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Ancient & Medieval Literature
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:The Social Origins of Language [Language, The Social Origins of]

Figure 4. (A) The state transitions of a right branching, non-deterministic Artificial Grammar with several elements (A, C, D, F, G; nonsense words, see Wilson et al., 2013; 2015). The ...
( Category: Linguistics January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Maximianus; Juster, A. M.; Roberts, Michael [Maximianus; Juster, A. M.; Roberts, Michael]

Elegy 2 2.1–2 Both Martial and Gallus called their love interests “Lycoris.” We have no extrinsic evidence about Maximianus’ Lycoris or his other love interests, if they existed at all. ...
( Category: Ancient & Medieval Literature January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-01-15 | Author:unknow

Chapter Fifteen “Remembrances of Yours” Properties, Performance, and Memory in Shakespeare’s Hamlet 3.1 Kathryn M. Moncrief Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Prince of Denmark is a play obsessed with memory. From King Claudius’s ...
( Category: Music January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-14 | Author:Brad Inwood

4. ‘ … it is by their own natures that the cylinder rolls and the cone spins’. (Cicero, On Fate 42) But one might well wonder whether that preserves human ...
( Category: Greek & Roman January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-15 | Author:Stephen Fry [Fry, Stephen]

THE WATER DRAGON For three days and three nights Cadmus, Harmonia, and their train of loyal Tyrians followed the heifer with the half-moon markings as it lumbered up and down ...
epub |eng | 2010-07-15 | Author:Srinivas Reddy [Reddy, Srinivas]

( Category: Ancient & Medieval Literature January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:The Authors

FIFE SHEILA KINNINMONTH SHEILA KINNINMONTH has been a professional storyteller for over ten years. Being born and brought up with the stories and traditions of the Kingdom of Fife gave ...
( Category: Arts & Literature December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-28 | Author:<unknown> [<unknown>]

( Category: Architecture December 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-31 | Author:Hendrik Willem Van Loon [Loon, Hendrik Willem Van]

CHAPTER VI VAN NOORT CIRCUMNAVIGATES THE WORLD Oliver van Noort was the first Hollander to sail around the world. Incidentally, he was the fourth navigator to succeed in this dangerous ...
( Category: Historical November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-02 | Author:Roberts, S.E.

Chapter 6 “What’s gotten into you?” Mare asks as we’re walking along the Christmas market on Campo Santo Stefano. I don’t think I’ve ever seen so many decorations in my ...
( Category: Trivia & Fun Facts November 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-05 | Author:Kamala Das

The Fear of the Year This is no age for slow desires, Desired on lengths of idle beds Beside indifferent faces, For no smile, however fond, can Settle time like ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical November 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-02-28 | Author:Samuel G. Goodrich [Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold)]

On the third day, as the army were advancing, the Cherokees made a most furious assault upon them. A long and obstinate fight ensued, but, finally, the Indians gave way, ...
( Category: Americas November 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-08 | Author:Barbara Gaskell Denvil [Denvil, Barbara Gaskell]

Chapter Thirty Avice stared, shoulders hunched, and said, “You’re all pink, Emma. And sweaty. But it was quite chilly last night. You must have much thicker blankets than me.” “Hush, ...
( Category: Medieval October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-04 | Author:Barbara Gaskell Denvil [Denvil, Barbara Gaskell]

Chapter Thirty-One Alysson stretched out her right arm, staring, unblinking, flexing the fingers and twisting her wrist. She was still charmed, almost surprised, to find her muscles obeying her, her ...
( Category: Medieval October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-15 | Author:Barbara Gaskell Denvil [Denvil, Barbara Gaskell]

Chapter Twenty-Five Alex was dressed in dark velvet; his cousin’s doublet, shirt and short coat. Merevale had owned no funereal black so the clothes Alex had taken did not put ...
( Category: Medieval October 8,2019 )