all ebooks in category: Ancient, Classical & Medieval Poetry (6)

«The Divine Comedy: Inferno, Purgatorio & Paradiso (3 Classic Translations in One Edition)» by Dante Alighieri
English | ISBN: 9788027233335 | EPUB | 6.9 MB

This epic poem written by Dante Alighieri between c. 1308 and his death in 1321 is widely considered the preeminent work of Italian literature, and …

The Bright Rose: Early German Verse 800–1250
English | March 30, 2017 | ISBN: 1908376724, 1908376716 | EPUB | 95 pages | 2.1 MB

These translations of some of the earliest known German poetry give us a rich glimpse of a life that, while alien in so many ways, …

«The Metamorphoses. Books I–VII» by Ovid
English | ISBN: 9781787806382 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Publius Ovidius Naso but better known to us as simply Ovid was born on 20th March 43 BC in Sulmo (modern day Sulmona) in Italy. …

On the Nature of Things
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0393341364 | 208 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

Reissued to accompany Stephen Greenblatt's The Swerve: the epic poem that changed the course of human thought forever. This great poem stands with Virgil's Aeneid …

Puerilities: Erotic Epigrams of "The Greek Anthology"
English | June 1, 2001 | ISBN: 0691088195, 0691088209 | PDF | 128 pages | 0.7 MB

Elegiac lyrics celebrating the love of boys, which the translator terms Puerilities, comprise most of the twelfth book of The Greek Anthology. That book, the …

Inferno
English | EPUB | 20.4 MB

From one of our finest military historians, a monumental work that shows us at once the truly global reach of World War II and its …