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  • Metamorphoses
    Metamorphoses (English, Paperback) Ovid

    The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding of Ovid's unique and elusive vision of reality.

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  • Beyond the Northlands
    Beyond the Northlands (English, Hardback) Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough

    A trip to the furthest edgelands of the Viking world via the drama of the Old Norse sagas - from the Arctic Circle to Constantinople, north America to Kievan Rus.

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  • OCR Classical Civilisation as and A Level Component 11: OCR Classical Civilisation AS and A Level Component 11 AS and A level component 11
    OCR Classical Civilisation as and A Level Component 11: OCR Classical Civilisation AS and A Level Component 11 AS and A level component 11 (Paperback) Sally Knights

    This textbook is endorsed by OCR and supports the specifications for AS and A-Level Classical Civilisation (first teaching September 2017). It covers all three options for Component 11: World of the Hero (Homer's Iliad, Homer's Odyssey and Virgil's Aeneid). ...

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  • Ovid Unseens
    Ovid Unseens (English, Paperback) Mathew Owen

    Ovid Unseens provides a bank of 80 practice passages of Latin verse, half elegiac and half hexameter....

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  • The Tain
    The Tain (English, Paperback) Louis Le Brocquy

    "The T 'ain B 'o Cuailnge", centre-piece of the 8th century Ulster cycle of heroic tales, is Ireland's greatest epic. This translation is based on the partial texts in two medieval manuscripts, with elements from other versions, and adds a group of related stories which prepare for the T 'ain.

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  • A Choice of Anglo-Saxon Verse
    A Choice of Anglo-Saxon Verse (Multiple languages, Paperback) Richard Hamer

    Contains the old English texts of all the major short poems. This anthology provides a window into the mind and culture of the Anglo-Saxons.

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  • The Poetic Edda
    The Poetic Edda (English, Paperback) Carolyne Larrington

    A fully revised translation of the great collection of Norse-Icelandic mythological and heroic poetry known as the Poetic Edda, containing the narratives of the creation of the world and the coming of Ragnarok, the Doom of the Gods. Gods, giants, and human heroes populate the poems. This edition includes three new poems.

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  • The Three Theban Plays
    The Three Theban Plays (Multiple languages, Paperback) Sophocles

    Free when packaged with any Damrosch World Literature title.

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  • The Divine Comedy
    The Divine Comedy (English, Hardback) Dante Aligieri

    Comprised of three books - Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso - Dante's Divine Comedy follows Dante Alighieri's epic poems follows Dante through the different sections of the afterlife; hell, purgatory, and heaven....

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  • Tales of the Elders of Ireland
    Tales of the Elders of Ireland (English, Paperback) Ann Dooley

    Tales of the Elders of Ireland is the first complete translation of the late Middle-Irish Acallam na Senorach, the largest literary text surviving from twelfth-century Ireland. It contains the earliest and most comprehensive collection of Fenian stories and poetry, intermingling the contemporary Christian world of Saint Patrick with his scribes; clerics; occasional angels and souls rescued from...

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  • The Aeneid
    The Aeneid (English, Paperback) Virgil

    Tells the story of an epic voyage in which Aeneas crosses stormy seas, becomes entangled in a tragic love affair with Dido of Cathage, descends to the world of the dead - all the way tormented by the vengeful Juno, Queen of the Gods - and finally reaches Italy, where he will fulfil his destiny: to found the Roman people.

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  • The Poems of Catullus
    The Poems of Catullus (Multiple languages, Paperback) Gaius Valerius Catullus

    Of all Greek and Latin poets Catullus is perhaps the most accessible to the modern reader. Dealing candidly with the basic human emotions of love and hate, his virile, personal tone exerts a powerful appeal on all kinds of readers. The 116 poems collected in this new translation include the famous Lesbia poems and display the full range of Catullus's mastery of lyric meter, mythological themes,...

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  • A Guide to Old English
    A Guide to Old English (English, Paperback) Bruce Mitchell, Fred C. Robinson

    A Guide to Old English is a detailed but accessible introduction to the Old English language for beginners. The language section offers a simple yet comprehensive language reference, including sections on orthography and pronunciation, inflexions, word formation, and syntax.

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  • Cicero Pro Milone: A Selection
    Cicero Pro Milone: A Selection (English, Paperback) Robert West

    This is the OCR-endorsed publication from Bloomsbury for the Latin AS and A-Level (Group 1) prescription of Cicero's pro Milone sections 24?32, 34?35 and 43?52, and the A-Level (Group 2) prescription of sections 53?64 (to defendere) and 72?80, giving full Latin text, commentary and vocabulary, with a detailed introduction that also covers the prescribed text to be read in English for A Level....

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  • The Discarded Image
    The Discarded Image (English, Paperback) C. S. Lewis

    Paints a lucid picture of the medieval world view, providing the historical and cultural background to the literature of the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

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  • The Tale of Sinuhe
    The Tale of Sinuhe (English, Paperback) R. B. Parkinson

    Drawing on recent advances in Egyptology, R. B. Parkinson's new translations bring to life for the modern reader the golden age of Egyptian fictional literature, the Middle Kingdom (c. 1940-1640 BC). The book features The Tale of Sinuhe, acclaimed as the masterpiece of Egyptian poetry, which tells of a courtier's adventures after he flees Egypt. Other works include stories of fantastic wonders...

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  • The Consolation of Philosophy
    The Consolation of Philosophy (English, Paperback) Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius

    Boethius was an eminent public figure under the Gothic emperor Theodoric, and an exceptional Greek scholar. When he became involved in a conspiracy and was imprisoned in Pavia, it was to the Greek philosophers that he turned. This work is a dialogue of alternating prose and verse between him and his 'nurse' Philosophy.

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  • The Orphic Hymns
    The Orphic Hymns (English, Paperback) Apostolos N. Athanassakis

    Wolkow have produced an accurate and elegant translation accompanied by rich commentary.

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  • The Voynich Manuscript
    The Voynich Manuscript (English, Hardback) Raymond Clemens

    The first authorized copy of this mysterious, much-speculated-upon, one-of-a-kind, centuries-old puzzle. The Voynich Manuscript is produced from new photographs of the entire original and accompanied by expert essays that invite anyone to understand and explore the enigma.

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  • If Not, Winter: Fragments Of Sappho
    If Not, Winter: Fragments Of Sappho (Paperback) Anne Carson

    * The definitive and ONLY complete translation of Sappho, by one of the world's greatest living poets

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