Epic
epub |eng | 2016-11-01 | Author:Alexander Pushkin [Pushkin, Alexander]

37 But what of our Eugene this while? Have patience, friends, I beg you, pray; I’ll tell it all in detailed style And show you how he spent each day. ...
( Category: European March 12,2017 )
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 | 2012-01-30 | Author:Gregory Nagy [Nagy, Gregory]

Footnotes [ back ] 1. Shaw 2001 gives a survey. [ back ] 2. Shaw 2001:170. [ back ] 3. Archaeologists have securely identified the site at Cape Burun as ...
( Category: Epic July 31,2015 )
mobi |eng | | Author:Lucretius,

* * * End of Project Gutenberg Etext of Of The Nature of Things by Lucretius * * * Nature of Things from http://manybooks.net/ Nature of Things Table of Contents
( Category: Ancient & Classical May 30,2015 )
epub |eng | 2004-05-26 | Author:Homer

old Laertes and godlike Telemakhos want that. “I grieve so much for the child too of Odysseus, Telemakhos, helped by the Gods to grow like a young oak. I thought ...
( Category: Epic May 27,2015 )
epub |eng | 2004-04-03 | Author:Homer

declared to him some prophecy from Zeus, all right: then let him send you into battle! Let the battalion of Myrmidons follow you! Victory light for Danáäns you may be! ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical May 11,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2012-07-17 | Author:Dante

87. The metaphorical vineyard (fairly obviously the Church) turns gray with rot if its keeper (obviously the pope) does not take good care of it. This reference to Boniface VIII ...
( Category: European March 22,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2012-07-24 | Author:Dante

67–69. Nino comments upon the unknown and unknowable purpose of God in bringing this living human soul into the immortal realm. He is content to accept the quia, the sheer ...
( Category: European March 22,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2005-07-18 | Author:unknow

My trusty retainers, protect thou and care for, Fall I in battle: and, Hrothgar belovèd, and send Higelac the jewels thou hast given me 10 Send unto Higelac the high-valued ...
( Category: Epic March 4,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2012-02-18 | Author:Jeremy Laszlo [Laszlo, Jeremy]

To live for When all else fails and all is lost, The life we live is just the cost Unto a life which we must pay With every moment of ...
( Category: Epic February 9,2015 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-06 | Author:Walt Whitman

L. of G.’s Purport Not to exclude or demarcate, or pick out evils from their formidable masses (even to expose them,) But add, fuse, complete, extend—and celebrate the immortal and ...
( Category: United States January 29,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2014-10-28 | Author:Apollonius Of Rhodes

a bride, bewailing in the marriage chamber the absence of the blooming youth on whom 870 (658)her parents and her brothers had bestowed her— how, out of shame and shyness, ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical January 29,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Adam Nicolson

A first-century BC gold coin or “stater” of the Celtic Parisii tribe, near Paris. Some clues to this world of the horse can be found at a timber town, not ...
( Category: Epic December 27,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2013-10-02 | Author:VIRGIL

BOOK 8 When Turnus had assembled all his pow'rs, His standard planted on Laurentum's tow'rs; When now the sprightly trumpet, from afar, Had giv'n the signal of approaching war, Had ...
( Category: Epic November 24,2014 )
epub |eng | 2001-11-17 | Author:R. K. Narayan

The Pandavas were in a hopeful mood when they came back to their original starting point, Dwaitavana, after their prolonged pilgrimage. Dwaitavana was rich in fruits and roots, and the ...
( Category: General November 18,2014 )