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Iliad: Images. Hector

Iliad: Images. Hector

Alfred, Lord Tennyson would later recall the shocked reaction in Britain when word was received of Byron's death.[14] The Greeks mourned Lord Byron deeply, and he became a hero.[73][74] The national poet of Greece, Dionysios Solomos, wrote a poem about the unexpected loss, named To the Death of Lord Byron.[75] Βύρων ("Vyron"), the Greek form of "Byron", continues in popularity as a masculine name in Greece, and a suburb of Athens is called Vyronas in his honour.

Alfred, Lord Tennyson would later recall the shocked reaction in Britain when word was received of Byron's death.[14] The Greeks mourned Lord Byron deeply, and he became a hero.[73][74] The national poet of Greece, Dionysios Solomos, wrote a poem about the unexpected loss, named To the Death of Lord Byron.[75] Βύρων ("Vyron"), the Greek form of "Byron", continues in popularity as a masculine name in Greece, and a suburb of Athens is called Vyronas in his honour.

Touristic Women's Cooperative of Petra

Touristic Women's Cooperative of Petra

Detail of mosaic depicting the great Latin poet, Virgil, holding a volume on which is written the Aenid. On either side stand the two muses: "Clio" (history) and "Melpomene" (tragedy). The mosaic, which dates from the 3rd Century A.D., was discovered in the Hadrumetum in Sousse, Tunisia and is now on display in the Bardo Museum in Tunis, Tunisia.

Detail of mosaic depicting the great Latin poet, Virgil, holding a volume on which is written the Aenid. On either side stand the two muses: "Clio" (history) and "Melpomene" (tragedy). The mosaic, which dates from the 3rd Century A.D., was discovered in the Hadrumetum in Sousse, Tunisia and is now on display in the Bardo Museum in Tunis, Tunisia.

Antonio Zucchi - Catullus comforting Lesbia over the Death of her Pet Sparrow and writing an Ode

Antonio Zucchi - Catullus comforting Lesbia over the Death of her Pet Sparrow and writing an Ode

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