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Part I. Our Place in the Cosmos
1. Asteroids, Comets and Our Cosmic Landscape
2. Ice Dwarfs and Tiny Moons
3. The Weirdest Moons, Large and Small
4. A Tour…
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3. Seeing and the Experience of Pictures
4. A Theory of Depiction
…The Picture of Dorian Gray is considered a work of classic gothic horror fiction with a strong Faustian theme, and is as enthralling today as it was when first written.
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When I was a child, my godfather offered me a picture book for Christmas every year. He made the books himself and the best part was when he looked at the pictures with us and told us the stories associated with them. The most beautiful picture…
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde is a classic tale about vanity, infatuation, guilt and morality. The book has often been ranked as one of the best novels ever written.
…It was published as the first part of "Two Pictures of Copenhagen" in 1846.
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16. Before the Cameras Roll
Claudia Mitchell, Naydene de Lange, Relebohile Moletsane
One day, the artist Basil Hallward is painting a picture of his muse Dorian Gray with his friend Lord Henry watching. Dorian listens as Lord Henry confidentially presents his hedonistic world view, saying beauty is the only thing in life that truly matters. It makes…
Spring Pictures is a story by Katherine Mansfield, who is widely recognized as a master of the short story format. Born in New Zealand, Mansfield moved to Europe at the age of 19 and lived both in the UK and France.
Mansfield was active in modernist literary circles and friends with both…