Aristotle on Riddles and Rhetoric

The empire of the Greeks was one of the largest and most notable civilizations to have ever existed. Every aspect of their society was developed to a point that would not again be reached for thousands of years. One of the greatest men of the society that has had a very generatedesign large impact on the world was Aristotle. He lived from BC but left an eternity of wisdom. Just like the great philosopher who proceeds him and happens to be his teacher Plato, Aristotle’s intellect was not limit…

Jane Austen’s Riddles

A great English writer of the early Jane Austen wrote many great novels we still discuss to this day. The thing that she is most well-known for is her critique of women’s status in her time and their need to get married. The novels she is most well-known for are pinkmeupnails Pride and Prejudice Mansfield Park and Sense and Sensibility. This variety of novels made her very successful during her time and she is still studied in classrooms everywhere. Although most people know her for her books …

The Exeter Book’s Riddles

An iconic piece of literature from the tenth century, the Exeter book, is a very important piece of literature that has been stored in the library of the snellfirm.com Exeter Cathedral for about almost a thousand years. This book is so important because most of the literature from this time didn’t survive, most of it being destroyed. The book contains a lot of poetry including ninety riddles that have been intensely studied and analyzed for years. The book and its content give us a lot of clues into the lives…