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The Divine Comedy
Penguin Publishing Group (2003)

The authoritative translations of The Inferno , The Purgatorio , and The Paradiso —together in...

The Odyssey: Penguin Classics

The Odyssey

Penguin Classics

Homer, Peter Jones and 1 more...
Penguin Books Ltd (2003)

The epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the Trojan War forms one of the...

The Aeneid
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2013)

Virgil's great epic transforms the Homeric tradition into a triumphal statement of the Roman...

The Essential Iliad
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2000)

While preserving the basic narrative of the Iliad , this selection also highlights the epic's high...

The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic

The Ramayana

A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic

Penguin Publishing Group (2006)

The greatest Indian epic, one of the world's supreme masterpieces of storytelling A Penguin Classic...

The Art of Love
Random House Publishing Group (2013)

In the first century a.d., Ovid, author of the groundbreaking epic poem Metamorphoses , came under...

Alliteration and Sound Change in Early English
Cambridge University Press (2003)

This 2003 study uses evidence from early English verse to determine when certain sound changes took...

Milton's Visual Imagination: Imagery in Paradise Lost
Cambridge University Press (2015)

Milton's Visual Imagination contends that Milton enriches his biblical source text with acute and...

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2017)

"The Paradiso concludes Simone's excellent translation of Dante's Commedia . Consistent with the...

City of Beginnings: Poetic Modernism in Beirut

City of Beginnings

Poetic Modernism in Beirut

Princeton University Press (2019)

How poetic modernism shaped Arabic intellectual debates in the twentieth century and beyond City...