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Synonyms for Proserpine

goddess of the underworld


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Former Christie's Old Master specialist Anthony Crichton-Stuart is director of Agnews, which has available two outstanding paintings by Burne-Jones and Rossetti (price on application), including the latter's only watercolour version of Proserpine (1878; Fig.
Based on an 1838 French play by Auguste Vacquerie, Proserpine is a 4-act tale of love and passion set in Renaissance Florence.
38) In the examples quoted from "Hymn to Proserpine," the affected syllables would be classified as long because they are "closed"--that is, they end in a consonant.
From catching a 103 cm barramundi in Lake Proserpine to a surprise landing by a Dutch military helicopter, learn where being a soil scientist can take you.
Bernini's Proserpine from the statuary group Rape of Proserpine illustrates her mouth open as if she will scream for help, and also the bust of Cardinal Scipione Borghese palpably manifests the achievement of Bernini's goal to create a speaking likeness.
Alan Tongue [London: Stainer & Bell, 2012]), as well as the contemporaneous cantata The Garden of Proserpine (vocal score [London: Stainer & Bell, 2011]); and Faber Music has published the orchestral Heroic Elegy and Triumphal Epilogue of 1901 (London: Faber Music, 2008).
No to being told that as a rape survivor you are just like Lucrece or Proserpine or Helen of Troy
In the Proserpine poems, "Hymn to Proserpine" and "In the Garden of Proserpine," Swinburne further develops the synthesis of contraries.
This description establishes the parallel between Psyche and Proserpine as figures that experience initiation through descent into the underworld and return to earth.
revisionary) mythmaking can be perceived in some literary works by women writers, among which the play Proserpine (1832) by English writer Mary Shelley stands out.
He was the Proserpine Rifle Club champion and enlisted there in October 1914 just after WWI began.
The case studies--Heirisson Prong Peninsula (Shark Bay) reintroduction of the Burrowing Bettong and the Proserpine Rock Wallaby recovery plan--provide excellent accounts of conservation management with realistic evaluations of their success.
Proserpine, or Pan, or even the strange "shrouded gods" of the Etruscans.
Independent review of Hendra virus cases at Redlands and Proserpine in July and August 2008 [cited 2011 Mar 10].