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The Origin of Indo-European languages
By Franco Rendich
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,140. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Multi-Language Dictionaries
Structure and genesis of the mother tongue of Sanskrit, Greek and Latin
Hector and Achilles
By Edward Eaton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,540. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
HECTOR AND ACHILLES is an action-packed retelling in dramatic verse of the events surrounding the epic duel between Hector and Achilles. Based on Homer's ILLIAD, it is filled with action, passion, soaring verse, and even rollicking humor. [A Verse Drama (play in 9 scenes) by Edward Eaton (©2013) released by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.]
The Goddess & The Devil
By Anthony DeGregorio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 368,950. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
This book covers a broad range of issues discussed between Marcus and the Prisoner against the backdrop of the Salem Witch hysteria of 1692. As the despotic Marcus issues writs of accusations against "witches" in his employer's absence, his latest Prisoner makes a profound request that forces Marcus to confront the Devil within himself and the evil that plagues Salem Village.
Interview with the Sphinx
By Jack Matthews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Personville Press. Category: Plays » American / African American
This witty philosophical comedy imagines the ancient Sphinx being interviewed today -- as though she were another pop celebrity. She is a talkative, flirty & mysterious person who likes to talk about anything -- except the question being asked! Part Tom Stoppard, part Monty Python, part Oscar Wilde, this play by Jack Matthews combines philosophical paradoxes with fast-paced verbal pyrotechnics.
Φορτουνάτος
By Μάρκος Αντώνιος Φώσκολος
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: Greek. Published: November 20, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Η κωμωδία Φορτουνάτος είναι το μόνο έργο της κρητικής λογοτεχνίας που σώζεται σε χειρόγραφο γραμμένο από τον ίδιο τον συγγραφέα. Πρωταγωνιστεί ένα ζευγάρι που αγαπιέται, μα η αγάπη αυτή εμποδίζεται.
Erotocritos
By Vitzentzos Kornaros
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Vitzentzos Kornaros is the greatest of all the Cretan poets (1553). The poem "Erotocritos" reflects the Cretan civilization and life of the time of the poet, sets great store by true love, friendship, courage and patriotism.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume Four - A LITTLE WINTER LOVE
By Francis Hagan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
The Fall of Basing House during the last months of the English Civil War sees a night of violence, terror and phantasm released into its ruins. The survivors of that siege scramble amid the fires and the cracking stones seeking revenge, love and the awful performance of one last Masque covered in blood and tatters.