Clarissa Harlowe ARRESTED on a charge of debt, Clarissa has been taken to the sponging-house. There Lovelace visits her. After describing the forlorn room she occupies, he says :
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Rob Roy is the sixth of Walter Scott’s Waverley novels. He wrote the book in the spring of 1817 and visited Loch Lomond and Glasgow Cathedral for research.
English Romanticism. Black romance. Raimunda Maria Agustina Saragossa i Domènech was a Spanish independence fighter
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Anne Boleyn, 1st Marquess of Pembroke was the second of the six wives of Henry VIII and Queen of England from 1533 to 1536.
Fashions under the First Empire. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814.
No masks by Kiyotoki-Shimomura By the death of Kiyotoki-Shimomura on May 29th, 1922, at the age of fifty-five, not only Nippon, but the world at large, lost a master carver… Read More
Painting: Return from the hunt (Thebes Necropolis – 17th dynasty)
Painting: Native of the country of Punt (Thebes: El-Assacif – XVII. dynasty).
Portrait of Ancient Egypt Queen Nebto daughter of Ramesses II Miamun (19th dynasty.)
Length portrait of Ramses III (Necropolis of Thebes – 20th Dynasty.)