Ancient & Medieval Literature
epub |eng | 2017-11-22 | Author:Emanuel, Jeffrey P. [Emanuel, Jeffrey P.]

Chapter Eight Mariners and Their Ships: Vessel Types, Capacity, and Rigging ἐννέα νῆας στεῖλα, θοῶς δ᾽ ἐσαγείρατο λαός. Nine ships I fitted out, and the host gathered speedily. Odyssey xiv, ...
( Category: Ancient & Medieval Literature February 13,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-07 | Author:plato

BOOK VI SOCRATES - GLAUCON AND thus, Glaucon, after the argument has gone a weary way, the true and the false philosophers have at length appeared in view. I do ...
( Category: Philosophy February 7,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2008-07-10 | Author:Ahl, Frederick & Elaine Fantham [Ahl, Frederick]

BOOK TEN MEANWHILE Olympus, seat of all power in the universe, opens Wide for a meeting* the Father of Gods and Ruler of Mortals Calls to his residence high in ...
( Category: Poetry February 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2006-02-06 | Author:Pliny the Younger

20 To his friend Tacitus ?106–7 I have read your book,* and, as carefully as I could, I have marked the 1 passages which I thought should be changed and ...
( Category: Essays & Correspondence February 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Irving, Washington

Now trees their leafy hats do bare To reverence Winter's silver hair; A handsome hostess, merry host, A pot of ale now and a toast, Tobacco and a good coal ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Emerson, Ralph Waldo

V. Behaviour Grace, Beauty, and Caprice Build this golden portal; Graceful women, chosen men, Dazzle every mortal: Their sweet and lofty countenance His enchanting food; He need not go to ...
( Category: Philosophy January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-12 | Author:Bana

-35- Chandrapida looked at Kadambari’s lovely face shining with the lustre of the moon and his heart swelled with delight just like the waters of the ocean. He thought, ‘How ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 11,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2006-11-03 | Author:Rafael Sabatini

VII. THE NIGHT OF GEMS—The "Affairs" Of The Queen's Necklace Under the stars of a tepid, scented night of August of 1784, Prince Louis de Rohan, Cardinal of Strasbourg, Grand ...
( Category: Europe December 30,2017 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2016-04-07 | Author:Karen Van Dyck

Pavlina Marvin (Born Athens, Greece, 1987) Pavlina Marvin’s topical, close-to-the-bone work is now being recognized by the mainstream, but she began as one of the bloggers who created Teflon. Born ...
( Category: Poetry December 28,2017 )
epub |eng | 2005-09-29 | Author:Arysio Santos [Santos, Arysio]

Robert Sarmast and the Cyprus’ “Discovery” Let us now consider Cyprus, the object of the proposal recently made by Robert Sarmast, an Atlantologist who dedicated a considerable amount of time ...
( Category: Archaeology December 27,2017 )
epub |eng | 1973-01-01 | Author:Horace & Persius [Horace & Persius]

EPISTLE 16 After describing his Sabine estate, Horace reflects on the nature of goodness. My dear Quinctius, to save you asking about my farm – whether it feeds its master ...
( Category: Humor December 27,2017 )
epub | | | Author:Alexandre Dumas

Les Français ont pour la danse Un irrésistible attrait ; Et de tout mettre en cadence, Ils ont, dit-on, le secret. Je le crois, Quand je vois Ces grands conquérants ...
( Category: Classics December 26,2017 )
epub | | 2010-01-07 | Author:Francesco De Sanctis [Sanctis, Francesco De]

O gran bontà de' cavalieri antichi! Non ci era dunque in Italia un serio sentimento cavalleresco, che potesse ispirare qualche cosa come il Cid; e scaduto ogni sentimento religioso, morale ...
( Category: History & Criticism December 26,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-10-25 | Author:Bibek Debroy

Chapter 2(24) Vaidehi, who deserved to be loved and was pleasant in speech, was addressed in this way. However, because of her love, she became angry and addressed her husband ...
( Category: Social Sciences December 20,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-10-25 | Author:Bibek Debroy

Chapter 4(42) Sugriva sent his father-in-law to the western direction. The lord of the apes then summoned the brave ape named Shatabali. The king, supreme among all the apes and ...
( Category: Social Sciences December 20,2017 )