Fresco of Dionysos and Ariadne, Getty Villa
Fresco Panel Depicting Dionysos and Ariadne, between 1 and 79...
Saladin's Army, from the Histoire d'Outremerby
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Chaucer's The Book of the Duchess Full Text & Summary
The Book of the Duchess is the first major work of the English...
An Ancient Ghost Story: Philinnion & Machates
Ghost stories have existed for thousands of years, often in similar...
Enuma Elish - The Babylonian Epic of Creation - Full Text
The Enuma Elish (also known as The Seven Tablets of Creation) is...
The Eloquent Peasant & Egyptian Justice
The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant is a literary work from the Middle...
Thutmose III's Battle of Megiddo Inscription
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The Report of Wenamun: Text & Commentary
The literature of the Middle Kingdom of Egypt (2040-1782 BCE) is...
The Satire of the Trades
The literature of ancient Egypt is as rich and varied as any other...