Resultados 1-5 de 100
0 ineffable Wisdom . . . how weak is our mind to comprehend Thee ! And you. tor
whose benefit and gratification I write, in what blindness ye live, — not ruising;
your eyes above to these things, but keeping them fixed in the mire of your ...
And till the Greyhound come, to make her die A painful death, yet more will she
enthral. (Him neither land nor lucre shall sustain, 103 By love, by wisdom, and by
virtue fed : From Feltro e'en to Feltro shall he reign. His might Italia's lowly plains
The dark lake's pilot heard ; — and at the sound 97 Fell instant his rough cheeks,
while flashing ranged His angry eyes in naming circles round. But they — soon
as these threatenings met their ear- Poor, naked, weary souls — their colour ...
Was my abode in the serene life. Ye. O my citizens, to mark my taste, Erst named
me Ciacco : here amid the rain For gluttony thou seest my body waste : Nor I
alone this weight of misery bear ; — 5» All these unhappy souls, condemned to ...
At the entrance of the fourth circle, Plutus, the ancient ~od of riches, endeavours
to terrify Dante, but is silenced by Virgil. The Avaricious and Prodigal are here
punished, and among the former, many Pop" and Cardinals. Virgil takes occasion
Opinião das pessoas - Escrever uma crítica
LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - donbuch1 - LibraryThing
This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... Ler crítica na íntegra
LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - rylltraka - LibraryThing
The texts themselves are priceless, but the translations in this volume are seriously dated and often obscure the meaning of the Greek - especially worthy of disdain are the Aristophanes translations ... Ler crítica na íntegra