Buy Masterpieces of Western Art Taschen 25th anniversary ed by Walther, Ingo F. (ISBN: 9783822847466) from Amazon's Book Store. All Rights Reserved. Complete 20 Volume Limited Edition Collection with Hand-Colored Illustrations. No national literature has ever grown up in isolation from the cultures around it; from the earliest periods, great works of literature have probed the tensions, conflicts, and connections among neighboring cultures … There are no bookplates or signs of previous ownership. Each chapter discusses the work's historical and cultural background, plot, characters, major themes, and lasting influence. Every member of the class will be given a copy of The Iliad as a gift from the Columbia College Alumni Association. A photograph of the collection and the limitation page appear in the photo section of the listing. Walk-in Hours  Monday–Friday11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. 208 Hamilton Hall, Mail Code 28051130 Amsterdam Avenue New York, NY 10027, Follow on Facebook Follow on Twitter Follow on Instagram, 510 Mudd Hall, Mail Code 4714500 W. 120th St.New York, NY 10027, © 2021 Columbia University | Privacy | Terms of Use | Accessibility | Notice of Non-Discrimination |University Home Page. 1. Wm. Masterpieces of Western Literature: The Iliad & The Odyssey by Homer, The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri, Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Faust, The Aeneid by Virgil. Farb, Nigel, and Alan Durant, How to Write Essays and Dissertations; A Guide for English Literature Students, 2nd edition (Harlow: Pearson, 2005) 2. Everyday low … Copyright © 2021 Classic Editions. Stunning publisher’s original signed full leather bindings by the Riverside Press contemporary in French Levant crushed morocco leather with raised hubs to the spine that also features an elaborate gilt arch mosaic design within gilt ruled compartments and titling. Masterpieces of Western Literature II (Contemporary Essays in Interpretation,... $10.38 Free Shipping. This book provides critical essays on 10 masterpieces of non-Western literature, including Gilgamesh, The Tale of Genji, and Quetzalcoatl. Each volume measures approximately 10.5” x 7.75” and includes a preface, table of contents, list of illustrations, and a limitation page containing the limitation numbers. Altick, Richard, and John J. Fenstermaker, The Art of Literary Research, 4th edition (New York and London: Norton, 1993) 3. From the publisher: “From the fall of Troy to the fall of Doctor Faust, from Odysseus’ trek across the seas to Dante’s descent into Hell and ascent into Heaven, these magnificent volumes present milestone translations of five foundational texts of Western literature: The Iliad and Odyssey of Homer (translated by William Cullen Bryant), the Aenid of Virgil (translated by Christopher Pearse Cranch), Dante’s Divine Comedy (translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow) and Goethe’s Faust (translated by Bayard Taylor). Buy enjoy the famous masterpieces of Western literature (paperback)(Chinese Edition) by ZHU LIN (ISBN: 9787811392166) from Amazon's Book … Condition Report:  The bindings are in FINE condition with a few volumes having superficial surface wear mostly confined to rubs to the corner tips. World literature is used to refer to the total of the world's national literature and the circulation of works into the wider world beyond their country of origin. What makes musical masterpieces great? Published by The Riverside Press, Boston and New York in 1905/1906. Masterpieces of Western Literature is a literature survey course designed to introduce the student to some of the major works in Western literature from the time of the ancient Greeks to the period of the Renaissance. Masterpieces of the Non-Western Book Select images from some of the Bodleian's most valuable and fragile manuscripts from many cultures of the Near East and Asia. There are no bookplates or signs of previous ownership. Cranch’s translation of Virgil dates from 1872; Taylor’s translation of Goethe, 1870.”. All first-year students should be prepared to discuss the first six books of The Iliad on the first day of class, which meets during Orientation week. Buy Masterpieces of Non-Western World Literature by Thomas L. Cooksey from Waterstones today! Genre/Form: Literature Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Horn, Francis H. Literary masterpieces of the Western world. By 1872, Houghton admitted George Mifflin to the partnership and renamed the firm Houghton, Mifflin, & Company. The Riverside Press binder’s stamp appears on the top of the first free endpaper of each volume. Features. Some titles have never left the required reading list: Homer, The Iliad; Aeschylus, Oresteia; and Dante, The Inferno . This book introduces high school students to 10 masterpieces of non-Western literature. Masterpieces of Western Literature: The Iliad & The Odyssey by Homer, The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri, Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Faust, The Aeneid by Virgil, Complete 20 Volume Limited Edition Collection with Hand-Colored Illustrations, Published by The Riverside Press, Boston and New York in 1905/1906. Philosophy ( originally Humanities a ) has been read, but remains in clean condition Want. 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