feeling of affection.Love may also refer to:Film and television* Love (1919 film), starring Fatty Arbuckle * Love (1927 film), an adaptation of Anna Karenina starring Greta Garbo * Love (1971 film), directed by Károly Makk *… …

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  • 9 Love at first sight — is an emotional condition whereby a person feels romantic attraction for a stranger on the first encounter with the stranger. The term may be used to refer to a mere sexual attraction or crush, but it usually refers to actually falling in love… …

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  • 10 Love Among the Ruins — can be any of the following:Literature* Love Among the Ruins (poem), am 1855 poem by Robert Browning * Love Among the Ruins (Warwick Deeping), a 1904 novel by Warwick Deeping * Love Among the Ruins (Angela Thirkell), a 1948 novel by Angela… …

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  • 11 Love (Stephen King) — Love (engl. Lisey´s Story) ist ein Roman von Stephen King aus dem Jahr 2006. Die Übersetzung ins Deutsche von Wulf Bergner veröffentlichte der Heyne Verlag ebenfalls 2006. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Inhalt 2 Genre 3 Hintergrund …

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  • 12 Love on the Dole — is a novel by Walter Greenwood, about working class poverty in 1930s Northern England. It has been made into both a play and a film.The novelInfobox Book name = Love on the Dole: a Tale of Two Cities author = Walter Greenwood country = United… …

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  • 13 Love You Forever — is a short book written by Robert Munsch and published in 1986. It tells the story of the evolving relationship between a boy and his mother. Though the book is considered to be part of the children s literature genre, it is perhaps even more… …

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  • 14 Love Lies Bleeding (novel) — Love Lies Bleeding is a detective novel by Edmund Crispin first published in 1948. Set in the post war period in and around a public school in the vicinity of Stratford upon Avon, it is about the accidental discovery of old manuscripts which… …

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  • 15 Love Holy Trinity Blessed Mission — (LHTBM) is a Chicago, Illinois based organization. It represents itself as a Roman Catholic mission. The group is active in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. The organization was founded in Chicago, and is currently led by Kyo McDonald and Father… …

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  • 16 Love in a Dark Time — Love In a Dark Time: Gay Lives from Wilde to Almodóvar is a collection of essays by Irish novelist Colm Tóibín published in 2002.The first essay was a long review, published originally in the London Review of Books, on A History of Gay Literature …

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  • 17 Love and Other Impossible Pursuits — is a work of fiction literature by Ayelet Waldman and released in 2006.Plot summaryEmilia Greenleaf is an attorney living in New York city with her husband, John Wolf. Emilia is stepmother to John s 4 year old son, William, who is a remarkably… …

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  • 18 LOVE — In the Bible In the Bible, love has, like the word love in most languages, many and various shades of meaning. HEBREW WORDS FOR LOVE. It is represented by Hebrew words which range from sensuous, and often evil, desire or passionate love between… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 19 Literature of Romania — Romanian literature is literature written by Romanian authors, although the term may also be used to refer to all literature written in the Romanian language.HistoryBeginningsThe earliest surviving document in Romanian is Neacşu s Letter written… …

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  • 20 Love in the Time of Cholera — infobox Book | name = Love in the Time of Cholera title orig = El amor en los tiempos del cólera translator = Alfred A. Knopf image caption = author = Gabriel García Márquez illustrator = cover artist = country = Colombia language = Spanish… …

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