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The Loves of Krishna: In Indian Painting and Poetry (Illustrated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
During the twentieth century, a certain type of Indian painting began to fascinate the West. Unlike Mughal art, it was a product of Hindu courts in Rajasthan and the Punjab Hills and unlike Mughal painting, its chief concern was with the varied phases of romance. Ladies would be shown brooding in their chambers as storm clouds mounted in the sky.
The Gilgamesh Cycle: The Fully Restored Epic of Gilgamesh
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,330. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
The Gilgamesh Cycle is the earliest epic poem to be written. Brought to light out of the dust of ancient Mesopotamian cities, it has now been restored through a process of integration and recreation to produce what ought to remain a story of humanity and a work of literature for this age and for all ages to come; a tale of danger and wonder from the first civilization, out of the distant past.
Enuma Elish: The Babylonian Creation Epic
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
When the two primeval waters, the salt and fresh water, entered into marriage, and brought into being the first of the gods, thus the Babylonian Creation Epic begins its strange and incredible tale with the words ‘ENUMA ELISH’ meaning ‘WHEN THE HEAVENS ABOVE…’
The Aeneid: Virgil's Greatest Hits [Abridged and Annotated]
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A story and poem that is epic in every way, The Aeneid is Virgil's classic tale of the hero Aeneas's escape from Troy, journey to Italy, battles and loves, and a side trip to Hell. This edition features a modern, original and accessible adaptation of the true intent of Virgil's writing, not the literal words, so that the modern reader can enjoy it as was intended. The poem rhymes and resonates.