Questions tagged [books]

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Novels with chapters annotated POV

I'm looking for one or more novels, that multiple characters points of view. (I don't care if it is 3rd person or 1st person), with each chapter (or paragraph) annotated as to which character's POV ...
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Data about writing as a hobby

I'm looking for information about what percentage of the population (in any Western country) write (literature) as a hobby. Either in the present day, or in historical development.
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What bible translations into different languages are public domain?

It’s hard to find them, wondering if we could collect them here. Amharic Tibetan Chinese Greek Inuktitut Cheyenne Pashto Etc.
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Books by category published annually in Ireland

UNESCO monitors both the number and type of books published per country per year. It's very intriguing for me to notice that Ireland is missing from this list. I was wondering how can I get such ...
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Projects similar to google books?

Are there other projects similar to google books that allow (legally defensible) search, snippet view, and/or metadata exploration of non-public domain books?
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Bibliographic database for books

Im developing an application where I need to display some bibliographic information of books (title, author, publisher, description and book cover). In order to do so im looking for API's to get this ...
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Looking for AutoLot database that comes with Pro C# book by Andrew Troelsen

I am following the book in subject line. Chapter 22 works with database and the book uses SQL Server database called AutoLot. I don't want to recreate and fill this database with all entries. I search ...
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Known datasets for long document analysis

Are there good baselines datasets or benchmarks for similarities/retrieval of long texts (extremely long documents, books, etc.)? Although significant both academically and applicational, I cannot get ...
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Is there a database of book/movie character descriptions

For a machine learning task, I want to use book character descriptions to learn the possible properties of people of characters. Does anyone know a database of descriptions of book/movie characters? ...
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Movie plots and reviews dataset

Is there any dataset with movie plots and reviews (not only rating)? I have had a look at the existing dataset, but they contain only one of the two (i.e. only plots or only reviews). I would be ...