The Haw Lantern

6 best books like The Haw Lantern (Seamus Heaney): Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, On the Republic / On the Laws, Antígona González, Storia vera, The Marquis' Secret, Aristotle: A Very Short Introduction

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
AuthorT.S. Eliot
T.S. Eliot is known for masterworks of poetry like The Waste Land, but somehow also the author of this delightful collection of cat poems. The full book consists of 15 very short poems, most of which describe a distinct personality of cat. There's the cat who can never be pleased, for example, the thieving...
AuthorMarcus Tullius Cicero
Cicero (Marcus Tullius, 106-43 BCE), Roman lawyer, orator, politician and philosopher, of whom we know more than of any other Roman, lived through the stirring era which saw the rise, dictatorship, and death of Julius Caesar in a tottering republic. In his political speeches especially and in his...
AuthorSara Uribe
"Esta es la búsqueda de un cuerpo, de uno de tantos cuerpos perdidos en esta larga guerra en México.


Este es un ensayo y una obra y una novela y un poemario y una investigación, es escritura y reescritura, es un brutalmente honesto activismo literario que invita a reflexionar...
AuthorLucian of Samosata
La Storia vera, capolavoro di Luciano, viene considerata la prima narrazione fantascientifica, l'antesignana e il paradigma della funzione scientifica che supera gli spazi e i tempi logici delle conoscenze umane. Frutto di una affascinante e liberissima fantasia che si diverte a giocare con una...
AuthorGeorge MacDonald
If only the current "Christian romance" genre would go back to the shadows where it belongs, and leave some shelf space for this kind of book--more "Christian" and "romantic" in any of the good senses of those words than all the Oke, Livingstone and Fisher to be had.

The more I read him, the more...
AuthorJonathan Barnes
The influence of Aristotle, the prince of philosophers, on the intellectual history of the West is second to none. In this book, Jonathan Barnes examines Aristotle's scientific researches, his discoveries in logic and his metaphysical theories, his work in psychology and in ethics and politics,...
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