Manuals To The Afterlife: The Tibetan And Egyptian 'Books Of The Dead'
Two of the world's most important spiritual texts from the past are the Egyptian and Tibetan 'Books of the Dead'. Detailing spiritual concepts of this life and the next, these books offer valuable wis...
Beowulf
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Epistle to the Hebrews
Epistle to the Hebrews, or Letter to the Hebrews, or in the Greek manuscripts, simply To the Hebrews ( Πρὸς Έβραίους) is a text of the New Testament. Its author refers to it as a "word of exhortatio...
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Protocols of the Elders of Zion
The Protocols of the Elders of Zion or The Protocols of the Meetings of the Learned Elders of Zion is an antisemitic hoax purporting to describe a Jewish plan for global domination. It was first publi...
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Táin Bó Cúailnge
Táin Bó Cúailnge ([t̪ˠaːnʲ boː ˈkuəlʲɲə]; "the driving-off of cows of Cooley", commonly known as The Cattle Raid of Cooley or The Táin) is a legendary tale from early Irish literature, often considere...
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Manuals To The Afterlife: The Tibetan And Egyptian 'Books Of The Dead'
Two of the world's most important spiritual texts from the past are the Egyptian and Tibetan 'Books of the Dead'. Detailing spiritual concepts of this life and the next, these books offer valuable wis...
Aberdeen Bestiary
The Aberdeen Bestiary (Aberdeen University Library, Univ Lib. MS 24) is a 12th-century English illuminated manuscript bestiary that was first listed in 1542 in the inventory of the Old Royal Library a...
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A Prospect of Derby
A Prospect of Derby is a 1725 painting by an unknown artist that shows the layout of Derby in the early 18th century.
On the left is a house called Castlefield that was home to the Borrow family. ...
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Ciaran Carson
Ciaran Gerard Carson (born 9 October 1948) is a Belfast, Northern Ireland-born poet and novelist.
Ciaran Carson was born in Belfast into an Irish-speaking family. He attended St Marys CBGS Belfast...
Venus Tauride
The Venus Tauride or Venus of Tauris is a 1.67 m high sculpture of Aphrodite. It is named after the Tauride (Tavrichesky) Palace in St Petersburg, where it was kept from the end of the eighteenth ce...
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Arawn
In Welsh mythology, Arawn was the king of the otherworld realm of Annwn, appearing prominently in the first branch, and alluded to in the fourth. In later tradition, the role of king of Annwn was larg...
Geneir
Geneir Gwystyl was one of King Arthur's knights in Welsh Arthurian legend.
Beowulf
Beowulf (/ˈbeɪ.ɵwʊlf/; in Old English [ˈbeːo̯ˌwʊlf]) is an Old English epic poem consisting of 3182 alliterative long lines. It is possibly the oldest surviving long poem in Old English and is common...
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Mabinogion
The Mabinogion (/ˌmæbəˈnoʊɡiən/; [mabɪˈnɔɡjɔn]) is the earliest prose literature of Britain. The stories were compiled in the 12th–13th century from earlier oral traditions by medieval Welsh authors. ...
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The Death of King Edgar
"The Death of King Edgar" is an Old English poem commemorating the death of the English King Edgar, nicknamed "the Peaceful". The poem, a "song of mourning", is found in two of the manuscripts of the ...
Gwenhwyfach
Gwenhwyfach (Middle Welsh: Gwenhwyvach; sometimes anglicized to Guinevak) was a sister of Gwenhwyfar (Guinevere) in medieval Welsh Arthurian legend. The tradition surrounding her is preserved in f...
The Seafarer (poem)
The Seafarer is an Old English poem giving the first-person account of a man alone on the sea. The poem consists of 124 lines, followed by the single word "Amen" and is recorded only in the Exeter Boo...
Peter le Page Renouf
Sir Peter le Page Renouf (23 August 1822 – 14 October 1897), Egyptologist, was born in Guernsey.He was educated at Elizabeth College there, and proceeded to Oxford, which, upon his becoming a Roman Ca...
Cigfa
Cigfa ferch Gwyn Glohoyw (Middle Welsh: Kigua) is a minor character in Welsh mythology, the wife of King Pryderi of Dyfed. She is mentioned briefly in the First Branch of the Mabinogi, and appears mor...
Louis le Brocquy
Louis le Brocquy (10 November 1916 – 25 April 2012) was an Irish painter born in Dublin. His work received many accolades in a career that spanned some seventy years of creative practice. In 1956...
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Aristotle's Masterpiece
Aristotle's Masterpiece, also known as The Works of Aristotle, the Famous Philosopher, is a sex manual and a midwifery book that was popular in England from the early modern period through to the 19th...
Publius Enigma
The Publius Enigma is an Internet phenomenon (and potentially an unsolved problem) that began with cryptic messages posted by a user identifying only as "Publius" to the unmoderated Usenet newsgroup a...
Louis le Brocquy Táin illustrations
In 1967 Louis le Brocquy was commissioned by the publisher Liam Miller to illustrate Thomas Kinsella's inspired version of the Táin Bó Cúailnge, the dramatic record of Ireland's proto-historic past. A...
Louis le Brocquy Táin illustrations - Wikipedia
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd (Gwenllian, daughter of Gruffydd, c. 1097 – 1136) was Princess consort of Deheubarth in Wales, and married to Gruffydd ap Rhys, Prince of Deheubarth. Gwenllian was the daughte...
Yogini Tantra
Yogini Tantra is a 16th-century tantric text by an unknown author from Assam, India and dedicated to the worship of Hindu goddesses Kali and Kamakhya. Apart from religious and philosophical themes, th...
Krishna
Krishna (/ˈkrɪʃnə/; Sanskrit: कृष्ण, Kṛṣṇa in IAST, pronounced [ˈkr̩ʂɳə] is a deity, worshiped across many traditions of Hinduism in a variety of different perspectives. Krishna is recognized as an a...
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The Digby Conversion of Saint Paul
The Digby Conversion of Saint Paul (or The Conuersyon of Seynt Paule) is a Middle English miracle play of the late fifteenth century. Written in rhyme royal, it tells the story of the conversion of Pa...