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CliffsNotes on Homer's Iliad (Cliffsnotes Literature Guides)
ean: 9780764585869, isbn: 076458586X,
The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement ...
Visual Judaism in Late Antiquity: Historical Contexts of Jewish Art
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ean: 9780300100891, isbn: 0300100892,
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A new type of Jewish art emerged in Late Antiquity, when artists produced visual depictions that had not existed earlier within a Jewish context—figural images (including pagan motifs), biblical scenes, and religious symbols. Visual Judaism locates...
Learned Girls and Male Persuasion: Gender and Reading in Roman Love Elegy
ean: 9780520233812, isbn: 0520233816,
This study transforms our understanding of Roman love elegy, an important and complex corpus of poetry that flourished in the late first century b.c.e. Sharon L. James reads key poems by Propertius, Tibullus, and Ovid for the first time from the pers...
Alcuin: Theology and Thought
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780227173947, isbn: 0227173945,
Scholar, ecclesiastic, teacher and poet of the eighth century, Alcuin can be seen as a true hidden saint of the Church, of the same stature and significance as his predecessor Bede. His love of God and his grasp of Christian theology were rendered or...
sku: 01972, ean: 9780533115310, isbn: 0533115310,
Love Sonnets of Ghalib
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ean: 9788171675968, isbn: 8171675964,
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First English translation of complete Urdu Ghazals of Asia's most famous poet, Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib. Includes Urdu calligraphy, translation, explication, roman transliteration and extensive lexicon and glossary; bibliography. Artistic renditio...
Olonkho: Nurgun Botur the Swift
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mpn: 22 colour plates, ean: 9781898823087, isbn: 1898823081,
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Written down for the first time in the indigenous Sakha language of Yakutia (Sakha Republic, northeastern Siberia) in the early 1930s by the politician, poet, and story-tellerPlaton A. Oyunsky (1893–1939), this first English translation was proclai...
The Tale of the Heike (Penguin Classics)
ean: 9780670025138, isbn: 0670025135,
The Tale of the Heike is Japan's great martial epic; a masterpiece of world literature and the progenitor of all samurai stories, now in a major and groundbreaking new translation by Royall Tyler, acclaimed translator of The Tale of Genji. First asse...
Eaters of the Dead
ean: 9780394494005, isbn: 0394494008,
It is 922 A.D. The refined Arab courtier Ibn Fadlan is accompanying a party of Viking warriors back to the north. Fadlan belatedly discovers that his job is to combat the terrors in the night that come to slaughter the Vikings--but just how he will d...
The Clay Sanskrit Library: Ramayana: 5-volume Set
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ean: 9780814717455, isbn: 0814717454,
The Ramáyana epic centers around Rama, the crown prince of the city of Ayódhya, providing a profound meditation on the paradox of the hero as both human and divine. After rescuing a sage from persecution by demons. Rama attends a tournament in the ...
The Complete English Poems (Penguin Classics)
ean: 9780140424553, isbn: 0140424555,
George Herbert combined the intellectual and the spiritual, the humble and the divine, to create some of the most moving devotional poetry in the English language. His deceptively simple verse uses the ingenious arguments typical of seventeenth-centu...
Romantic Atheism: Poetry and Freethought, 1780-1830 (Cambridge Studies in Romanticism)
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ean: 9780521026857, isbn: 0521026857,
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Romantic Atheism explores the links between English Romantic poetry and the first burst of outspoken atheism in Britain, from the 1780s onward. Martin Priestman examines the work of Blake, Coleridge, Wordsworth, Shelley, Byron and Keats in their most...
Invisible Terrain: John Ashbery and the Aesthetics of Nature (Oxford English Monographs)
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ean: 9780198798385, isbn: 0198798385,
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In his debut collection, Some Trees (1956), the American poet John Ashbery poses a question that resonates across his oeuvre and much of modern art: 'How could he explain to them his prayer / that nature, not art, might usurp the canvas?' When Ashber...
Epic: Britain's Heroic Muse 1790-1910
ean: 9780199232994, isbn: 0199232997,
This book is the first to provide a connected history of epic poetry in Britain between the French Revolution and the First World War. Although epic is widely held to have been shouldered aside by the novel, if not invalidated in advance by modernity...
The Alexandra of Lycophron: A Literary Study
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ean: 9780199601899, isbn: 0199601895,
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This monograph is a literary study of Lycophron's Alexandra, whose obscurity, a quality notorious already in antiquity, has long hampered holistic approaches. Through a series of distinct but closely integrated literary studies of major aspects of th...
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ean: 9789351941231, isbn: 935194123X,
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Written by Valmiki, a dacoit-turned-sagewho lived at the same time as Ram himself, Ramayana follows the path of Ram. From his birth, valorous deeds, winning of the hand of Seeta in marriage, exile and suffering from Ayodhya, battle with Ravan to his ...
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