Ancient, Classical & Medieval
epub |eng | 2013-12-15 | Author:Timothy Stephany [Stephany, Timothy]

Thus with these fifty did the high gods give his fifty names, Granting him preeminence; may they always be honored! And might the elder enlighten the younger concerning them May ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology June 30,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2004-01-28 | Author:Ovid

Book 9 Hercules is the key figure in the next group of stories. Acheloüs and Hercules (1–97) is a lively account of how the river-god fought with the hero for ...
( Category: Ancient, Classical & Medieval April 19,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2004-08-25 | Author:Unknown

CHAPTER THIRTY-TWO How Dancwart slew Bloedelin BLOEDELIN’s stalwarts were all in readiness and they set out with a thousand hauberks and came to where Dancwart sat at table with the ...
epub |eng | 2016-07-31 | Author:Petronius Arbiter [Petronius Arbiter]

CHAPTER THE ONE HUNDRED AND TWELFTH. "But to make a long story short, you know the temptations that beset a full stomach: the soldier laid siege to her virtue with ...
( Category: Satire March 19,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-09-09 | Author:Juvenal, Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis [Juvenal, Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis]

Satire 2. Moralists without Morals Vltra Sauromatas fugere hinc libet et glacialem Oceanum, quotiens aliquid de moribus audent qui Curios simulant et Bacchanalia uiuunt. indocti primum, quamquam plena omnia gypso ...
( Category: Ancient, Classical & Medieval March 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-30 | Author:Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I have the best of intentions toward you who have now dedicated— I recognize it with thanks—life and writings to me. Lo, I have followed you hither to Rome, and ...
( Category: Ancient, Classical & Medieval March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-15 | Author:Trista Mateer

not just the people I have been. It’s important not to isolate yourself when you’re healing but it’s also important to be able to sit quietly with yourself. - make ...
( Category: Ancient, Classical & Medieval November 20,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2001-10-03 | Author:Coleman Barks

spring water, he gave names to aspects of the vital dance he was doing: the animal’s hungry agility and the connoisseur’s intelligent choice. Blessings on Hakim Sanai, who could put ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical February 27,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-10-13 | Author:John Milton [Milton, John]

CHAPTER IX. OF THE SPECIAL GOVERNMENT OF ANGELS. THE general government of Providence has been hitherto the subject of consideration. The special governnent is that which embraces with peculiar regard ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical February 26,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-26 | Author:Toby Wilkinson

Said by the servant of the funerary cult Heqanakht to Merisu: As for all our land that is inundated, you are to cultivate it – take heed. All my people, ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical February 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-05 | Author:Friedrich von Schiller [von Schiller, Friedrich]

( Category: European February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-09 | Author:Walt Whitman [Whitman, Walt]

ON TO DENVER — A FRONTIER INCIDENT The jaunt of five or six hundred miles from Topeka to Denver took me through a variety of country, but all unmistakably prolific, ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical February 24,2017 )
mobi |eng | 2012-06-24 | Author:Dickinson, Emily [Dickinson, Emily]

For the Index of the Complete Poems, click here They might not need me — yet they might — They might not need me but; they might. I’ll let my ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical November 7,2015 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-04-28 | Author:POE, EDGAR ALLAN [POE, EDGAR ALLAN]

A remarkable instance of concord of sound and sense is to be seen in the following stanza by M. Anton Flaminius: Ast amans chare thalamum puellmes Deserit flens, et tibi ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical September 19,2015 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-15 | Author:John Dryden [Dryden, John]

Sir William Jones was an excellent lawyer, and, in his private character, an upright, worthy, and virtuous man; in his religion he had some tendency to nonconformity, and his political ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical June 18,2015 )