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Epitaphs, epigrams, and other ephemera

George G. Currie

Epitaphs, epigrams, and other ephemera

by George G. Currie

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Published by Drew Press in Jacksonville, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poésie canadienne-anglaise, ICMH.,
  • Canadian poetry (English), CIHM.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Graham Currie.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 80267
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 microfiches (145 fr.)
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19284785M
    ISBN 100665802676

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Epitaphs, Epigrams: And Other Ephemera (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Ap by George Graham Currie (Author)Author: George Graham Currie. The Idylls, Epigrams, and Epitaphs book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. and other ephemera book Theocritus of Syracuse (born c.

BCE,—died after 2/5. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Currie, George G. (George Graham), Epitaphs, epigrams and other ephemera. Jacksonville, Fla. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 27 Used from $ Those contained in this little book have been handed down through the ages by the great philosophers and teachers in the history of our world.

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An epigram is a brief, witty statement in prose or verse--similar to an aphorism. An epigraph is a brief quotation set at the beginning of a text (a book, a chapter of a book, an essay, a poem) to suggest its theme. An epitaph is a brief inscription in prose or verse on a tombstone or : Richard Nordquist.

Ephemera. epigrams Ephemera is a term that draws collectors' attention, and it refers to promotional material that signified noteworthy events, ideas, and productions. Ephemera offers an interesting glimpse into history, as it represents what shaped, influenced, or even unsettled society at those moments.

The epigraph is a funny literary convention: excerpting lines of someone else’s work — or quotes, adages, lines of verse, lyrics, snippets of conversation, etc — to put before your own.

The. One-Line Epitaphs: Example This touching but short tombstone quote reminds us that love is the only thing in life that truly matters. IN LOVING MEMORY OF [Deceased’s Name] “Love is a light that never dims.” ~ One-Line Epitaphs: Example This line is from the lyrics for “Lord of the Dance.”.

T will be look'd for Book, when some but see Thy Title, Epigrams, and nam'd of me, Thou shoul'd be bold, licentious, full of gall; Wormwood, and sulphur, sharp, and tooth'd withall, Become a petulant Thing, hurl Ink, and Wit As Mad-men Stones: not caring whom they hit.

Deceive their Malice, who could wish it so. And by thy wiser Temper, let Men. ‘Epitaph on a Henpecked Country Squire’ (96/CW, ) and ‘Epigram on Said Occasion’ (97 /CW, ) were written about a couple Burns had observed around Mauchline: William Campbell (d) who lived at Netherplace, a mansion near Mauchline; and his wife Lilias Neilson (d), daughter of Author: Alan Bold.

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The Faber book of epigrams & epitaphs by Geoffrey Grigson,Faber edition, in English building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form.

Other projects include the Wayback Machine, and : Geoffrey Grigson. The Greek Anthology is the famous collection of some poems assembled by Byzantine scholars nearly a thousand years ago.

The poems, drawn from all over the Greek-speaking world, range from the seventh century B.C. through to the renaissance of greek culture in Byzantintium during the sixth century A.D/5.

Sophocles (circa BC) and Euripides (circa BC) also alluded to verse inscriptions, so the epigram was firmly established no later than the fourth century BC, probably much earlier. The epitaph is a form of epigram.

Here are two epigrams gleaned from Greek graves, which I have paraphrased, under the heading Athenian Epitaphs. Epitaphs, collected from the cemeteries of London, (London, Atchley and co., ), by Joseph Barlow Robinson (page images at HathiTrust) Epitaphs, epigrams and other ephemera, (Jacksonville, Fla., The Drew Press, ), by George G.

Currie (page images at HathiTrust). An epigram is a brief, interesting, memorable, and sometimes surprising or satirical statement. The word is derived from the Greek: ἐπίγραμμα epigramma 'inscription' from ἐπιγράφειν epigraphein 'to write on, to inscribe', and the literary device has been employed for over two millennia.

The presence of wit or sarcasm tends to distinguish non-poetic epigrams from aphorisms. The poems, epistles, songs, epigrams & epitaphs: Edited by Jas. notes, index, glossary, and biographical sketch. 3 editions. Data Book. The MedPAC annual data book, "Health Care Spending and the Medicare Program," is a chart book that provides tables and graphs describing the Medicare program, Medicare beneficiaries and their utilization of health care services, and Medicare’s payment systems.

MedPAC also produces occasional data books on selected g: ephemera. This edition contains the idylls, epigrams and epitaphs of Theocritus, which include his most famous stories about Daphnis, the mythological shepherd who died of unrequited love, and Cyclops, as well as poems to Hiero and Ptolemy.

His poetry influenced such writers as Moschus of Syracuse, Virgil, John Milton and Percy Bysshe : Neeland Media LLC.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stewart, Aubrey. English epigrams and epitaphs. London, Chapman, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.Historical Epitaphs.

Below are only a few of the many websites and full-text books available on the internet for historical epitaphs. The Epitaph Browser (website) Popular “verses in memoriam” one could choose from Sears and Robuck Tombstone and Monument Catalog (p. ).