Poetry » Epic

The Tale of Kiều - A Bilingual Edition by Ngô Bình Anh Khoa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,430. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Poetry » Epic
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This book is a bilingual edition of the Nguyễn Du's Truyện Kiều (lit. The Tale of Kiều) containing both the Vietnamese text and the translator's own English translation, which strives to stay as faithful as possible to the imagery, the allusions, the proverbs and, most importantly, the traditional Lục Bát (6-8) meter of the Vietnamese literature.
Male Nude: Hero Myth of the Masculine Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 520. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Poetry » Epic
Will you answer the call of adventure? Hero myths have recognizable narratives that relate to our own lives, whether it is about overcoming obstacles, discovering our talents or helping our community. This book tells an original myth through a series of haiku that accompany nude black and white photography. It asserts that men define themselves through their life choices.
Indentured Male Hero: Light Painting Nudes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Poetry » Epic
The universe can give and take away the thing that tantalizes your soul. This ebook tells the story of a man that finds himself marooned on a planet half way across the galaxy. A series of poems and male light painting photography create the plot of this science fiction narrative. Indentured Male Hero: Light Painting Nudes asserts that the greatest struggle is to hold on to what matters most.
Lục Vân Tiên - Translated and Annotated
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Poetry » Epic
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This bilingual book contains the Vietnamese text of Lục Vân Tiên (a masterpiece of Nguyễn Đình Chiểu and a gem in Vietnam's literary treasury), its English translation which follows the rules of the Lục Bát poetic form and the annotations at the end of the translation to further explain the stories, allusions and meanings behind certain expressions used throughout the work.
Богатыри идут...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2020. Categories: Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Баллада о простых людях и героях России в средние века, о рождении государства и развитии духа свободы на фоне борьбы с империей Чингисхана. Как жилось в Золотой Орде? Как пришла в Европу Черная Смерть? Что движет историю - случайности или герои? В чем же источники силы русской души? Все в этой книге, язык изложения - русский.
A Deep & Gorgeous Thirst
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2020. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » General, Poetry » Epic
In the footsteps of Charles Bukowski comes Hosho McCreesh's magnum opus of drunk poetry. Mammoth in size and scope, A Deep & Gorgeous Thirst is unlike any of McCreesh's previous collections.
Dante’s Cantos : Lines of Inferno
Price: $2.05 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2019 by UB Tech. Categories: Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Classics
The most figurative words from the moral philosopher and gifted author of epic poetic trilogy ‘Divine Comedy’...