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Fasti Etonenses

Arthur Christopher Benson

Fasti Etonenses

a biographical history of Eton selected from the lives of celebrated Etonians.

by Arthur Christopher Benson

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Published by Simpkin, Marshall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eton College.

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    Open LibraryOL13757144M

    Fasti Etonenses: a biographical history of Eton selected from the lives of celebrated Etonians: Arthur Christopher Benson. Benson, Arthur Christopher. 2 0. Social Info. The reed of Pan: English renderings of Greek epigrams and lyrics: Arthur Christopher Benson. Benson, Arthur Christopher. Benson FASTI ETONENSES Biographical History of Eton 1st Ed ILLS Binding. £ The works of William Hogarth Analysis of Beauty Thomas Clerk Vol II Make offer - The Book of Wonderful Characters Memoirs & Anecdotes 2 Vol Fine Binding 1st. The Memorial Biography of Dr WG Grace Fine Binding With Slipcase 1st Ed.

    From the fashionable to the frenetic we stock an array of prints on all kinds of entertaining pastimes. Sports, games, clothes - why have one when you can have them all? In Fasti, Ovid (43 BCE CE) sets forth explanations of the festivals and sacred rites that were noted on the Roman calendar, and relates in graphic detail the legends attached to specific dates. The poem is an invaluable source of information about religious practices.

    Fasti Etonenses; A Biographical History of Eton (Presentation Copy in Presentation Binding) Benson, Arthur Christopher. Signed by Author(s) 1st Edition. Collectible World History. Burke's Book Store. 28 items. Military. Shoemaker Booksellers. items. History. Gibbs Books. 1, items. European History. Granada Bookstore, IOBA. Fasti etonenses; a biographical history of Eton, selected from the lives of celebrated Etonians, (Eton, R. I. Drake; London, Simpkin, Marshall & Co., ), by Arthur Christopher Benson (page images at HathiTrust) Annals of an Eton house, with some notes on the Evans family, (London, J. Murray, ), by E. Gambier Parry (page images at HathiTrust).


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The Fasti, sometimes translated as The Book of Days or On the Roman Calendar, is a six-book Latin poem written by the Roman poet Ovid and published in A.D.

Ovid is believed to have left the Fasti incomplete when he was exiled to Tomis by the emperor Augustus in 8 AD. Written in elegiac couplets and drawing on conventions of Greek and Latin didactic poetry, the Fasti is structured as a series of. Book VI: June 2. Next light summons the Hyades, the horns on Taurus’ Brow, and then the earth’s soaked with heavy rain.

Book VI: June 3. When two dawns are past, and Phoebus has risen twice, And the crops have twice been wet by the dewfall, On that day, they say, during the Tuscan War, Bellona’s.

Current and historical books about fasting and intermittent fasting, also called periodic fasting. In these books, the focus is primarily on fasting for scientific, health or weight-loss purposes. We also recommend the BBC documentary titled Eat, Fast and Live Longer for a more thorough understanding of the healthful benefits of fasting.

Book II: Introduction. January is done, and the year advances with my song. As the second month runs, so let the second book. For the first time, my verses, sail with more canvas, Your theme, I recall, has been slight till now.

I found you ready enough servants of love, When I toyed with poetry in my first youth,Missing: Fasti etonenses. FASTI BOOK 2, TRANSLATED BY JAMES G. FRAZER [1] January is over. The year progresses with my song: even as this second month, so may my second book proceed.

[3] My elegiacs, now for the first time ye do sail with ampler canvas spread: As I remember, up till now your theme was slender. Author(s): Arthur Christopher Benson. Publisher & Date: R. Inglaton Drake, Eton, (1st Edition). Pages: xv, [1], pp. Dimensions (Approx): 23 x 15 cm.

Illustrations: Frontispiece & Many Other Monochrome Plates. Description: A handsome, and substantial volume, bound by Spottiswoode & Co in half crushed morocco and cloth-covered boards, spine with five raised bands and gilt lettering to Seller Rating: % positive.

People have been talking up "Fasti" lately but it's really a poem you read AFTER you read Ovid's one great long poem, "Metamorphoses," and his one great collection of short poems, "Amores." (The "Art of Love" is a cute poem, and certainly gives you a vivid picture of what it was like to be a 'player' in Imperial Rome, but as for enduring 3/5(15).

OVIDI NASONIS FASTORVM LIBER PRIMVS Tempora cum causis Latium digesta per annum lapsaque sub terras ortaque signa canam. excipe pacato, Caesar Germanice, voltu. Written during his banishment, Fasti is a collection of six books written on the Roman calendar. From an historical perspective, the book is an excellent source of material describing Roman religious practices and mythology.

There are also a number of interesting juxtapositions in which Ovid sought to direct criticism at those who had banished him/5(24). SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR front end page - "A.L.

Napier from A.C. Benson Eton, March 5, with all good wishes". In lovely contemporary presentation binding of full vellum, red morocco label with gilt rules and decorations back, the covers with central gilt crown over flower medallion and floral gilt borders with six gilt rule borders, all edges gilt, marbled end papers with gilt veins.

Early life and family. Benson was born on 24 April at Wellington College, was one of six children of Edward White Benson (; Archbishop of Canterbury –96; the first headmaster of the college) and his wife Mary Sidgwick Benson, sister of the philosopher Henry Sidgwick. Benson was born into a literary family; his brothers included Edward Frederic Benson, best.

FASTI BOOK 3, TRANSLATED BY JAMES G. FRAZER Come, warlike Mars; lay down thy shield and spear for a brief space, and from thy helmet loose thy glistering locks.

Haply thou mayest ask, What has a poet to do with Mars. From thee the month which now I sing doth take its name. Fasti Etonenses: a biographical history of Eton Benson.

Dealer. New York, NY, US. Price. 70 USD. Buy now. About the item. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked pictorial cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.

Fasti Etonenses; A Biographical History of Eton (Presentation Copy in Presentation Binding) Benson, Arthur Christopher. Signed by Author(s) 1st Edition. World History (England) Books Revisited. 64 items. Military. Shoemaker Booksellers. items. Collectible World History. Burke's Book Store.

32 items. History. Gibbs Books. 1, items. "Fasti Etonenses", Benson caricatured by Spy for Vanity Fair, The modern development of Magdalene was shaped by Benson. [4] He was a generous benefactor to the college, with a significant impact on the modern appearance of the college grounds; at.

Fasti Etonenses History of Eton Celebrated Etonians A C Benson Price: £ A history of Eton College, told through the lives of some of its famous students.Monday 26 February /66 Called up about five in the morning, and my Lord up, and took leave, a little after six, very kindly of me and the whole company.

Then I in, and my wife up and to visit my Lady Slaving in her bed, and there sat three hours, with Lady Jemimah with us, talking and laughing, and by and by my Lady Carteret comes, and she and I to talke, I glad to please her in discourse.Fasti Online is a project of the International Association of Classical Archaeology (AIAC) and the Center for the Study of Ancient Italy of the University of Texas at Austin (CSAI).