• 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

  • The Odyssey


    häftad, 2018, Engelska, ISBN 9780198736479

    'Tell me, Muse, of the man of many turns, who was driven far and wide after he had sacked the sacred city of Troy' Twenty years after setting out to fight in the Trojan

  • 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

  • Foxe's Book of Martyrs


    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199236848

    'Be of good comfort, Master Ridley, and play the man: we shall this day light such a candle by God's grace in England, as, I trust, shall never be put out.' Hugh Latimer's famous

  • A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Books


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199536306

    'What was merry Christmas to Scrooge? Out upon merry Christmas! What good had it ever done to him?' Ebenezer Scrooge is a bad-tempered skinflint who hates Christmas and all it

  • Collected Poems and Other Verse


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199537921

    'sense too definite cancels your indistinct literature' Stéphane Mallarmé was the most radically innovative of nineteenth-century poets. His writings, with their richly sensuous

  • Selected Essays


    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199556069

    'A good essay must draw its curtain round us, but it must be a curtain that shuts us in, not out.' According to Virginia Woolf, the goal of the essay 'is simply that it should give

  • The Kill


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199536924

    'It was the time when the rush for spoils filled a corner of the forest with the yelping of hounds, the cracking of whips, the flaring of torches. The appetites let loose were

  • The Poems of Catullus


    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199537570

    Of all the classical poets Gaius Valerius Catullus (c. 84-54 BC) is the most accessible to the modern reader. Presented alongside the original Latin text, this new translation

  • The Comedies


    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199556038

    'I thought you'd do what the common run of slaves normally do, cheating and tricking me because my son's having an affair.' Terence's comedies have provided plots and characters