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Aias: A New Translation
Aias: A New Translation
by Sophocles
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A suspenseful and necessary new translation of Sophocles' provocative drama that demystifies the death of a warrior and challenges the civic value of Greece's heroic legacy Achilles is dead. Aias, Greece's next greatest warrior, should inherit his armor,... (read more)

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Penguin Epics #09: The Serpent's Teeth
Penguin Epics #09: The Serpent's Teeth
by Ovid
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When a deadly serpent's teeth are sown in the ground, warriors spring from the bloody soil.JOnly a great man can tame them and fulfill his destiny.J Far away, Medusa, snakes writhing in her hair, meets her nemesis; the princess Andromeda is chained to a... (read more)

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Cloud Gate Song: The Verse of Tang Poet Zhang Ji
Cloud Gate Song: The Verse of Tang Poet Zhang Ji
by Ji Zhang
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Zhang Ji (c.766-c.830) was a major poet of the Tang dynasty, and friend and poetic correspondent of such giants as Bai Juyi and Han Yu. In this first book of his work in any Western language, 300 poems are rendered in accurate, readable translation... (read more)

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Cambridge Studies in Romanticism #32: Paradise, Death and Doomsday in Anglo-Saxon Literature
Cambridge Studies in Romanticism #32: Paradise, Death and Doomsday in Anglo-Saxon Literature
by Ananya Jahanara Kabir
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'How did the Anglo-Saxons conceptualise the interim between death and Doomsday? In Paradise, Death and Doomsday in Anglo-Saxon Literature, Dr. Kabir presents the first investigation into the Anglo-Saxon belief in the \"interim paradise\" or paradise as a... (read more)

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The Penguin Latin Dictionary (Penguin Reference)
The Penguin Latin Dictionary (Penguin Reference)
by Robert Shorrock
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A clear and approachable dictionary designed to serve the needs of today?s Latin users Though it is a language that predates the dawn of the Roman Empire, Latin continues to influence many areas of modern life. Medical, legal, and literary texts are... (read more)

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Oriental Love Poems
Oriental Love Poems
by Michelle Lovric
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"Then let us pledge a friendshipwithout human tiesAnd meet again at thefar end of the Milky Way." "Li Po, translated by Joseph LeeThe ancient poets of the Far East have such a way with words and mental images. And so it is with the art from that region... (read more)

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Great Loves #03: The Eaten Heart: Unlikely Tales of Love
Great Loves #03: The Eaten Heart: Unlikely Tales of Love
by Giovanni Boccaccio
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Love can be surprising. Love can be heartbreaking. Love can be an art. But love is the singular emotion that all humans rely on most . . . and crave endlessly, no matter what the cost. United by this theme of love, the nine titles in the Penguin Great... (read more)

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Garden of Greek Verse Poems of Ancient Greece
Garden of Greek Verse Poems of Ancient Greece
by Frances Lincoln Limited
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In this anthology of Greek verse, poets from Homer and Sappho to Sophocles and Euripides provide a glimpse of the lost world of Ancient Greece. The original Greek verse is accompanied by the translations of celebrated writers such as Alexander Pope, W.B.... (read more)

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Inferno (Vintage Classics)
Inferno (Vintage Classics)
by Dante
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On the evening of Good Friday in the year 1300, Dante finds himself lost in a dark and menacing wood. The ghost of Virgil offers to lead him to safety but the path lies through the terrifying kingdom of Satan. On his journey deep into the underworld... (read more)

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Antigone (Greek Tragedy in New Translations)
Antigone (Greek Tragedy in New Translations)
by Sophocles
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Oedipus, the former ruler of Thebes, has died. Now, when his young daughter Antigone defies her uncle, Kreon, the new ruler, because he has prohibited the burial of her dead brother, she and he enact a primal conflict between young and old, woman and man,... (read more)

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The Poetry of Petrarch
The Poetry of Petrarch
by Petrarch
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“David Youngs version of Petrarch will refresh our images of the Wests crucial lyric poet. We are given a Petrarch in our own vernacular, with echoes of Wyatt, Shakespeare, and many who come after.” --Harold Bloom Ineffable sweetness, bold... (read more)

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I'll Tell What I Saw: Images from Dante's Divine Comedy
I'll Tell What I Saw: Images from Dante's Divine Comedy
by Robert Pinsky
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"Michael Mazur's approach to the Inferno gave me inspiration and guidance in understanding Dante. The monotypes, nourished by the artist's intense engagement with the poetry, are themselves acts of translation, embodying vital principles."—Robert... (read more)

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Meditations Living Dying & the Good Life
Meditations Living Dying & the Good Life
by Marcus Aurelius
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A new translation of one of the most important texts of Western philosophy. Containing wisdom that has been tested for over 2000 years, this is one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written.... (read more)

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