Medieval
epub |eng | 2011-11-20 | Author:Fulton, Helen;

The Fallible Gawain of Chivalric Romance When the Arthurian legend was elaborated in the twelfth century by Chrétien de Troyes and his followers, a new set of literary and cultural ...
( Category: Gothic & Romantic July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-15 | Author:Plutarch [Plutarch]

431 From the "Erechtheus" of Euripides. 432 We know from Athenæus, p. 420 D, that Apelles and Arcesilaus were friends. 433 An allusion to Hesiod, "Works and Days," 235. Cf. ...
( Category: Medieval July 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-10 | Author:C. S. Lewis

8 CONSCIENCE AND CONSCIOUS I. PRELIMINARIES Greek oida and Latin scio mean ‘I know’. The Greek verb can be compounded with the prefix sun or xun (sunoida), the Latin with ...
( Category: European July 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2002-07-15 | Author:Warner, Marina;

Fig. 29 A few examples of statues called zemis, which were used to mobilize powers of prophecy, healing, and fertility, survived the iconoclasm of the missionaries (zemi, from Jamaica, izoo—1500). ...
( Category: Medieval July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-05 | Author:Plutarch [Plutarch]

[9] Then, convinced that the long-anticipated moment had arrived, they ran en masse to the tyrant’s house to set it on fire. The towering flames that arose from the burning ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical July 3,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Beckwith, Sarah;

Infectious Confessions: The Gift of Speech So let me now turn finally to the last scene of Cymbeline. The people collected together in that scene are unknown to each other ...
( Category: Renaissance July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-14 | Author:Gilbert, Jane

Today's prince is justified while he lives and reigns, but what will happen when he dies? The wholeness and immortality in question are secular, implying not only individual renown but ...
( Category: Medieval July 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-05-24 | Author:Geoffrey Chaucer [Chaucer, Geoffrey]

THE SQUIRE’S TALE. THE PROLOGUE. “HEY! Godde’s mercy!” said our Hoste tho,1 1then “Now such a wife I pray God keep me fro’. Lo, suche sleightes and subtilities In women ...
( Category: Medieval June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Matthew X. Vernon

One could go as far to read the discrepancy between the sophistication of the frame narrative and the simplicity of the folk tale as a hopeful assessment of the social ...
( Category: United States June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-14 | Author:Euripides

( Category: Medieval June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-31 | Author:Richetti, John; [JOHN RICHETTI]

In reality, Blifil had taken some Pains to prevail with the Parson, and to prevent the Discovery at that Time; for which he had many Reasons. He knew that the ...
( Category: European June 28,2020 )
azw3, mobi, epub |eng | 2014-06-27 | Author:Christian Thorsten Callisen

Chapter 7 The Uses of Natural Law in Early Modern Germany: Christian Thomasius’s Reshaping of the Legal Persona Ian Hunter Introduction In his comprehensive and illuminating reconstruction of the historical ...
( Category: Renaissance June 27,2020 )
epub | | | Author:Nicholson, Reynold A.

8. THE KHARRÁZÍS. They are the followers of Abú Sa‘íd Kharráz, who wrote brilliant works on Ṣúfiism and attained a high degree in detachment from the world. He was the ...
( Category: Middle Eastern June 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 1999-06-15 | Author:Peter Happe;

II In this section we turn to a variety of interludes coming from the period 1510 to 1579. It is convenient to group them as follows: • political allegories: Youth, ...
( Category: Drama June 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-15 | Author:Ingham, Patricia Clare;

The Tragedy of Romance: Gender, Genre, and Agency If, as de Rougemont implies, Arthurian romance gives us a satisfying narrative of our powerlessness over our own passionate attachments, that powerlessness ...
( Category: Renaissance June 14,2020 )