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  • Daddyjiby Ved Mehta

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    Daddyji is, at first glance, a biographical portrait of Amolak Ram Mehta, a distinguished Indian public-health officer, written by his son Ved Mehta, but in reality, as the story unfolds, it is seen to be a recreation, in crystalline detail, of a whole world?the everyday life of pre-Partition Lahore. Daddyji (1972) is the first book in Mehta?s extraordinary... more...

  • Portrait of Indiaby Ved Mehta

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    Portrait of India (1970) is a vivid account of 60s? India and some of its most interesting figures?Indira Gandhi, Jaya Prakash Narayan and Satyajit Ray, among others. Travelling across the country from the Himalayas to Kerala, through its villages and cities, Ved Mehta?s observations of and insights into India remain relevant and thought-provoking... more...

  • The Roman Paratextby Laura Jansen

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 79.00

    The first synoptic study of the interplay of frame, texts and readers in classical studies. more...

  • Selections from Ystorya Bown o Hamtwnby Erich Poppe; Regine Reck

    University of Wales Press 2009; US$ 25.00

    ‘Selections of Ystorya Bown o Hamtwn’ provides edited selections, together with an introduction, notes, and glossary, from a long and entertaining thirteenth century Welsh text which belongs to the genre of medieval translations. more...

  • The Poems of Oswald von Wolkensteinby Albrecht Classen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 110.00

    This is the first complete English translation of Oswald von Wolkenstein's poems, regarded as lyric masterpieces of the late Middle Ages. more...

  • The Odysseyby Randy Lee Eickhoff; Homer

    Tom Doherty Associates 2005; US$ 23.99

    The Odyssey is the original journey tale, a genre that has lasted three thousand years, and has had a lasting influence on on literature and art. The trials of Odysseus were first told by the great bard Homer. For ten long years the Greeks and Trojans have fought on the plains of Troy, and now Odysseus, the King of Ithaca, and the other victorious... more...

  • The Oedipus Cycleby Sophocles

    HarperCollins 2012; US$ 12.99

    Award-winning poet and playwright Robert Bagg offers a set of exciting and authentic new translations of Oedipus the King , Oedipus at Kolonos , and Antigone ?together known as The Oedipus Cycle . One of the unquestionable acmes of world literature, Sophocles?s immortal series of plays centers upon the royal family of Thebes, whose struggles for... more...

  • Greek Tragedyby T. F. Gould; C. J. Herington

    Cambridge University Press 1977; US$ 38.00

    This volume provides a cross-section of contemporary approaches to the interpretation of Greek tragedy. more...

  • Later Greek Literatureby John J. Winkler; Gordon Williams

    Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 36.00

    A body of Greek literature collected in an attempt to draw attention to often underrated literary excellence. more...