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The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark : as is Now Acted at His ...

By: William Shakespeare
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The History of King Lear : Acted at the Duke's Theatre Reviv'D wit...

By: William Shakespeare
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The Seven Evil Spirits, Score Ane Seven

By: R. C. Thompson

Description: The Seven Evil Spirits translated by R. C. Thompson Volumes 1 and 2 of the original books. This work is a translation from the original Cuneiform text, with transliterations, vocabulary and notes. It discusses devils and evil spirits in Baby

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The Epic of Gilgamish

By: R. C. Thompson

Description: This is one of the first essentially complete academic translations of the epic of Gilgamesh. It includes all of the principal episodes of the epic: the wild man Enkidu; the battle with Humbaba, the cedar forest demon; the death of Enkidu, th

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Ishtar and Izdubar, Score Ane Iai

By: L. Le C. Hamilton

Description: This is a Victorian poetic translation of the saga of Izdubar. Who is Izdubar? Izdubar is a literal translation of the ideograph for 'Gilgamesh', and was how the hero of the Gilgamesh saga was known when this book was written in the 1880s. A

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The Seven Tablets of Creation, Score Ane Stc

By: L. William King

Description: This is an etext of L.W. Kings' authoritative work on the Enuma Elish, the Babylonian creation myth. This etext includes the complete introduction, and the English text of the Enuma Elish and other related texts, with selected footnotes. The

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Enuma Elish the Epic of Creation

By: L.W. King

Description: he Enuma Elish (The Epic of Creation) translated by L. W. King When in the height heaven was not named, And the earth beneath did not yet bear a name, And the primeval Apsu, who begat them, And chaos, Tiamut, the mother of them both Their waters were mingled together, And no field was formed, no marsh was to be seen. The great Assyrian poem, or series of legends, which narrates the story of the Creation of the world and man, was termed by the Assyrians and...

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Startling Developments of Crim. Con.! or Two Mormon Apostles Expos...

By: Alfred Jarry

Description: Libellilege dea Juvenilia d'Alfred Jarry publiea par Le College de 'Pataphysique--P. 2 of cover.Drame en trois actes--T.p. Page 5 appears to reproduce the information from the 1888 publication (Saint-Brieuc, 1888).Cet ouvrage a ete tire pour le College de 'Pataphysique sur les presses de l'imprimerie Firmin-Didot et Cie (Mesmil, Eure) a 666 exemplaires dont 222 sous couverture couleur de rose et 25 marques de la chouette briochine le Ier Haha XCII 1965--Colo...

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Piedigrotta : Col Manifesto Sulla Declamazi One Dinamica Sinottica...

By: J. B. (John Bowyer) Nichols

Description: Autograph letter, signed.

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Nobilitate Liber.

By: J. Willard (Josiah Willard) Gibbs

Description: Caption title.From the American Journal of Science and Arts, vol. XVI, Dec., 1878.J. Willard Gibbs. Scientific papers. With some manuscript corrections by the author.

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The Babylonian Story of the Deluge and the Epic of Gilgamish, Scor...

By: E.A. Budge

Description: THIS brochure, The Babylonian Story of the Deluge and the Epic of Gilgamish, was originally written by the late Keeper of the Department, SIR ERNEST WALLIS BUDGE, LITT.D., F.S.A. It is now re-issued in a revised form, rendered necessary by th

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Myths of Babylon and Assyria, Score Ane Mba

By: Donald MacKenzie

Description: This volume of the Myths and Legends series covers the still nascent subject of ancient Near Eastern mythology. Because the primary documents had only been deciphered a few decades prior to the writing of this book, Mackenzie necessarily has

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The Code of Hammurabi

By: L. W. King

Description: This, the earliest known written legal code, was composed about 1780 B.C.E. by Hammurabi, the ruler of Bablyon. This text was excavated in 1901; it was carved on an eight foot high stone monolith.

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The Chaldean Account of the Deluge

By: George Smith

Description: This paper, which was read before the Society of Biblical Archaeology in London on Decmber 3rd, 1872, caused a sensation. George Smith (1840-76), an engraver by trade, was self-educated in Biblical and Near Eastern archeaology, mostly by studying the exhibits at the British Museum. He joined the museum as a 'repairer', piecing together fragments of tablets from Ninevah, a job which he excelled at. In 1886 he was appointed Assistant, and in 1871 he published ...

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Descent of the Goddess Ishter Into the Lower World

By: M. Jastrow

Description: Descent Of The Goddess Ishtar Into The Lower World From The Civilization Of Babylonia And Assyria, M. Jastrow.

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The Babylonian Legends of Creation

By: E.A. Wallis Budge

Description: Legendary historian E.A. Wallis Budge translated the then newly discovered tablets, to uncover an amazing creation myth, which parallels, and predates, the Genesis story of the Old Testament. In recent years, researchers such as Erich von Däniken, Zecharia Sitchin and David Icke have used this ancient tale of the Annunaki gods as a basis for the ancient astronaut and Reptilian shape shifter theories. This is the original translation of the tablets, plus illustrations.

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Sumerian Mythology, Score Ane Sum

By: S. N. Kramer

Description: The Sumerians were a non-Semitic, non-Indo-European people who lived in southern Babylonia from 4000-3000 B.C.E. They invented cunieform writing, and their spiritual beliefs influenced all successive Near Eastern religions, including Judaism

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The Manufacturer and Builder : Volume 0002, Issue 10 October 1870:...

By: Western and Company

Description: The Manufacturer and Builder was a practical journal of industrial progress published monthly in the 19th century by Western and Company.

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Scientific American : Volume 0004, Issue 44 July 21, 1849: Scienti...

By: Rufus M. Porter

Description:Scientific American (informally abbreviated SciAm) is a popular science magazine. It is the oldest continuously published monthly magazine in America.

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The New England Magazine : Volume 0024, Issue 2 April 1898: The Ne...

By: New England Magazine Co

Description: The New England Magazine began as a continuation of The Bay State Monthly, and included that periodical's name in its title initially

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