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Met. 1.26-31 | Ovid’s Metamorphoses

@Ovid’s Metamorphoses Ovid’s Metamorphoses » Met. 1.26-31.

This Day in Ancient History: ante diem xi kalendas Augustas

ante diem xi kalendas Augustas 367 B.C. (?)– dedication of a Temple of Concord (and associated rites  thereafter) 64 A.D. — the Great Fire of Rome (day 5)  

POST 300! A Sampling of Linear B Fragments on Amnisos, the Harbour of Knossos, in Scripta Minoa | Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae

@Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae POST 300! A Sampling of Linear B Fragments on Amnisos, the Harbour of Knossos, in Scripta Minoa  

Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco! | Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae

@Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco!  

Haiku, The Sea! The Sea! in Linear B, ancient Greek & English …which I am sure you will love | Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae

@Linear B, Knossos & Mycenae Haiku, The Sea! The Sea! in Linear B, ancient Greek & English …which I am sure you will love

Sam’s iconic piano from Casablanca for sale

The piano on which Sam played As Times Goes By at the behest of a melancholic Ilsa and a choleric Rick in the classic 1942 movie Casablanca will be put up for auction later this year. It’s one of more than 30 pieces from the film that will be sold at Bonhams New York’s TCM [...]

This Day in Ancient History: ante diem xii kalendas sextilias

ante diem xii kalendas sextilias Lucaria (day 2) — second day of a festival held in a grove somewhere between the Via Salaria and the Tiber (few details are known about this one) ludi Victoriae Caesaris (day 2)– games vowed in conjunction with a temple to Venus Genetrix by Julius Caesar at Pharsalus 64 A.D. — […]

Bryn Mawr Classical Review: 7/21/14

2014.07.19:  Claus Ambos, Lorenzo Verderame, Approaching Rituals in Ancient Cultures. Questioni di rito: rituali come fonte di conoscenza delle religione e delle concezioni del mondo nelle culture antiche. Proceedings of the conference, November 28-30, 2011, Roma. Show More Summary

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