Author: Elkan Nathan Adler
Bringing together key names from both realms, the collection reflects a wide range of sources and influences, from traditional literary, performance and historical criticism to modern cultural theory.
Author: Clifton Fadiman
Publisher: Viking Press
Category: Encyclopaedia Britannica
Famous treasury of English roundhand calligraphy of 1740. ... Critical study
ranges from pre-Columbian times through the 20th century to explore Mexico's
intrinsic association between art and religion; the role of iconography in Mexican
Author: Jules Decker
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Category: Antiques & Collectibles
Impoverished and alone , the disciples of Christ began their work , and they and
their successors have carried it forward through the centuries to the present time .
Look forth , then , at this moment , and observe , for example , how much of the ...
Author: REV. JOHN MORGAN
21 am junts to about three - quarters of a day in il century , or 25 VI . IV . three
days in every four centuries . The intercalary day is , V. therefore , in the
Gregorian system , omitted in the centurial IV . II . III . I. F years which are not
multiples of 100 ...
Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Tales of Spanish galleons, convicts, cannibalism, stories of shipwreck survivors, lost children, black trackers, and bushrangers. Feats of daring and endurance in the unforgiving outback.
Author: Anthony Macdougall
On the 9th July, 1767, Sir James Lowther (son-in-law of the Duke of Grafton, then
Minister) presented a petition to the Lords of the Treasury, praying a grant of the
forest of Inglewood and of the Manor of Soccage of the Castle of Carlisle, which ...
Author: Hugh Owen
14 Centuries - New Style . 17 31 A . D . BC . ... The days of the different months as
given above , fall , in any year , on the weekday found opposite the century ( Old
or New Style ) in which the year occurs , and over the year thereof . 2 . Find the ...
Author: Ainsworth Rand Spofford
It is neither safe nor that it somewhat resembles the wheels in wise to set up as a
guide , the Church of Ezekiel ' s vision — & wheel within a wheel , the two
centuries preceding , and the and that around one event great interests two
From the Publisher: This book is a great anthology for those who want an introduction to this impressive literary period.
Author: David Sandner
Publisher: Frog Limited
first half of the fourteenth century ( fig . 22 ) “ . On the basis of these broad
conceptual aspects , as well as specific attributes like the inclusion of a base and
wings , it is possible to see the Assisi reliquary as part of a development in design
Author: Abby Lee McGehee
Selected from the English Lyrical Poetry of Four Centuries, with Notes,
Explanatory and Biographical Francis Turner Palgrave. age may be said almost
to begin and to close . But lyrics of this class are only too rare ; and our religious
Author: Francis Turner Palgrave
Category: Christian poetry, English
the future state the punishment of sin in a century — then at the end of another
will be to a large extent self - inflicted or century it is reduced to 1 , at the end of a
inflicted through the operation of natural third to $ , and so on forever . There is
appointed to command with Nicias , in an ALCYONIUS , PETER , an Italian
philoexpedition against Syracuse ; but while thus logist and critic of the 16th
century . He employed , a charge was preferred against wrote a treatise on Exile ,
Author: Samuel MAUNDER
They find the discrepancies ences in the christian writings from the second
century quite unimportant . onwards . ... and ninth the days when the books
themselves were originally centuries patronized all kinds of learning ; - a great
Alixander de Bernay in the 12th century ; it The earlier mediæval romances of
Western contains upwards of 20,000 twelve - syllable Europe were metrical , and
may be divided lines . This chanson first brought the Alexinto two classes — the ...
Author: Charles Annandale
Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
... any nation in Europe ; it is also remarkable , that on searching this book , we
find such a similarity in the orthography of names of towns upwards of seven
centuries ago , and the present period : for instance , the following towns in
Author: Samuel Maunder
Category: Classical dictionaries
there were in South Wales not less than 150 Two centuries ago , in the life of
Lord Keeper miles of railways , of which the Merthyr Tydvil Guildford , we read the
following : “ When men Company possessed thirty miles . have pieces of ground
Author: Robert Cochrane (miscellaneous writer)
2 ) , who , for three centuries afterwards , Heshbon on the north , and from the
Dead Sea were tributary to Israel . In the time of Ahab and river Jordan on the
west to Arabia on the the annual tribute was three hundred thousand east .
Author: rev Andrew Cameron
76 ( 35 ) of S . Peter , sixth century , inscribed - Each bears the emblem of the “
Ligno quo Christus humanum subCross on the ... A Bronze Reliquary Crucifix ,
twelfth with Greek inscriptions ; Treasury century , S . Charles at Catinari . of
Author: John Henry Parker
Category: Architecture, Roman