Anthony McCloskey

Anthony McCloskey

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Antique Third Year Latin Text Book by Kelsey by SierrasTreasure, $10.00

Antique Third Year Latin Text Book by Kelsey by SierrasTreasure

30 books to read before you turn 30... I better get moving on these since I've only read about half and I'll be 30 this year!

"The Iliad" & "The Odyssey" (Boxed Set) by Homer -- I read these before in high school, but I'm aiming to re-read them after I finish the other three books I've pinned here about mythology of the ancient Greeks, Romans, and Nordic peoples.

The Book of Deer is a tenth century illuminated manuscript from North East Scotland. As the only pre-Norman manuscript from this area known as “former Pictland” it provides us with a unique insight into the early church, culture and society of this period. Amid the Latin text and the Celtic illuminations there can be found the oldest pieces of Gaelic writing to have survived from early Medieval Scotland

Book of Deer - one of Scotland's most important manuscripts and earliest surviving form of written Gaelic. Pre 1100 was in the possession of Pictish monastery in Old Deer, Aberdeenshire and has ended up in Cambridge University Library!

The Iliad and The Odyssey (Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classics)***********************************************************************************************

Translated by Samuel Butler, introduction by Michael Dirda. Homer's two epics of the ancient world, 'The Iliad' and 'The Odyssey', tell stories as riveting today as when they were written between the eighth and ninth century BC. The Iliad is an unforgetta