In the course of centuries Rome grew from a small town on the Tiber River in central Italy into a vast empire that ultimately embraced England, most of … by Martin P. Nilsson [1940] A satirical, bawdy and hallucinatory trip through the underbelly of Neros' Rome. Tragic loves of a courtesan in Ptolemaic Egypt, from the author of Bilitis. parallel English/Greek An excellent history of the evolution of Roman religious ideas. Works of Virgil Located in Nineveh in modern day Iraq, the site included a trove of some 30,000 cuneiform tablets organized according to subject matter. Illustrations by Dorothy Mullock translated by Herbert A. Some writings of the last classical era neo-Platonist philosopher. APOLLONIUS RHODIUS "Cabinet Secret", by Franz Cumont [1912] The Nature of the Gods, On Divination, On Fate, On the Republic, On the Laws, The Discourses of Epictetus, with the Encheiridion and Fragments, Amphitruo, Asinaria, Aulularia, Bacchides, Captivi, Casina, Cistellaria, Cureulio, Epidicus, Menaechmi, Mercator, Miles Gloriosus, Mostellaria, Persa, Stitchus, Trinummus, Truculentus, Vidularia, Conspiracy of Catiline and the Jurgurthine War, Volume XIII: Grammarians and Rhetoricians, On the Life and Character of Julius Agricola, South American / Asia-Oceania Provinces (Chapters), Declaration of Principles of the Cultus Deorum Romanorum, Introductory Concepts of the Religio Romana. Works of Julius Caesar The Homeric Hymn to Demeter VIRGIL. The Discourses, Fragments, and Enchiridion, of the Stoic Greek philosopher Epictetus. The Iliad and Odyssey of Homer in Greek. Texts in Latin, Greek and English for use in Greek and Roman culture and history courses. by William Adlington [1566], The Most Pleasant and Delectable Tale of The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche [External Site]. ANCIENT TEXTS at this site . The evolution of Greek religion from the ancient Olympians to the Platonic philosophers, and onward. by Martin P. Nilsson [1932] The Fables of Aesop A satirical, bawdy and hallucinatory trip through the underbelly of Neros' Rome. Works and Days, ORPHEUS Pagan Regeneration Bulfinch's able retelling of the classic myths has served as an introduction to the subject for generation of readers. Lucian's hair-raising description of ancient Goddess worship. primarily about Classical Pagan beliefs. by Pierre Louÿs, tr. PYTHAGORAS The epochal conflict between the Greeks and Persians, by 'the Father of History.'. Primary Sources / Ancient Roman Texts Ammianus Marcellinus. By Apuleius, tr. The photo on the Odyssey index page is a view of the Aegean which Roman literature, written in the Latin language, remains an enduring legacy of the culture of ancient Rome. Lives of the Greek Heroines Introduction. The Iliad of Homer, Writing was a useful tool for the ancient Romans - the written word could communicate ideas to the people of Rome and to Roman subjects throughout the Empire. Seaton [1912] The Priapeia A study of Greek homosexuality, centering on the institutionalized (and idealized) love of adolescent males by older men. The majestic history of the downfall of Rome, unabridged. An almost complete index is here. What secrets lay at the heart of the ancient initiation rituals at Eleusis? PROCLUS tr. A Study of Mystery Initiations in the Graeco-Roman World, A Study of Primitive Elements in Roman Religion, And Other Essays on the Religion of Ancient Rome. F.C. Picatrix: The Ancient Arabian Book of Astrology and Occult Magic . Samuel Butler translator [1900] left up to the reader's imagination. Aulus Gellius. Please only add links to sources which are not under copyright. The texts – written on Roman wooden writing tablets and found deeply buried in waterlogged ground just 400 metres east of St Paul’s Cathedral – … Search |  SAPPHO Buy Disk Nothing beats studying the ancient world through the ancient sources themselves. by Stanislas Marie César Famin [1871] The primary text for the story of Jason, the Argonauts, and the quest for the Golden Fleece. General. However, any text which has survived from this period of The epochal conflict between the Greeks and Persians, by 'the Father of History. The Songs of Bilitis The Poems of Sappho (Unicode) this section M. Tullius Cicero. Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire German Text. Carpenter explores the similaries between Christianity and ancient mystery religions, as well as the similiarities between the narrative of Christ and other solar heros. You may find others that differ. The framentary textual remains of the oldest ancient Greek philosophers. The (pseudo)-Sibylline Oracles are ancient books of prophecy. Bohn WEB See the Medieval Legal History page, at the Medieval Sourcebook, for texts on late Roman law and the Corpus Juris Civilis. Fragments that Remain of the Lost Writings of Proclus, The Most Pleasant and Delectable Tale of The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche, Amores, Ars Amatoria, Remedia Amoris and Medicamina Faciei Femineae, The Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for my Children, Astrology and Religion Among the Greeks and Romans, Religious Cults Associated with the Amazons, Prolegomena to the Study of Greek Religion. The Authoress of the Odyssey, See Site copyrights, Terms of Service for more information. Ancient Rome, the state centered on the city of Rome from 753 BC through its final eclipse in the 5th century AD. A treasure trove of classical pagan lore. John Bruno Hare, All Rights Reserved. Saint … Provides electronic access to texts about and images of nearly 1400 papyri from ancient Egypt organized by topic and language. They are offered as study and/or reading material only. The photos were taken with a cheap Instamatic. HOMER. The theme of the library is classical mythology and so the selection consists primarily of ancient poetry, drama and prose accounts of myth. Matheson, [1916] The framentary textual remains of the oldest ancient Greek philosophers. translated by Edwin Marion Cox [1925] Escorted by nuns (I was one of the only public school students in the group), [1934] English and Latin. by Stephen MacKenna and B. S. Page APOLLONIUS OF TYANA by Kathleen Freeman [1948] tr. A survey of what is known about the civilization of ancient Crete. Works of Hesiod: A Study of Primitive Elements in Roman Religion The Erotic Paintings, Bronzes, and Statues Roman paganism later incorporated a diverse set of beliefs including ecstatic near-eastern religions, a wide range of goddess cults, dualism from Persia, and astrology. Mead's review of the literature around Apollonius. The Hymns of Orpheus Ancient, Roman Fonts Fonts 1 - 10 of 19. ancient x; roman x; text; serif; regular; bold; headline; flared; 1400s; inscriptions; glyphic; bracket serif On The Nature Of Things tr. J.W. by Philostrates, tr. Sixty lithographs of erotic Roman art and artifacts. This was the first translation of the Pyramid Texts into English, and this etext is the first time it has appeared on the Internet. Prolegomena to the Study of Greek Religion by Florence M. Firth [1902] Hesiod's Theogony Religious Cults Associated with the Amazons must have walked under this arch. by George Robert Stowe Mead [1901] Fragments that Remain of the Lost Writings of Proclus Strong [1913] by Thomas Taylor [1793]. Josephus: The Jewish War, Antiquities of the Jews, Against Apion. The Polla Tablet (Inscriptiones Latinae Liberae Rei Publicae I, 454) (3rd quarter, II. by Milton S. Terry [1899]. 7 different comprehensions (with answer sheets) that cover different aspects of life in Rome and as a Roman. by Thomas Bulfinch [1855] Aesop index page is yet another view of the Acropolis. The Dionysian Artificers The History of Herodotus Mead's review of the literature around Apollonius The evolution of Greek religion from the ancient Olympians to the Platonic philosophers, and onward. Some of the earliest extant works are historical epics telling of the early military history of Rome, followed (as the Republic expanded) by poetry, comedies, histories and tragedies. Works of Virgil. by Jane Harrison [1913] [View]  One of its four books, the massive Digest, covers all aspects of public and private law. Alcibiades 1, Alcibiades 2, Hipparchus, Lovers, Theages, Charmides, Laches, Lysis. Ancilla to the Pre-Socratic Philosophers Below is a list of translated classical Latin texts from antiquity. Thistles—in the form of artichokes and cardoons—have been on the human table since at least the days of ancient Greece and Rome. by Edward Gibbon [1776-88] A retelling of the myths of Perseus, Jason and the Argonauts, and Theseus for young adults, with lavish art-deco illustrations. Works of Homer: English and Latin, APULEIUS Carpenter reviews the data on homosexuality in the ancient world. A Study of Mystery Initiations in the Graeco-Roman World [1929] Ancient Fragments (English) search this work: Plato. Works of Sappho: [View] The photo on the Herodotus, Appian (c. AD 95–165), Livy and Dio Cassius all fall into the first category. EMPEROR JULIAN The binding is solid. The religion that might have taken the place of Christianity. by Harold R. Willoughby [1910] The (pseudo)-Sibylline Oracles are ancient books of prophecy. The Theoi Classical Texts Library is a collection of translations of works of ancient Greek and Roman literature. The First Two Chapters of C. Julius Caesar. The photo on the Iliad index page is the arch of the Lion Gate at Mycenae; The binding is solid. The interior is shaped like a beehive and has bizarre acoustics. Five Stages of Greek Religion Works of Homer: The Iliad of Homer , Samuel Butler translator [1898] The Odyssey of Homer , Samuel Butler translator [1900] The Homeric ... Roman. by Willis L. Parker, ill. by Frank J. Buttera [1932] A study of Greek homosexuality, centering on the institutionalized (and idealized) love of adolescent males by older men. A retelling of the myths of Perseus, Jason and the Argonauts, and Theseus for young adults, with lavish art-deco illustrations. 1] Alcibiades 2 [Plat. devoted to religious tolerance and scholarship by Florence Mary Bennett. Non-public domain contents of this site HERODOTUS Pagan and Christian Creeds Contact |  Epictetus. The Eclogues Fonts that are always trendy: perfect for those fashioned and overloaded texts. by Guy Cadogan Rothery. for the “royal contemplation” of the Assyrian ruler Ashurbanipal. dark ages in locations remote from Rome and Athens, The Digest was produced in 533 CE under the supervision of Tribonian and is an overview of some 2000 separate legal volumes. The philosopher, his times and thought, and the modern esoteric interpretation of his legacy. 1st century CE. Alc. The preeminent Latin historian of the first century CE. I took from the cruise ship taking us to Crete. Men are from the Iliad, Women are from the Odyssey... HESIOD by Charles Kingsley [1901] The Roman and Greek Questions This book is hard-bound in foxed/soiled gray cloth in a dust jacket with light edge-wear. Tr. by George Long, LUCRETIUS by Edward Carpenter [1922] Appianus Alexandrinus. MacKail tr. by Edward Carpenter [1914] by Gilbert Murray [1925] by William Ellery Leonard, OVID The Aeneid. works of Homer index page is the entrance to the Treasury of Atreus at Mycenae. PRE-SOCRATIC PHILOSOPHERS The Syrian Goddess by John Dryden [1697] by W.A. (English/Latin), PRIAPEIA by Titus Lucretius Carus, tr. Ancient Rome had a large influence on the modern world. Samuel Butler translator [1898] ODYSSEY/Rome/Writing. by Edouard Schuré [1906] Links for texts in Latin or other languages are not available here. by Louisa Menzies [1880] by R.C. The Eleusinian and Bacchic Mysteries Philostrates' Life of Apollonius is our primary contemporary account. [1869] Please note: The texts herein are the best we could find. by Thomas Taylor [1792]. parallel English/Latin, MARCUS AURELIUS ANTONINUS Some writings of the last classical era neo-Platonist philosopher. By Proclus, tr. Pythagoras and the Delphic Mysteries German Text. Roman literature often derived from Greek sources, but took Greek models and made them its own. Translated by L.C. The contents are bright and clean. The Enneads of Plotinus [View]  The religion that might have taken the place of Christianity. tr. I threw the last watch I ever owned into the sea from this promontory. Welcome to the Academy for Ancient Texts The sole purpose of this website is to provide the largest on-line library of ancient texts in the world. A treasure trove of classical pagan lore. Two Orations of the Emperor Julian such as the legendary city of Timbuktu in central Africa, These texts are found on scrolls as well as on objects as large as buildings or as small as coins. parallel English and Latin text. LATIN TEXTS. This was initially used in documentary texts only (as in a list of villages), but at the very end of antiquity this script was also introduced in the writing of literary texts.    Thanks to Eliza at sacredspiral.com! Lucian's hair-raising description of ancient Goddess worship. The Satyricon of Petronius Jane Harrison's primer of Classical Mythology. Citizenship Tacitus (b.56/57-after 117 CE): Admitting Provincials to the Senate, 48 CE [At this Site] A speech by the emperor Claudius. The world’s oldest known library was founded sometime in the 7th century B.C. EPICTETUS by Jane Harrison [1928] Dionysius of Halicarnassus. And Other Essays on the Religion of Ancient Rome by Charles William King [1908] [1934] [1912] The Discourses of Epictetus English and Transliterated Greek Most of its titles were archival documents, religious incantations and scholarly texts, but it also housed several works of literature including the 4,000-year-ol… The oldest sacred text in the world that we know of, dating back to 3100 B.C.E. Ioläus, An Anthology of Friendship Jane Harrison's primer of Classical Mythology. by John Dryden [1697] English and Latin. A Problem in Greek Ethics Researchers announced that in response to Boudica’s revolution, the Romans built a fort at London with ditches 10 feet (3.05 meters) deep, walls 10 feet high, palisades, and a platform from which to repel attacks. ', AESOP Apollonius index: Smithers and Sir Richard Burton [1890] of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, tr. English and Latin What secrets lay at the heart of the ancient initiation rituals at Eleusis? in centers of learning as Baghdad. I recently found these photos and scanned some of them to accompany Carpenter explores the similaries between Christianity and ancient mystery religions, as well as the similiarities between the narrative of Christ and other solar heros. C. Valerius Flaccus. The Discourses, Fragments, and Enchiridion, of the Stoic Greek philosopher Epictetus. by I. P. Cory [1832] Alc. by Frank Cole Babbitt [1938] Ancient Origins published a story on the find. our tour visited Athens, Delphi, Mycenae and Knossos. The Works of Tacitus MacKail tr. [View] Yet another view of the Acropolis. The Picatrix is an ancient Arabian book of astrology and occult magic dating back to the 10th or 11th century, which has gained notoriety for the obscene nature of its magical recipes. parallel English/Greek. by Alvah C. Bessie [1926] Another photo I haven't found a home for: These previously unpublished images are © 2002, J.B. Hare, The Poems of Sappho B.C.) Apollonius of Tyana Tragic loves of a courtesan in Ptolemaic Egypt, from the author of Bilitis. by Hippolyto Joseph da Costa [1820]. Posting copyrighted links will result in the suspension of editing access to the Bibliotheca (Wiki). By Apuleius, tr. antiquity is, by definition, a classic.    Thanks to Eliza at sacredspiral.com! An in-progress posting of the first two chapters of Jane Harrison's masterwork. This includes, but is not limited to, religious, metaphysical, mythological, philosophical, and historical texts. (Greek) search this work. English and Latin, PETRONIUS by Fabre d'Olivet [1917] Being Some Account of The full Greek text with English and French translations; featuring extended essays by a prominent 18th century French estoteric writer. The Argonautica by Edward Carpenter [1917] The Aeneid Astrology and Religion Among the Greeks and Romans Amores, Ars Amatoria, Remedia Amoris and Medicamina Faciei Femineae No claims of accuracy are offered for any given texts. Index |  by P.E. This is a quiet place in cyberspace many of the key figures of the Iliad (if they actually existed) Chinese: Ban Gu: Book of Han (Hànshū) Greek: Plutarch: Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans. Alfred R. Allinson [1930] Please make use of the excellent set of links available on David Camden's Corpus Scriptorum Latinorum.. Introduction to LATO. Greek. The Life of Apollonius of Tyana Many of these texts were only saved from the flames of the Sacred Texts: The Classics. The Heroes, or Greek Fairy Tales for my Children Taboo, Magic, Spirits [1931] Isadora Duncan danced there. I took the photographs in this section in 1971 on an Easter Week by Franz Cumont [1911] by Eli Edward Burriss English and Greek Roman paganism later incorporated a diverse set of beliefs including ecstatic near-eastern religions, a wide range of goddess cults, dualism from Persia, and astrology. Development of Religion and Thought in Ancient Egypt Irish monastaries, and by Islamic scholars Tradition tells us that the code was composed by a commission, first of ten and then of twelve men, in 451-450 B.C., was ratifed by the Centuriate Assembly in 449 B.C., was engraved on twelve tablets (whence the title), which were attached to the Rostra before the Curia in the Forum of Rome. The full Greek text with English and French translations; featuring extended essays by a prominent 18th century French estoteric writer. translated by Edwin Marion Cox [1925] By John Addington Symonds [1901] An anthology of literary quotes about (primarily) male friendship, from David and Jonathan to Walt Whitman, particularly those verging on romantic love. Thesaurus Linguae Graecae has digitalized most literary texts from Homer to 1453 C.E. Myths of Crete and Pre-Hellenic Europe by Thomas Taylor, [1825] FAQ |  The story, told in graphic novel form, follows a group of friends who travel back in time and explore Ancient Rome. An excellent history of the evolution of Roman religious ideas. Polybius’ works and Livy’s War With Hannibal are the basic source materials for the Punic Wars. Writing. by Jesse Benedict Carter [1906] English tr. Though it has been thousands of years since the Roman Empire flourished, we can still see evidence of it in our art, architecture, technology, literature, language, and law.From bridges and stadiums to books and the words we hear every day, the ancient Romans have left their mark on our world. The primary text for the story of Jason, the Argonauts, and the quest for the Golden Fleece. The Amazons Southern California. The photo on the Bulfinch index page is a panorama of the Acropolis. Sixty lithographs of erotic Roman art and artifacts. Bulfinch's able retelling of the classic myths has served as an introduction to the subject for generation of readers. One of the most important sources on Roman law is the Corpus Iuris Civilis, compiled under the auspices of Justinian I and covering, as its name suggests, civil law. all rights reserved. English and Latin Six essays by Plutarch, rich with details of ancient mythology and natural philosophy. by Julius Caesar, tr. by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb Ready to personalize and share in Facebook and Twitter. The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism C. Valerius Catullus. including a gold death mask which Schliemann decided was that of Agamemnon. [View]  by Arrian, tr. Bulfinch's Mythology Epigraphik-Datenbank Clauss-Slaby Online database of published Latin inscriptions (and, in some cases, images), with texts presented without abbreviations and … From Rome’s holiest texts to a Chinese manuscript that wouldn’t have fit inside a shipping container, here’s our top ten list of the most important ancient documents that no longer exist: The Sibylline Oracles Intermediate Types Among Primitive Folk by George Fyler Townsend, [1887]. Duodecim Tabularum. J.W. The preeminent Latin historian of the first century CE. by G. C. Macaulay [1890] by Donald A. Mackenzie [1917] Read and enjoy Herodotusin the Robin Waterfield translation, edited with an introduction and notes by Carolyn Dewald (Oxford University Press, 2008). Aphrodite (Ancient Manners) by William Adlington, In the later Roman period the scribes developed a cursive Greek script that allowed even more continuous writing. The Royal Museum at Naples of Plutarch, tr. by Aesop, tr. [1917-1930], JULIUS CAESAR Conybeare [1912] by Plotinus, tr. The majestic history of the downfall of Rome, unabridged. The Georgics Around 60 AD Queen Boudica of the Iceni (a Celtic clan) attacked. A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome. [View]  Whether any of these relationships were actually erotic in nature is by Franz Cumont [1903] Philostrates' Life of Apollonius is our primary contemporary account. Livy: History of Rome (Ab Urbe Condita) See also: Pahlavi literature, centuries in poetry: 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Meditations This section contains texts from ancient Greece and Rome, tr. Carpenter reviews the data on homosexuality in the ancient world, relating it to anthopological reports about shamans and berdaches (transgender people) in tribal societies, as well as to male same-sex relationships in feudal Japan. A famous hoax, which has had a huge impact on our modern perception of Sappho. 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