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In contrast to the failings of much other Byzantine literature, Byzantine historical
writing preserved the best traditions of ... literary streams the Demotic movement
of the 1880s reached a turning point when a group of young and gifted writers, ...
May 19, 1864, Plymouth, N.H.), American novelist and short- story writer who was
a master of the allegorical and symbolic tale. One of the greatest fiction writers in
American literature, he is best-known for The Scarlet Letter (1850) and The ...
Turkey, from 1224 to 1269; the account of his travels in western and central Asia,
written by Kirakos Gandzaketsi, ... Ltd She left her husband, a middle-aged
clergyman, for the stage, supporting herself also by writing and adapting works
for the ...
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