• The Golden Bough


    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199538829

    A classic study of the beliefs and institutions of mankind, and the progress through magic and religion to scientific thought, The Golden Bough has a unique status in modern

  • Theogony and Works and Days


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199538317

    Hesiod, who lived in Boetia in the late eighth century BC, is one of the oldest known, and possibly the oldest of Greek poets. His Theogony contains a systematic genealogy of the

  • Pride and Prejudice


    häftad, 2019, Engelska, ISBN 9780198826736

    "He began to feel the danger of paying Elizabeth too much attention."Pride and Prejudice , one of the most famous love stories of all time, has also proven itself as a treasured

  • Imitating Authors


    inbunden, 2019, Engelska, ISBN 9780198838081

    Imitating Authors is a major study of the theory and practice of imitatio (the imitation of one author by another) from antiquity to the present day. It extends from early Greek

  • Roxana


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199536740

    Roxana (1724), Defoe's last and darkest novel, is the autobiography of a woman who has traded her virtue, at first for survival, and then for fame and fortune. Its narrator tells

  • Complete Poetry


    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199554706

    `Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The coward does it with a kiss, The brave man

  • On the Soul


    häftad, 2018, Engelska, ISBN 9780199588213

    '. . . the more honourable animals have been allotted a more honourable soul. . . 'What is the nature of the soul? It is this question that Aristotle sought to answer in De Anima

  • Poetics


    häftad, 2013, Engelska, ISBN 9780199608362

    'What is poetry, how many kinds of it are there, and what are their specific effects?'Aristotle's Poetics is the most influential book on poetry ever written. A founding text of

  • Dante: A Very Short Introduction


    häftad, 2015, Engelska, ISBN 9780199684779

    In this Very Short Introduction, Peter Hainsworth and David Robey take a different approach to Dante, by examining the main themes and issues that run through all of his work,

  • The Gallic War


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199540266

    The Gallic War, published on the eve of the civil war which led to the end of the Roman Republic, is an autobiographical account written by one of the most famous figures of