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Complete Old English (Anglo-Saxon): A Teach Yourself Guide (Teach Yourself Language)

Teach Yourself

It's easy to teach yourself Old English! Complete Old English with Two Audio CDs: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Old English, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and... (read more)

Italian Medieval and Renaissance
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Dante Contemporary Perspectives (Major Italian Authors)

Amilcare Iannucci

Dante: Contemporary Perspectives gathers recent and newly commissioned articles on Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), whose epic the Divine Comedy, is one of the landmarks of world literature. The essays in this volume probe current critical assumptions about... (read more)

General Asian
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The Arabian Nights

Husain Haddawy

The tales portray a world of magic, wish-fulfillment and pleasure, depicting the marriage of the supernatural to the ordinary and the sacred to the profane.... (read more)

British Medieval and Renaissance
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Middle English Lyrics: Authoritative Texts, Critical and Historical Backgrounds, Perspectives on Six Poems (Norton Critical Edition)

Maxwell S R Luria

It is the only anthology which includes all thirty-one English lyrics from MS Harley 2253, all the verses by Friar Herebert printed in Brown XIV, and all the important poems given in Robbins' Secular Lyrics. In all there are 245 lyrics, arranged... (read more)

Medieval and Nordic
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The Canterbury Tales (Penguin Classics)

Geoffrey Chaucer

One of the greatest and most ambitious works in English literature, The Canterbury Tales depicts a storytelling competition between pilgrims drawn from all ranks of society. The tales are as various as the pilgrims themselves, encompassing comedy... (read more)

Nordic German and Russian
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Comic Sagas and Tales from Iceland (Penguin Classics)

Vidar Hreinsson

The capstone volume in Penguin Classics’ celebrated series of Icelandic sagas Comic Sagas and Tales from Iceland brings together the very finest Icelandic stories from the thirteenth to fifteenth centuries, a time of civil unrest and social... (read more)

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The Iliad


One of The New Yorker’s Favorite Books of 2 011 Tolstoy called the Iliad a miracle; Goethe said that it always thrust him into a state of astonishment. Homer’s story is thrilling, and his Greek is perhaps the most beautiful poetry ever sung... (read more)

Ancient Greek Language
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Elementary Greek Translation

A. E. Hillard

Elementary Greek Translation was designed to accompany the same authors' Elementary Greek Exercises, so that the two books could conveniently be used together and translation be learned as well as composition. The book outlines essential grammar, so that... (read more)

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