The Regions of Ancient Greece

The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923. University of Texas Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection/Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain During the era of Ancient Greece, the boundaries of Greece also included parts of Turkey, Italy, and Sicily. Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons On the preceding map, the area around Ephesus, which is across the Aegean Sea from Athens,…

The Iliad: A Story of the Greek Golden Age by James Baldwin – 1927

Baldwin, James. Heroes of the Olden Time: A Story of the Golden Age, New York, Charles Scribner’s Sons 1927. HEROES OF THE OLDEN TIME: A STORY OF THE GOLDEN AGE BY JAMES BALDWIN Illustrated by Howard Pyle NEW YORK CHARLES SCRIBNER’S SONS 1927 COPYRIGHT, 1887, 1888, BY CHARLES SCRIBNER’S SONS COPYRIGHT, 1915, BY JAMES BALDWIN…

Night Side of Nature

NIGHT-SIDE OF NATURE.   CHAPTER I. INTRODUCTION. “Know ye not that ye are the Temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?” —1 Corinthians, iii. 16. Most persons are aware that the Greeks and Romans entertained certain notions regarding the state of the soul, or the immortal part of man, after the death…