The poetical histories

being a compleat collection of all the stories necessary for a perfect understanding of the Greek and Latine poets and other ancient authors
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Mythology, Classical., Rome -- Antiqui
Statementwritten originally in French, by the learned Jesuite, P. Galtruchius ; now Englisht and enricht with observations concerning the gods worshipped by our ancestors in this island, by the Phœnicians, and Syrians in Asia ... ; unto which are added two treatises, one of the curiosities of old Rome, and of the difficult names relating to the affairs of that city, the other containing the most remarkable hieroglyphicks of Ægypt, by Marius d"Assigny ...
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 185:5.
ContributionsD"Assigny, Marius, 1643-1717.
The Physical Object
Pagination[23], 285 [i.e. 279], [2], 200 [i.e. 188], [22] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16775354M

Reprint of The poetical histories, a translation of L'histoire poétique pour l'intelligence des poètes published in London, and De diis & heroibus poëticis, an appendix to the ed. of Ovid's Metamorphoseon published by R. Lallemant, Rouen, Includes indexes. Description: 1 volume (various pagings) ; 23 cm.

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BOOK I THE FIRST BOOK OF THE HISTORIES, CALLED CLIO This is the Showing forth of the Inquiry of Herodotus of Halicarnassos, to the end that[1] neither the deeds of men may be forgotten by lapse of time, nor the works[2] great and marvellous, which have File Size: 1MB.

Poetical Histories: Being a Compleat Collection of All the Stories Necessary for a Perfect Understanding of the Greek and Latine Poets, and Other Ancient Englished and Enriched with Observations concerning the Gods Worshipped by our Ancestors in this Island, by the Phoenicians and Syrians in Asia; with many useful Notes and occasional Proverbs, gathered out of the best Authors.

Chapter THE POETICAL BOOKS. This is a poetical book with an introduction, or prologue, and a sequel or epilogue, in prose.

The former gives the character and circumstances of the man, together with a vain attempt of Satan to prove that his motive in serving God was a selfish one. After the failure of Satan's attempt, which left Job in. So the Book of Proverbs says in several places, “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom”.

That is where you start. If you are afraid of the consequences of not obeying Him, which is what the fear of the Lord means, you are a person who has the basic orientation necessary for. Chinese poetical histories in Ezra Pound and Gary Snyder. Mark Byron. Corresponding Author.

E with an emphasis on the Confucian Book of Odes (Shijing) and the Tang masters. A small number of Pound's translations of the indicates an awareness of how bucolic pastoralism and political foment can forge a potent poetical union: in this way Author: Mark Byron. Chinese poetical histories in Ezra Pound and Gary Snyder When Robert Louis Stevenson declared Henry David Thoreau to be ‘a very Yankee sort of Oriental’,1 he located what was to become a surpris-ingly enduring and transformative tendency in American poetics from the mid nineteenth century to the present: a sustained interest inAuthor: Mark Byron.

Poetical Histories No. () Marzipan J H Prynne Massepain B Dubourg & J H Prynne Christ, this poem is harrowing. It is has the feel of the weeping that one does when the crying is nearly over -- not the major-keyed relief of the first tears or the quiet, minor-keyed almost-silence of the breathing when it's over, but the awful, desperate tiredness of the moments before you can stop.

The Book of Demons (Bloodaxe, ) Postcards from Hitler (Writers Forum, ) Pearl in the Silver Morning (Poetical Histories, ) Sweet Advocate (Equipage, ) False Lapwing (Poetical Histories, ) Wolf Tongue: Selected Poems (Bloodaxe, ).

Xtin of Xtinpore Poetical Histories No. 2 () Marzipan J H Prynne Massepain B Dubourg & J H Prynne Christ, this poem is harrowing. It is has the feel of the weeping that one does when the crying is nearly over -- not the major-keyed relief of the first tears or the quiet, minor-keyed almost-silence of the breathing when it's over, but the awful, desperate tiredness of the moments before you.

Chinese poetical histories in Ezra Pound and Gary Snyder. To hold the physical book in hand, slowly turning the pages of Gary Snyder's Mountains and Rivers Without End, reinforces the Author: Mark Byron.

Jokes for Kids: The Best Jokes, Riddles, Tongue Twisters, Knock-Knock jokes, and One liners for kids: Kids Joke books ages Memoirs, Correspondence, and Poetical Remains of Jane Taylor by Jane Taylor (), Edited by Isaac Taylor, Jr., of Stanford Rivers ().

From The Writings of Jane Taylor, In Five Volumes (Volume I, Memoirs and Poetical Remains.) Boston: Perkins and Marvin, The Complete Poetical Works of Pope by Pope and a great selection of related books, Condition: Good. Cambridge Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. flag this list 31 books 34 voters list created August 1st. Introduction to the Poetic Books 3 " Isaiah ~ 7For the vineyard of the Lord of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah are his pleasant planting; and he looked for justice, but behold, bloodshed; for righteousness, but behold, an outcry!File Size: KB.

Herodotus' HISTORY BOOK 1 (CLIO) Complete. Translated by G. Macaulay. Herodotus Bilingual Anthology Studies Herodotus in Print. he must carefully retain this poetical colouring and by all means avoid the courtier phrase by which the style of Herodotus has too often been made "more noble.".

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SHAKESPEARE, William. SHAKESPEARE, William. Shakespeare is regarded as the greatest writer in the English language, and probably the best-known figure in all of world literature. His poetry was published first, while very few of his plays were published in his lifetime; they are first practicably obtainable from the four posthumous folio.

The books classed as poetical are Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon, and Lamentations. The term "poetical" is not to be taken as implying fancifulness or unreality, but as relating to form only.

They are the books of the human experiences of the people of God under the various exercises of earthly life; but those experiences. About this Item: Oxford University, Hardcover. Condition: Used; Acceptable. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available.

Excellent Customer Service. Ex Library. hardback with Dust jacket. good in poor D/W, faded, wear to edges, hinges weak, wear to head and tail of. Poetical Works by Hood, Thomas and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at W elcome to the course, Poetical Books 1.

This course will teach the student a survey of the books, Job and the Psalms. The textbooks needed for the completion of this course are the King James Bible and "Willmington's Guide to the Bible" by Dr. Harold L. Willmington. The book shows a unique combination: on the one hand is the singularly shrewd insight into character and the vivid realization of the picturesque; on the other is the " mysticism " or poetical philosophy which relieves the events against a background of mystery.

HERODOTUS (c. B.C.), Greek historian, called the Father of History, was born at Halicarnassus in Asia Minor, then dependent upon the Persians, in or about the year B.C.

Herodotus was thus born a Persian subject, and such he con~ tinued until he was thirty or fiveandthirty years of age.

HISTORICAL CHARACTER. The charming Book of Ruth is no mere "idyll" or "poetical fiction". It is plain that the Jews of old regarded its contents as historical, since they included its narrative in the Septuagint within the prophetic histories (Josue- Kings). The fact that Josephus in framing his account of the Jewish Antiquities utilizes the data of the Book of Ruth in exactly the same.

Primary Text. Sonnets Dedicated to Liberty and Order Edited by Helen Darbishire and Ernest Selincourt. in The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Vol.

4: Evening Voluntaries; Itinerary Poems of ; Poems of Sentiment and Reflection; Sonnets Dedicated to Liberty and Order; Miscellaneous Poems; Inscriptions; Selections From Chaucer; Poems Referring to the Period of Old Age; Epitaphs and. The poetic books of the Old Testament--Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon--are often called humankind's reach toward God.

The other books of the Old Testament picture God's reach toward man through the redemptive story. Yet these five books reveal the very hear of men and women struggling with monumental issues such as suffering, sin, forgiveness, joy, worship, and .HISTORIES, BOOK 2 BOOK 2 DEFEAT AND DEATH OF LEPIDUS IN SARDINIA (77 BC), FRR.

1–15 Description of Sardinia and Corsica, frr. 1–13 1 * 1M, Mc, D, K. Possibly introducing S.’s remarks on Sardinia, scene of the defeat of M. Lepidus (cos. 78) and his rebel forces after they had been expelled from Italy by Lepidus’ consular colleague Q.

Catulus.Page - Of woods decaying, never to be decayed, The stationary blasts of waterfalls, And in the narrow rent at every turn Winds thwarting winds, bewildered and forlorn, The torrents shooting from the clear blue sky, The rocks that muttered close upon our ears, Black drizzling crags that spake by the wayside As if a voice were in them, the sick sight And giddy prospect of the raving stream.