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The Anchor Book of Latin Quotations: With English Translations
The Anchor Book of Latin Quotations: With English Translations
by Norbert Guterman
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This indispensable reference work contains over 1,500 Latin quotations presented in chronological order with English translations on facing pages as well as biographical notes on the authors. Selections range from Applus Claudius to St. Augustine and... (read more)

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Martial's Epigrams: A Selection
Martial's Epigrams: A Selection
by Martial
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One of literature?s greatest satirists, Martial earned his livelihood by excoriating the follies and vices of Roman society and its emperors, and set a pattern that satirists have admired across the ages. For the first time, readers can enjoy an English... (read more)

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Loeb Classical Library #478: Autobiography and Selected Letters: Volume I. Autobiography. Letters 1-50
Loeb Classical Library #478: Autobiography and Selected Letters: Volume I. Autobiography. Letters 1-50
by Libanius
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A professing pagan in an aggressively Christian empire, a friend of the emperor Julian and acquaintance of St. Basil, a potent spokesman for private and political causes--Libanius can tell us much about the tumultuous world of the fourth century. Born... (read more)

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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
by Anthony Briggs
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Now reissued on the 150th anniversary of its original publication, Edward FitzGerald's translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam--the best-selling English poem of all time--with a special plus: FitzGerald's translation of the charming 12th-century... (read more)

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Penguin Epics #04: The Sea, the Sea
Penguin Epics #04: The Sea, the Sea
by Xenophon
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Trying to help a prince overthrow the king of Persia, the Greek army has been betrayed, and the surviving soldiers are trapped in a hostile country as unforgiving enemies attack from all sides.JEnter Xenophon, a tough and brilliant leader who must guide... (read more)

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The Inferno
The Inferno
by Dante
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"Here at last that much suffering reader will find Dante's greatness manifest, and not his greatness only, but his grace, his simplicity, and his affection." — William Dean Howells, The Nation "As a crown to his literary life, Longfellow... (read more)

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Latin Grammar (Henele Latin)
Latin Grammar (Henele Latin)
by Robert Henle
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Henle Latin Grammar is designed for student use through all four years of Latin study: Part I introduces forms of nouns, adjectives, adverbs, numerals, pronouns, and verbs; Part II covers syntax.Humanistic insight and linguistic training are the goals of... (read more)

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The Cambridge Companion to Virgil (Cambridge Companions to Literature)
The Cambridge Companion to Virgil (Cambridge Companions to Literature)
by Charles Martindale
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Seventeen essays from an internationally distinguished team of scholars.... (read more)

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The Prince (Bantam Classics)
The Prince (Bantam Classics)
by Niccolo Machiavelli
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A classic treatise on practical leadership and power politics.... (read more)

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The Divine Comedy: Inferno (Bantam Classics)
The Divine Comedy: Inferno (Bantam Classics)
by Dante Alighieri
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In this superb translation with an introduction and commentary by Allen Mandelbaum, all of Dante's vivid images--the earthly, sublime, intellectual, demonic, ecstatic--are rendered with marvelous clarity to read like the words of a poet born in our own... (read more)

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Women Writers of the Middle Ages: A Critical Study of Texts from Perpetua ((Dagger) 203) to Marguerite Porete ((Dagger) 1310)
Women Writers of the Middle Ages: A Critical Study of Texts from Perpetua ((Dagger) 203) to Marguerite Porete ((Dagger) 1310)
by Peter Dronke
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This book gives a detailed picture of the contributions made by women writers to Western literature from the third century to the thirteenth. Many of the texts Peter Dronke presents and interprets have hitherto remained unknown, or virtually inaccessible;... (read more)

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Kalevala : Poems of the Kaleva District (63 Edition)
Kalevala : Poems of the Kaleva District (63 Edition)
by Elias Lonnrot
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The national folk epic of Finland is here presented in an English translation that is both scholarly and eminently readable. The lyrical passages and poetic images, the wry humor, the tall-tale extravagance, and the homely realism of the 'Kaevala' come... (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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Doomed Love (Great Loves)
Doomed Love (Great Loves)
by Virgil
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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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Don Quixote
Don Quixote
by Cervantes
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Volume: 1 Publisher: London: Routledge Publication date: 1885 Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be numerous typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes. When you buy the General Books edition of this book you get free trial access... (read more)

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The Divine Comedy, Volume 1: Hell (The Inferno)
The Divine Comedy, Volume 1: Hell (The Inferno)
by Dante
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This story begins in a shadowed forest on Good Friday in the year of our Lord 1300. It proceeds on a journey that, in its intense re-creation of the depths and the heights of human experience, has become the key with which Western civilization has sought... (read more)

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Meditations (Modern Library Classics)
Meditations (Modern Library Classics)
by Marcus Aurelius and Gregory Hays
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Consigned to notebooks by one of Rome's last great emperors, Meditations contains the blood and fire of Stoic philosophy. It has been a favorite for many ages and graced the bedside of kings and laity alike.... (read more)

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In Search of the Classic: Reconsidering the Greco-Roman Tradition, Homer to Valery & Beyond
In Search of the Classic: Reconsidering the Greco-Roman Tradition, Homer to Valery & Beyond
by Steven Shankman
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The "classical," Steven Shankman argues, should not be confused with a particular historical period of Western antiquity, although it may owe its original articulation to the literary and philosophical explorations of ancient Greek authors... (read more)

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The Perfumed Garden
The Perfumed Garden
by Bret Norton
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Erotic Arabian culture as told through its legends and artwork.... (read more)

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Loeb Classical Library #314: Remains of Old Latin: Volume II. Livius Andronicus. Naevius. Pacuvius. Accius
Loeb Classical Library #314: Remains of Old Latin: Volume II. Livius Andronicus. Naevius. Pacuvius. Accius
by Livius Naevius Etc
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The Loeb edition of early Latin writings is in four volumes. The first three contain the extant work of seven poets and surviving portions of the Twelve Tables of Roman law. The fourth volume contains inscriptions on various materials (including coins),... (read more)

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