Books in category Poetry – Epic

  • Metamorphoses

    Metamorphoses
    Ovid,, A. D. Melville, E. J. Kenney

    The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding of Ovid's unique and elusive vision of reality.

  • The Epic of Gilgamesh Old Babylonian and Standard versions Illustrated

    The Epic of Gilgamesh – Old Babylonian and Standard versions (Illustrated)
    R. Campbell Thompson, Delphi Classics

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  • Dante s Purgatorio

    Dante’s Purgatorio
    Dante Alighieri

    Purgatorio is the second part of Italian poet Dante Alighieri's epic poem Divine Comedy and describes Dante's climb up the Mount of Purgatory.

  • The Art of Love

    The Art of Love
    Ovid

    In lyrical, irreverent English, he reveals love’s timeless dilemmas and Ovid’s enduring brilliance as both poet and cultural critic. From the Trade Paperback edition.

  • Baldo Books 13 15

    Baldo, Books 13-15
    Teofilo Folengo

    This edition provides the first English translation of this hilarious send-up of ancient epic and Renaissance chivalric romance.

  • Complete Poems

    Complete Poems
    Christopher Marlowe

    DIVContains Marlowe's translations of Ovid's "Elegies" and the First Book from Lucan's Civil War, plus the unfinished "Hero and Leander" and the poet's most famous creation, "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love." /div

  • Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats

    Complete Poems and Selected Letters of John Keats
    John Keats

    This Modern Library edition contains all of Keats's magnificent verse: 'Lamia,' 'Isabella,' and 'The Eve of St. Agnes'; his sonnets and odes; the allegorical romance Endymion; and the five-act poetic tragedy Otho the Great.

  • Beowulf

    Beowulf
    Anonymous

    Beowulf rings with beauty, power, and artistry that have kept it alive for a thousand years. The noble simplicity of Beowulf's anonymous Anglo-Saxon singer is recaptured in this vivid translation by Burton Raffel.

  • The Shadow of an Addict

    The Shadow of an Addict
    Matthew Ganem

    A collection of poetry about addiction by Matthew Ganem

  • Delphi Complete Dionysiaca of Nonnus Illustrated

    Delphi Complete Dionysiaca of Nonnus (Illustrated)
    Nonnus Nonnos of Panopolis

    This comprehensive eBook presents the complete ‘Dionysiaca’ in Greek and English for the first time in publishing history, accompanied with beautiful illustrations, an informative introduction, special dual text feature and the usual …

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