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The Blood of Toulouse By James Bourne
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“...James Bourne's English language translation of Maurice Magre's lost Cathar masterpiece is a literary event of the first degree. This epic gothic fantasy, reminiscent of the very best of... More > Tolkien, Mervyn Peake or Robert E. Howard, is all the more powerful for its basis in meticulously researched historical fact and Magre's intimate knowledge of the landscape and culture his words so richly evoke. His first person account of the last stand of the Cathars is vast, vivid and noble, his incantatory prose poetic and savage by turns, his vision and message uncompromising in its purity. 'The Blood of Toulouse' opens a window into a dark, medieval world lit by the holy hellfire of the Inquisition and illuminated by timeless dreams and desires making it essential reading for aficionados of the fantastic as well as all those who would seek to understand this little known but pivotal turning point in European history, the apocalyptic chain of events that lead to the death of the age of chivalry. ..”< Less
The Blood of Toulouse By James Bourne
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“...James Bourne's English language translation of Maurice Magre's lost Cathar masterpiece is a literary event of the first degree. This epic gothic fantasy, reminiscent of the very best of... More > Tolkien, Mervyn Peake or Robert E. Howard, is all the more powerful for its basis in meticulously researched historical fact and Magre's intimate knowledge of the landscape and culture his words so richly evoke. His first person account of the last stand of the Cathars is vast, vivid and noble, his incantatory prose poetic and savage by turns, his vision and message uncompromising in its purity. 'The Blood of Toulouse' opens a window into a dark, medieval world lit by the holy hellfire of the Inquisition and illuminated by timeless dreams and desires making it essential reading for aficionados of the fantastic as well as all those who would seek to understand this little known but pivotal turning point in European history, the apocalyptic chain of events that lead to the death of the age of chivalry. ..”< Less
Truth’s Illusion: Book Three of The Warren Files By Kevin Cady
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Elijah and Aurelia are back! In the final installment of The Warren Files Trilogy, Elijah and Aurelia are ensnared in a predicament they felt was far behind them. After surviving bloodshed and terror... More > in the remote town of Grizzly, Alaska, Elijah and Aurelia must leave home, travel abroad, and solve a case nearly a century in the making. And if scandal, mercenaries, and worldwide corruption weren’t enough, a serial killer reminiscent of the Poetic Murderer, dubbed the “Impressionist Poet,” has emerged and is capturing the attention of the United States. “A sinister masterpiece that conjures visceral emotions and stomach-churning images. Cady’s stylized prose penetrates the darkest crevices of the imagination.” —Foreword Clarion Reviews “A dense, riveting tale starring a pair of private detectives who thrive in the murkiest circumstances…It all leads to a labyrinthine third act rife with exposition and confession.” —Kirkus Reviews< Less
Residue Of Day By Addie W. Williams
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A wonderful book of Poetry by Addie W. Williams, who died in August. 2003. Her poetic writings and prose have touched many lives and reflects upon the inner thoughts and feelings of the soul. She... More > wrote a great deal of her personal emotions which many identify so closely to. Her dream was to one day have her poetry published, yet died before that dream came true. But her daughter, Katie Fairchild, became her editor and published her mothers first book of poems for her in determination to fulfill her mothers dream. The only editing Katie did was type word for word of what her mother had written in long hand, and has plans to publish many more books of her mothers, as Addie Williams wrote more than 3,000 poems during her lifetime, as well as many short stories and articles.< Less
The Passing Of Uther Pendragon, A Fine Art Graphic Novel By Stone Riley
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If you haven't seen this, you haven't seen anything like it. A lush palette of visual and poetic motifs densely interweave in a rarely used form – the fine art graphic novel – to create... More > timeless myth in our world today. And this is not an old tale got up in modern dress. It is a gem of classic literature left in its setting but re-shaped as it is true today, and re-told in two of our most expressive languages: modern art and post-modern verse. A new true tale of the death of King Arthur's father, in poetry and prose and two hundred pictures. Timeless myth manifested at the far leading edge of modern aesthetic. A tour de force by a leading Pagan artist. You can view this complete book on-line for free at www.stoneriley.com/downloads< Less
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Residue Of Day By Addie W. Williams
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A wonderful book of Poetry by Addie W. Williams, who died in August. 2003. Her poetic writings and prose have touched many lives and reflects upon the inner thoughts and feelings of the soul. She... More > wrote a great deal of her personal emotions which many identify so closely to. Her dream was to one day have her poetry published, yet died before that dream came true. But her daughter, Katie Fairchild, became her editor and published her mothers first book of poems for her in determination to fulfill her mothers dream. The only editing Katie did was type word for word of what her mother had written in long hand, and has plans to publish many more books of her mothers, as Addie Williams wrote more than 3,000 poems during her lifetime, as well as many short stories and articles.< Less
Sandglass By Lamis Issam Toubaji & Amr Al Abed
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This collection of essays is a tale between two countries, written by an author born and raised in the oldest capital in the world, Damascus, al-Sham, and now living in Sydney, Australia. The poetic... More > prose of each essay is the author's reflection on incidents and stops in the journey that is life, moving between yearning for and worrying about the tragic situation in her homeland and new beginnings and experiences in her new home. The book is bilingual with a full English translation of each Arabic essay. هذه المقالات المختارة هي قصة بين بلدين, خطت بيد روائية نشأت وترعرعت في دمشق الشام وانتقلت للعيش في سيدني أستراليا. كل مقالة هي تأمل في حادثة أو وقفة من مواقف رحلة الحياة خطت بأسلوب أدبي بديع.. منتقلا من الحنين للشام والقلق علىها في ظل الأوضاع الحالية ومابين البدايات الجديدة في بلاد الغربة.< Less
Austin's Golden Rubaiyat Ornamented By Austin Torney
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This color illustrated edition contains the ornamented crème de la crème of my Omaresque style quatrains, as selected from the larger volume of ‘Austin's Rubaiyat’. These... More > are not translations, but my own inventions. Prologue: Inspired by Omar, I have endeavored to capture his spirit for more modern times, although I have surely been influenced by Edward FitzGerald’s translated gems. There is a companion prose version, ‘The Triumph of Life, Love, and Being’, in which a loving couple take a long, picaresque journey through the countryside to explore the joys and follies of the human condition, living out the quatrains. Illuminations: A few of the quatrains were obtained from my other poetry books, which poems in their full text can be found in ‘Poetic Epics’.< Less

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