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Theogony and Works and Days (Oxford World's Classics)
By Hesiod/ West, M. L. (TRN)
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mpn: 9780199538317, ean: 9780199538317, isbn: 019953831X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
This new, fully-annotated translation by a leading expert on Hesiodic poems combines accuracy with readability and includes an introduction and explanatory notes on these two works by one of the oldest known Greek poets. The Theogony contains a syste...
Caligula and Three Other Plays
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ean: 9780394702070, isbn: 0394702077,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Also includes The Misunderstanding, State of Siege, and The Just Assassins....
What Is Art? (Penguin Classics)
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ean: 9780140446425, isbn: 0140446427,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This profound analysis of the nature of art is the culmination of a series of essays and polemics on issues of morality, social justice, and religion. Considering and rejecting the idea that art reveals and reinvents through beauty, Tolstoy perceives...
Natural History: A Selection (Penguin Classics)
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mpn: 1660443, ean: 9780140444131, isbn: 0140444130,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Pliny’s Natural History is an astonishingly ambitious work that ranges from astronomy to art and from geography to zoology. Mingling acute observation with often wild speculation, it offers a fascinating view of the world as it was understood in t...
Blithe Spirit, Hay Fever, Private Lives: Three Plays
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ean: 9780679781790, isbn: 067978179X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Filled with languid aristocrats trading witticisms as they wait for martinis, this collection of three Noel Coward plays encapsulates the qualities that made him one of the most popular playwrights of the 1930s and '40s and one of the great personali...
The Portable Nineteenth-Century Russian Reader (Portable Library)
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mpn: 9780140151039, ean: 9780140151039, isbn: 0140151036,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
The Portable Nineteenth-Century Russian Reader magnificently represents the great voices of this era. It includes such masterworks of world literature as Pushkin's poem "The Bronze Horseman"; Gogol's "The Overcoat"; Turgenev's novel First Love; Chekh...
Works of Hesiod and the Homeric Hymns
By University of Chicago Press
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ean: 9780226329666, isbn: 0226329666,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
In Works of Hesiod and the Homeric Hymns, highly acclaimed poet and translator Daryl Hine brings new life to the words of Hesiod and the world of Archaic Greece. Unlike most available prose renderings of their works, Hine's illuminating translations ...
Homer: Odyssey I-XII (Greek Texts) (Bks.1-12) (Greek Edition)
By Brand: Bristol Classical Press
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781853995026, isbn: 1853995029,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
First published in the outstanding and long-running 'red Macmillan' series in 1947 and substantially updated in 1959 (with, for example, sections on the relationship between Homer and the Mycenaean world), Stanford's Odyssey - of which this is the fi...
Four Tragedies: Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, Philoctetes
By Hackett Publishing Company Inc
ean: 9780872207639, isbn: 0872207633,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Meineck and Woodruff's new annotated translations of Sophocles' Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philoctetes combine the same standards of accuracy, concision, clarity, and powerful speech that have so often made their Theban Plays a source of ep...
Horace: Satires Book I (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics)
By Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521458511, isbn: 052145851X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Horace's first book of Satires is his debut work, a document of one man's self-fashioning on the cusp between Republic and Empire and a pivotal text in the history of Roman satire. It wrestles with the problem of how to define and assimilate satire a...
The Tale of Cupid and Psyche (Hackett Classics)
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ean: 9780872209725, isbn: 0872209725,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Is Cupid and Psyche a romance, a folktale, a Platonic allegory of the nature of the soul, a Jungian tale of individuation, or an archetypal dream? This volume provides Joel Relihan's lively translation of this best known section of Apuleius' Golden A...
Prometheus Bound (Hackett Classics)
By Brand: Hackett Publishing Co.
ean: 9781603841900, isbn: 1603841903,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
This is an outstandingly useful edition of Prometheus Bound. The translation is both faithful and graceful, and the introduction to this difficult play is a model of clarity, intelligence, and a profound familiarity with the workings of Greek myth, G...
Persians and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780192832825, isbn: 0192832824,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Aeschylus is a towering figure in western literature, the first of the great Greek playwrights, a dramatist whose work still has the power to inspire and terrify readers and theatre-goers alike. The four plays in this volume demonstrate the full rang...
The Cynic Philosophers: From Diogenes to Julian (Penguin Classics)
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ean: 9780141192222, isbn: 0141192224,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
A unique new volume illuminating the philosophy of the ancient Greek and Roman Cynics The Greek Cynics owned no property and rejected fame and fortune, living almost entirely out of doors while surviving on wild plants and water from natural spring...
Saint Joan (Penguin Classics)
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mpn: 21405769, ean: 9780140437911, isbn: 0140437916,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Aristophanes: The Complete Plays
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ean: 9780451214096, isbn: 0451214099,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
A brand-new translation of the world's greatest satirist.With a signature style that is at once bawdy and delicate, as well as a fearless penchant for lampooning the rich and powerful, Aristophanes remains arguably the finest satirist of all time. Co...
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