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Byron and Elvis Presley look alike, especially in strong-nosed Greek profile. In Glenarvon, a roman a clef about her affair with B ...
You shall learn, though late, the lesson of how to be discreet.
The Greeks have given to the world the science of history; the Israelites gave to the world historical religion. In contrast to al ...
"Men there were and men there be
But never men so many
Chief enough to marry me,"
Thought the proud late Annie.
I am not of the opinion generally entertained in this country [England], that man lives by Greek and Latin alone; that is, by know ...
Victory comes late--
And is held low to freezing lips--
Too rapt with frost
To take it--
I have looked warily at anthropologists ever since the day when I went to hear a great Greek scholar lecture on the Iliad, and lis ...
Methought I saw my late espous├Ęd saint
Brought to me like Alcestis from the grave.
Dionysus, as we see him in art and poetry, is the projected expression of the ways and dreams of this primitive people, brooded ov ...
The myth of Demeter and Persephone, then, illustrates the power of the Greek religion as a religion of pure ideas--of conceptions, ...
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