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Ancient & Medieval Literature
epub |eng | 2018-01-31 | Author:Xenophon;

BOOK IV I. SOCRATES was so useful in all circumstances and in all ways, that any observer gifted with ordinary perception can see that nothing was more useful than the ...
( Category: Philosophy February 1,2019 )
epub | | | Author:Wace

Produced by Ted Garvin and PG Distributed Proofreaders Updated editions will replace the previous one--the old editions will be renamed. Creating the works from public domain print editions means that ...
( Category: Ancient & Medieval Literature January 31,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-07-02 | Author:Susan Kay [Kay, Susan]

mered in the light of thousands of perfumed candles, all supported in glass candelabra, while within the company dined from a choice of three hundred dishes served on plates of ...
( Category: Historical January 23,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Marcus Tullius Cicero

* * * End of the Project Gutenberg EBook of De Amicitia, Scipio's Dream by Marcus Tullius Ciceronis *** END OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK DE AMICITIA, SCIPIO'S DREAM *** ...
( Category: Philosophy January 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Robert Kellogg & Various & Jane Smiley [Kellogg, Robert & Various & Smiley, Jane]

44 Kjartan and Kalf set sail and had favourable winds and a speedy passage. They cast anchor at the mouth of the river Hvita in Borgarfjord. The news of Kjartan’s ...
( Category: Contemporary January 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-01 | Author:Susan Higginbotham [Higginbotham, Susan]

"How's your wife?" Richard asked me as we settled ourselves in for a companionable evening at Baynard's Castle, one of the Duchess of York's homes. Richard was staying there while ...
( Category: Genre Fiction January 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ovid

BOOK IX THE NEPTUNIAN HERO ASKED the god why he groaned and what was the cause of his mutilated forehead. And thus the Calydonian river, binding up his rough locks ...
( Category: Poetry December 29,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-05-31 | Author:Sophocles

ISMENE I shall not recount what I suffered in seeking you out, Father, as I do not want to endure it twice, once in the suffering and again in the ...
( Category: Dramas & Plays December 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-05-31 | Author:Honore de Balzac

16. RE DAURIAT LUCIEN left Coralie and Camusot to go to the Galeries de Bois. What a change his initiation into the mysteries of journalism had produced in his mind! ...
( Category: Classics December 27,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-10-03 | Author:Das, Gurcharan [Das, Gurcharan]

The war convention The detailed code of warfare elaborated in the epic places the men of the Mahabharata closer to the chivalric knights of the Western middle ages. They were ...
( Category: Hinduism December 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-07 | Author:Plato

PHAEDRUS: True. SOCRATES: And if the law is finally approved, then the author leaves the theatre in high delight; but if the law is rejected and he is done out ...
( Category: Philosophy December 10,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-05-14 | Author:Lucius Annaeus Seneca [Seneca, Lucius Annaeus]

(2) You can see whole regions torn up from their foundations and what had been next door lying across the sea; you can see cities and nations rent apart when ...
( Category: Environment December 9,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 1998-09-14 | Author:Aeschylus

—I’ll tell you this, we should raise the alarm, get the people to storm the palace! [1350] —No! We must go in now, catch them red-handed, while the blade is ...
( Category: Dramas & Plays December 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-04 | Author:Aeschylus [Aeschylus]

410 withering life away. Yes, at our birth, we were given this holy task. Strophe 2 So the high gods steer clear of us, and we of them. None of ...
( Category: Dramas & Plays November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-02-01 | Author:Homer [Homer]

BOOK XV The Achaeans Desperate When the Trojans had scrambled through trench and sharp stakes, and many Had died at the hands of the Danaans, terrified still They came to ...
( Category: Poetry November 12,2018 )