Ancient & Medieval Literature
epub |eng | 2019-03-04 | Author:Jane Ann McLachlan [McLachlan, Jane Ann]

Chapter Fourteen: Confinement My Lady Mother-in-law accompanies me to the rooms she has prepared for my confinement, close by her chambers. She wants to be the first to know when ...
( Category: Cultural Heritage August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-03-03 | Author:Jane Ann McLachlan [McLachlan, Jane Ann]

CHAPTER TWELVE Autumn, 1299 Court of King Charles II, Naples Princess Violante’s infant, a tiny girl, died at birth. Violante nearly followed her but I would not allow it. I ...
( Category: Medieval August 5,2020 )
mobi, epub |en-us | 2010-02-05 | Author:John Gray [Gray, John]

THE ORIGINS OF NEO-CONSERVATISM When we forget, or wilfully choose to ignore, the intractability of human behaviour, the complexity of human institutions, and the probability of unanticipated consequences, we do ...
( Category: Ancient & Medieval Literature August 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-14 | Author:Andrew Wolpert

DEMOSTHENES 32 AGAINST ZENOTHEMIS Introduction The beginning of the Peloponnesian War marks when Athens started to become heavily dependant on imported grain.1 Nearly a century later, at a time when ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-23 | Author:Najwan Darwish

Suleiman al-Halabi We remember your hand as we hear of those shaking hands with their executioners You were twenty-four years old when the sun rising over Syria ordered you to ...
( Category: Love Poems August 1,2020 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Desiderius Erasmus

* * * Indexes * * * Index of Latin Words and Phrases Magister Noster: 1 Noster Magister: 1 divum pater atque hominum rex: 1 jus divinum: 1 matula putes: ...
( Category: Renaissance July 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 1965-07-14 | Author:Plautus [Plautus]

EXEUNT THE SWAGGERING SOLDIER (MILES GLORIOSUS) INTRODUCTORY NOTE TO THE SWAGGERING SOLDIER AN incidental allusion in this play (at line 211) to the imprisonment of a ‘foreign’, i. e. Roman, ...
( Category: Renaissance July 26,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2020-07-24 | Author:Unknown

For example, let’s say you were in a psychology lecture learning about classical conditioning. Classical conditioning is the process of associating a stimulus and a response and was made famous ...
( Category: Drawing July 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-23 | Author:John Sellars

Here Marcus draws a threefold division between (i) necessary fate (heimarmenê), (ii) providence (pronoia) that can assist, and (iii) blind chaos. He goes on to say that if fate is ...
( Category: Rome July 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2003-07-31 | Author:John Dillon

FRAGMENTS AND REFERENCES TO KNOWN WORKS It is Dionysius of Halicarnassus, in his essay On the Style of Demosthenes, who preserves for us the only substantial fragment that survives of ...
( Category: Anthologies July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2006-08-31 | Author:Kalidasa

Chapter Six Nikhil’s Story VIII A FEW days later, my master brought Panchu round to me. His zamindar, it appeared, had fined him a hundred rupees, and was threatening him ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-04-15 | Author:Sallust

41 The custom of parties and factions and, then, of all evil practices arose at Rome a few years before from inactivity and an abundance of those things which mortals ...
( Category: Rome July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-30 | Author:Thomas Habinek

Quintilian Oratorical Instruction 11.3.51–60 Voice and Breath The voice must not be strained beyond its natural capacity. Strain can make it choke up or become less clear or even make ...
( Category: Greek July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2007-04-26 | Author:Plautus

A Three-Dollar Day (TRINUMMUS) INTRODUCTORY NOTE TO A THREE-DOLLAR DAY THE Prologue informs us that this play is derived from the Greek of Philemon, and there are reasons for believing ...
( Category: Medieval July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2004-07-01 | Author:Plautus

EXEUNT THE SWAGGERING SOLDIER (MILES GLORIOSUS) INTRODUCTORY NOTE TO THE SWAGGERING SOLDIER AN incidental allusion in this play (at line 211) to the imprisonment of a ‘foreign’, i. e. Roman, ...
( Category: Renaissance July 17,2020 )