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Robur the Conqueror By Jules Verne
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A Classic from Jules Verne, the Father of Science Fiction and the Master of Adventure. The prequel to "Master of the World" They laughed at his ideas of heavier-than-air flying machines,... More > but he would have the last laugh with the "Albatross", the most incredible flying machine ever built! Lord of the skies, ROBUR became the would-be conqueror of the WORLD! Originally published in 1886, this astounding adventure novel is a key piece of "Steampunk" mythology, and enthralls readers to this day. This affordable edition contains the full novel with new cover art by comic book artist Jay Piscopo< Less
Robur the Conqueror By Jules Verne
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A Classic from Jules Verne, the Father of Science Fiction and the Master of Adventure. The prequel to "Master of the World" They laughed at his ideas of heavier-than-air flying machines,... More > but he would have the last laugh with the "Albatross", the most incredible flying machine ever built! Lord of the skies, ROBUR became the would-be conqueror of the WORLD! Originally published in 1886, this astounding adventure novel is a key piece of "Steampunk" mythology, and enthralls readers to this day. This affordable edition contains the full novel with new cover art by comic book artist Jay Piscopo< Less
The Barbarian Songs By Greg Castle
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The Barbarian Songs, is a short poem collection, in the Norse Saga Tradition, of the Poetical and Prose Eddas - The synergistic cultural role, of Northern European Barbarianism, in the modern... More > development, of Western Civilization, Northern European Mythology, comparative Nordic Asgardian and Grecian Pantheon, religious similarities - Neo-classical, short form poetry, the pivotal role, of the hero, in ancient cultural development< Less
Excerpts from the Nihon Shoki (Nihongi) : Sacred Japanese Shinto and Historical Texts By Translated by W.G. Ashton
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The Nihon Shoki, sometimes translated as The Chronicles of Japan, is the second oldest book of classical Japanese history. It includes the most complete extant historical record of ancient Japan. The... More > Nihon Shoki was finished in 720 and is also called the Nihongi. Like the Kojiki, the Nihon Shoki begins with a series of myths, but continues its account through to events of the 8th century. It is believed to record accurately the latter reigns of Emperor Tenji, Emperor Temmu and Empress Jitō. The Nihon Shoki focuses on the merits of the virtuous rulers as well as the errors of the bad rulers. It describes episodes from mythological eras and diplomatic contacts with other countries. Includes: Book I (The Creation) ; BOOK III. THE EMPEROR KAMI−YAMATO IHARE−BIKO ; Book XXV. THE EMPEROR AME−YORODZU TOYO−HI ; BOOK XXVI. THE EMPRESS AME−TOYO−TAKARA IKASHI−HI TARASHI−HIME< Less
THE RELIGION OF NUMA By Judd Burton
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The religious beliefs and practices of the ancient Romans come to life in this delightful treatment of Roman religion. Jesse Benedict Carter illustrates the colorful practices and exotic deities in... More > a delightful narrative. Carter covers ritual, belief, and mythology from the founding of Rome to the era of Augustus in his masterpiece. THE RELIGION OF NUMA will prove a valuable addition to your library, and a constant joy to read.< Less
THE RELIGION OF NUMA By Judd Burton
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The religious beliefs and practices of the ancient Romans come to life in this delightful treatment of Roman religion. Jesse Benedict Carter illustrates the colorful practices and exotic deities in... More > a delightful narrative. Carter covers ritual, belief, and mythology from the founding of Rome to the era of Augustus in his masterpiece. THE RELIGION OF NUMA will prove a valuable addition to your library, and a constant joy to read.< Less
Pan By Knut Hamsun
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First published in 1894, Knut Hamsun's Pan is former lieutenant Thomas Glahn's retrospective narrative of his life and adventures in the Norwegian woods. A man of fascinating complexity, Glahn is in... More > some respects a modern successor to a long line of "superfluous" men in western literature, an heir to Goethe's Werther and the protagonists of Turgenev and Dostoyevsky.But this portrait of a man rejecting the claims of bourgeois society for a Rousseauian embrace of Nature and Eros, explores the veiled mysteries of the unconscious by means of thoroughly modern techniques. Pan's quasi-musical modulations of pace and rhythm, its haunting use of leitmotifs which contract and distend time, its startling versions of myth and legend, and its ecstatic evocations of nature in its various phases and moods, all attest to the novel's Modernist innovations.< Less
Plays of Sophocles: Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone By Sophocles
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Philoctetes IchneutaeSophocles (/ˈsɒfəkliːz/;... More > Greek: Σοφοκλῆς, Sophoklēs, Ancient Greek: [so.pʰo.klɛ̂ːs]; c. 497/6 – winter 406/5 BC) is one of three ancient Greek tragedians whose plays have survived. His first plays were written later than those of Aeschylus, and earlier than or contemporary with those of Euripides. Sophocles wrote 120 plays during the course of his life, but only seven have survived in a complete form: Ajax, Antigone, The Women of Trachis, Oedipus the King, Electra, Philoctetes and Oedipus at Colonus. For almost 50 years, Sophocles was the most-fêted playwright in the dramatic competitions of the city-state of Athens that took place during the religious festivals of the Lenaea and the Dionysia. He competed in 30 competitions, won 18, and was never judged lower than second place. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sophocles< Less
The Odyssey Rendered into English prose for the use of those who cannot read the original By Homer Randall
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Samuel Butler (4 December 1835 – 18 June 1902) was an... More > iconoclastic Victorian-era English author who published a variety of works. Two of his most famous pieces are the Utopian satire Erewhon and a semi-autobiographical novel published posthumously, The Way of All Flesh. He is also known for examining Christian orthodoxy, substantive studies of evolutionary thought, studies of Italian art, and works of literary history and criticism. Butler made prose translations of the Iliad and Odyssey, which remain in use to this day.Butler was born on 4 December 1835 at the rectory in the village of Langar, near Bingham, Nottinghamshire, England, to the Rev. Thomas Butler, son of Dr. Samuel Butler, then headmaster of Shrewsbury School and later Bishop of Lichfield. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Butler_(novelist)< Less
Myths That Every Child Should Know (Illustrated) By Hamilton Wright Mabie & Blanche Ostertag
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This book presents a collection of classical myths and stories from Ancient Greece to Norse mythology.

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