On the blank wall at my left the dark, old-fashioned wall-paper was covered by a large map of ancient Rome
, the work of some German scholar.
Somewhat later the publication of his 'Lays of Ancient Rome' and of his collected essays brought him immense fame as a writer, and in 1847 his defeat at Edinburgh for reelection to Parliament gave him time for concentrated labor on the
Least noteworthy among Macaulay's works are his poems, of which the 'Lays of Ancient Rome' are chief.
n ancient Rome
, a definite, formal pageant in honor of one who had been disserviceable to the enemies of the nation.
A vast circle, in which ancient Rome
could have been held in its entirety ten times over.
Civilization was but a half-remembered state--London as remote as ancient Rome
. In all the world there were but they two--Korak, The Killer, and Meriem, his mate.
There was momentum in the twentieth century, while there was practically none in ancient Rome
In ancient Rome
we have patricians, knights, plebeians, slaves; in the Middle Ages, feudal lords, vassals, guild-masters, journeymen, apprentices, serfs; in almost all of these classes, again, subordinate gradations.
Here, among pillows enough for six, I soon fell asleep in a blissful condition, and dreamed of ancient Rome
, Steerforth, and friendship, until the early morning coaches, rumbling out of the archway underneath, made me dream of thunder and the gods.
Race to the Death: Rome's Charioteers More4, 9pm Documentary exploring new discoveries about chariot racing in ancient Rome
, and following an attempt to reconstruct a racing chariot and take it round a test track.
1roman 2carr scandals (1933) EARLY black and white comedy which saw an American from West Rome, Oklahoma, dreaming about being back in Ancient Rome
and getting caught up in a plot to kill the Emperor.
Here are lesbian love spells from ancient Rome
; censored chapters of the Kamasutra; Native American two-spirit rituals; centuries-old erotic gay and lesbian art; and much more.