The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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This despairing outlook attained its most vigorous expression in Pirandello's
plays, which were criticized at first for being too "cerebral" but later recognized for
their underlying sensitivity and compassion. The plays reflect the verismo of ...
Sources of the plays Definitions and general distinctions Evaporite zonation.
Tetraphyllidea, but scolex divided into an upper disklike or globular part and a
lower collar-like part bearing 4 suckers; mainly parasites of elasmobranchs.
The result, at any rate, is that Plautus' plays read like originals rather than
adaptations, such is his witty command of the Latin tongue — a gift admired by
Cicero himself. It has often been said that Plautus' Latin is crude and "vulgar," but
it is in ...
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