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  • The Epic of Gilgamesh (Norton Critical Editions)

    The Epic of Gilgamesh is the world’s oldest epic masterpiece. More than a thousand years before Homer or the Bible, Mesopotamian poets sang of the hero-king Gilgamesh, who sought to crown his superhuman exploits by finding eternal life.  This Norton Critical Edition presents translations by Benjamin R. Foster, Douglas Frayne, and Gary Beckman of the entire Gilgamesh narrative tradition, with some texts now in English for the first time.  In addition to the eleven tablets of the great Akkadian epic, written around 1700 B.C.E., the book inclu...

    • ASIN: 0393975169
    • UPC: 000393975169

  • By Benjamin R. Foster - The Epic of Gilgamesh: 1st (first) Edition

    Excellent Book

    • ASIN: B008UYOPNQ

  • Orlando Furioso: Part One

    One of the greatest epic poems of the Italian Renaissance, Orlando Furioso is an intricate tale of love and enchantment set at the time of the Holy Roman Emperor Charlemagne's conflict with the Moors. When Count Orlando returns to France from Cathay with the captive Angelica as his prize, her beauty soon inspires his cousin Rinaldo to challenge him to a duel - but during their battle, Angelica escapes from both knights on horseback and begins a desperate quest for freedom. This dazzling kaleidoscope of fabulous adventures, sorcery and romance h...

    • ASIN: B00358VHWE

  • Stung with Love: Poems and Fragments of Sappho (Penguin Classics)

    More or less 150 years after Homer's Iliad, Sappho lived on the island of Lesbos, west off the coast of what is present Turkey. Little remains today of her writings, which are said to have filled nine papyrus rolls in the great library at Alexandria some 500 years after her death. The surviving texts consist of a lamentably small and fragmented body of lyric poetry - among them poems of invocation, desire, spite, celebration, resignation and remembrance - that nevertheless enables us to hear the living voice of the poet Plato called the tenth M...

    • ASIN: B002RI9D10

  • The Loom of Time: A Selection of His Plays and Poems (Penguin Classics)

    Kalidasa is the major poet and dramatist of classical Sanskrit literature - a many-sided talent of extraordinary scope and exquisite language. His great poem, Meghadutam (The Cloud Messenger), tells of a divine being, punished for failing in his sacred duties with a years' separation from his beloved. A work of subtle emotional nuances, it is a haunting depiction of longing and separation. The play Sakuntala describes the troubled love between a Lady of Nature and King Duhsanta. This beautiful blend of romance and comedy, transports its audienc...

    • ASIN: B002XHNNIO

  • by Benjamin R. Fosterand - The Epic of Gilgamesh (Norton Critical Editions) (Paperback) W. W. Norton & Company; 1 Edition (April 23, 2001) - [Bargain Books]

    • ASIN: B07VHDN45L
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  • The Epic of Gilgamesh : A Norton Critical Edition


    • UPC: 694862989
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