By Peter L. Berger
The writer of various earlier books of large charm and scholarly acclaim on topics starting from sociological conception to non secular ethics in executive and fiscal structures, and the coauthor of a enormously influential treatise at the Social building of fact, Berger unfolds in Redeeming Laughter a brand new point of view on a vintage area. Berger's comedian terrain is straight away noble and fun, the terrain of Erasmus and quick. Like his predecessors', Berger's writing in those pages is strengthened with exemplary studying and wry remark.
By Edgar Allan Poe
The main entire choice of Poe's serious writings ever released, revealing his wit, uncompromising candor, and breadth of data. comprises all his significant writings on poetry, fiction, and the tasks of a critic, together with his studies of writers either recognized and unknown, and eventually, his articles on a wealth of topics, together with South Sea exploration, geography, tune, drama, cryptography, historical languages, and sleek critics.