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Shakespeare Songs from Victor Records

- February 20, 2019 in shakespeare, songs of shakespeare, thomas morley, victor

Songs from Shakespeare plays as recorded by Victor in the first two decades of the twentieth century.

First English Edition of Michel de Montaigne’s Essays (1603)

- February 28, 2018 in first translation of Montaigne's essays, john florio, Michel de Montaigne, Montaigne's essays, shakespeare, the tempest, Viriginia woolf

John Florio's translation of Michel de Montaigne's genre-forming Essays, including thoughts on grief, friendship, drunkenness, impotence, smells, death, and thumbs.

First English Edition of Michel de Montaigne’s Essays (1603)

- February 28, 2018 in first translation of Montaigne's essays, john florio, Michel de Montaigne, Montaigne's essays, shakespeare, the tempest, Viriginia woolf

John Florio's translation of Michel de Montaigne's genre-forming Essays, including thoughts on grief, friendship, drunkenness, impotence, smells, death, and thumbs.

First English Edition of Michel de Montaigne’s Essays (1603)

- February 28, 2018 in first translation of Montaigne's essays, john florio, Michel de Montaigne, Montaigne's essays, shakespeare, the tempest, Viriginia woolf

John Florio's translation of Michel de Montaigne's genre-forming Essays, including thoughts on grief, friendship, drunkenness, impotence, smells, death, and thumbs.

First English Edition of Michel de Montaigne’s Essays (1603)

- February 28, 2018 in first translation of Montaigne's essays, john florio, Michel de Montaigne, Montaigne's essays, shakespeare, the tempest, Viriginia woolf

John Florio's translation of Michel de Montaigne's genre-forming Essays, including thoughts on grief, friendship, drunkenness, impotence, smells, death, and thumbs.

Francesco Tamagno sings Verdi’s Otello, Death Scene (1903)

- February 9, 2017 in death, death scene, Francesco Tamagno, menlo park, Niun Mi Tema, opera, otello, othello, recording, shakespeare, tenor, verdi

Two years after Verdi's death and two years before his own, the great Francesco Tamagno sings the death scene of Othello, Niun Mi Tema.

Francesco Tamagno sings Verdi’s Otello, Death Scene (1903)

- February 9, 2017 in death, death scene, Francesco Tamagno, menlo park, Niun Mi Tema, opera, otello, othello, recording, shakespeare, tenor, verdi

Two years after Verdi's death and two years before his own, the great Francesco Tamagno sings the death scene of Othello, Niun Mi Tema.

The Steps of Life

- May 31, 2016 in ages of man, aristotle, Lebenstreppe, life and ages of man, seven ages of man, shakespeare, solen, steps of life, Stufenalter

Selection of images illustrating on the idea that one's life can be thought of as divisible into distinct stages.

The Steps of Life

- May 31, 2016 in ages of man, aristotle, Lebenstreppe, life and ages of man, seven ages of man, shakespeare, solen, steps of life, Stufenalter

Selection of images illustrating on the idea that one's life can be thought of as divisible into distinct stages.

The Steps of Life

- May 31, 2016 in ages of man, aristotle, Lebenstreppe, life and ages of man, seven ages of man, shakespeare, solen, steps of life, Stufenalter

Selection of images illustrating on the idea that one's life can be thought of as divisible into distinct stages.