New PDF release: A Game of Thrones 4-Book Bundle (A Song of Ice and Fire,

By George R. R. Martin

ISBN-10: 0345529065

ISBN-13: 9780345529060

George R. R. Martin's A music of Ice and fireplace sequence has develop into, in lots of methods, the most suitable for contemporary epic myth. Martin—dubbed the "American Tolkien" through Time magazine—has created a global that's as wealthy and very important as any piece of old fiction, set in an age of knights and chivalry and choked with a plethora of attention-grabbing, multidimensional characters that you simply love, hate to like, or like to hate as they try for regulate of a divided country. it really is this very power that has led it to be tailored because the HBO miniseries “Game of Thrones.”

This package deal comprises the subsequent novels:
A online game OF THRONES
A conflict OF KINGS
A typhoon OF SWORDS
A dinner party FOR CROWS

Show description

Read or Download A Game of Thrones 4-Book Bundle (A Song of Ice and Fire, Books 1-4) PDF

Similar epic books

The Mirror of Worlds: The Second Volume of 'The Crown of the by David Drake PDF

The replicate of the Worlds is the second within the Crown of the Isles trilogy, with the intention to finish the epic Lord of the Isles sequence.  The castle of Glass began the tale of the way the hot country of the Isles is finally brought into being by way of the crowd of heroes and heroines who've been valuable to all of the books within the sequence: Prince Garric, inheritor to the throne of the Isles, his consort Liane, his sister Sharina, her herculean sweetheart Cashel, and his sister Ilna.

Read e-book online Ambition and Anxiety: Ezra Pound's 'Cantos' and Derek PDF

This comparative research investigates the epic lineage that may be traced again from Derek Walcott's Omeros and Ezra Pound's Cantos via Dante's Divina Commedia to the epic poems of Virgil and Homer, and identifies and discusses intimately a few recurrent key topoi. A clean definition of the concept that of style is labored out and awarded, in line with readings of Homer.

Download e-book for iPad: Beowulf - A Student Edition by George Jack

Beowulf, the most important surviving poem in previous English, consists in a language that's wealthy yet usually tricky. This absolutely annotated version makes the poem extra available in its unique language, whereas while supplying the fabrics precious for its specific examine at either undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

Additional info for A Game of Thrones 4-Book Bundle (A Song of Ice and Fire, Books 1-4)

Example text

280 Merkelbach-West. 35 SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY Editions Kinkel, Gottfried. Epicorum Graecorum Fragmenta. Leipzig, 1877. Allen, Thomas W. Homert Opera, v. Oxford Classical Texts, 1912. Bethe, Erich. Homer. Dichtung und Sage. Zweiter Band (as below): 149-200. Matthews, Victor J. Panyassis of Halikarnassos. Text and Commentary. Leiden, 1974. Bernabe\ Albertus. Poetas Epici Graeci, pars i . Leipzig, 1987. Davies, Malcolm. Epicorum Graecorum Fragmenta. Göttingen, 1988. General Davies, Malcolm. The Epic Cycle.

9 πατρώϊ' ένηέϊ έν Ribbeck: πατρωιαν εΐη cod. : δάσσοντ' Wackernagel. 44 THEBAID FRAGMENTS 1 The Contest of Homer and Hesiod Homer, after his defeat in the contest, went about reciting his poems: firstly the Thebaid (7,000 lines), which begins Sing, goddess, of thirsty Argos, from where the lords 2 Athenaeus, Scholars at Dinner Oedipus cursed his sons on account of cups, as the author of the Cyclic Thebaid says, because they set before him a cup that he had forbidden. These are his words: But the highborn hero, flaxen-haired Polynices, firstly set beside Oedipus the fine silver table of Cadmus the godly; then he filled his fine gold cup with sweet wine.

Vulg. 24 "άλλοτε—επεσθαι"· οτι προσήκει εκαστον εζομοιονν εαυτόν τούτοις εν οϊς αν και γενηται τόποις- εκ μεταφοράς τού πολύποδος. Item fere Diogenian. 23. 1-2 cum 3 coniunxit Bergk 1 έχων έν στήθεσι θνμόν Antig. 2 έφαρμόζων vel -ζον Ath. codd. των κεν κατά Schweighâuser: ων και vel κε Ath. codd. codd. χροιήι West: χώρα codd. 3 άλλοίος Bergk: -ον 9 * Schol. (D) II. 126 Τυδεύς ό ΟΊνέως έν τώι θηβαϊκώι πολέμωι υπό Μελανίππον τού Αστακού έτρώθη, Άμφιάρεως δε κτείνας τον ΝΙελάνιππον την κεφαλήν εκόμισεν.

Download PDF sample

A Game of Thrones 4-Book Bundle (A Song of Ice and Fire, Books 1-4) by George R. R. Martin

by Jason

Rated 4.52 of 5 – based on 8 votes