Books tagged: epic poem

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The Waltz-A Dramatic Poem
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Gilgamesh, being of Sumerian descent, has grown tired of his life of luxury and excess in heaven and decides to leave heaven after dreaming about finding a perfect lover. The following pages describe Gilgamesh’s attempt to find this lover on Earth and of the people that he meets during his adventures.
The Fyrdhwæt Saga
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
An epic tale of adventure told in verse, with lines in traditional Anglo-Saxon. Discussed and approved by scholars. Includes full introduction and translation notes. Fyrdhwæt is unloved and rejected by his people. Valiantly he slays three terrible monsters, but his bravery goes un-acclaimed. The poem is romantic, sad, exciting and very much open to interpretation.
Leviathan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The day Leviathan, Serpent of the Heavens, sent Death to collect Beauty's soul, the vengeful Hero is swayed to confront God himself and demand payment for the wrong done. A parable of modern man's response to the guilt and pain of death, Leviathan is an old story but retold.
The Hunter and The Elf Queen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
When the land was new and magic flowed freely and elves walked the earth with man, there was an elusive Queen of the Elves and legend said her heart could not be tamed by man. This is the story of the man who tamed that heart, and then let it go wild again.
Drunken Chaos
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Price: Free! Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Drunken Chaos is a compilation of two epic poems (smaller poetry compilations) called Drunken Poesie and a Chaos Organized. Both collections/poems feature a unique style. The theme of the poems is life progression from drug-induced lifestyle through a depression to resolution.
Dante’s Inferno In Plain and Simple English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin.
Behind the Frozen Waterfall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The spiritual story of a young man’s search for the thirteenth sign of the Zodiac.
Unspoken Love During The Vietnam War
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
This is an epic poem and was written in 1975, hidden away for 37 years. At that time there was no avenue for anything that referred to same sex love. THIS IS NOT EROTICA.
The Epic of Gilgamesh In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 76. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Epic of Gilgamesh is one of the earliest works of literature ever written; it has been translated, retranslated and translated again--many times over. With so many translations, much has been lost and trying to read any version can be difficult. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation of Gilgamesh. If you have struggled in the past reading old English, then BookCaps can help you out.
Song of Spireguard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
This epic poem relates a tale of betrayal and sacrifice, set in the world of Werjen. It is a stand-alone story, and also a companion piece to the novel Fallen Free.