Seth Holler
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Paradise Lost
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Hesiod by Hesiod
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The Odyssey by Homer
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Will reread this edition to consider as textbook.
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The Iliad by Homer
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Symposium of Plato by Plato
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Rereading to teach. Interesting connection to Book VII of Augustine's Confessions.

This is a fine bilingual edition, but it's missing a page (205a-c).
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Homer and Mycenae by Martin Persson Nilsson
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Cited several times in CSL's Preface to Paradise Lost.
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Paradise Lost by John Milton
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Rereading to teach. Nadia May!
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The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser
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Want to read this edition next time, without an audiobook.
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The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser
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October 2011, read and was astonished by Book 1.

Jan 2016, starting over as I prepare to teach for the first time; unfortunately quitting again after Book 1, which is a coherent whole.

May 2017 rereading Book 1 once again to teach; it will be a good fo
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The Pardoner's Tale, the Franklin's Tale, and the Nun's Pries... by Geoffrey Chaucer
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Rereading the Pardoner and the Nun's Priest to teach.
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The General Prologue and the Physician's Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer
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Umberto Eco
“Rem tene, verba sequentur: grasp the subject, and the words will follow. This, I believe, is the opposite of what happens with poetry, which is more a case of verba tene, res sequenter: grasp the words, and the subject will follow.”
Umberto Eco, Postscript to the Name of the Rose

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“Better to be tentative than to be recklessly sure- to be an apprentice at sixty, than to present oneself as a doctor at ten.”
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