Top 10 Must Read Ancient & Medieval  Best Selling Novels

 

10 Best Sellers in Ancient & Medieval  Books You Must Read

Here you will find ten of the best Ancient & Medieval  Novels in the world, based on experience, user review and volume of sales. Having explored, read or at the very least skimmed the books I bring you the best 10 Ancient & Medieval  that are worth your time and energy to read.

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TROY

Author: FRY STEPHEN

TROY

Headline: In Troy you will find heroism and hatred, revenge and regret, desire and despair. It is these human passions, written bloodily in the sands of a distant shore, that still speak to us today.

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Publisher ‏ : ‎  PENGUIN (October 29, 2020)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

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Mythology

Author: Edith Hamilton

Mythology

Headline: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes

ASIN ‏ : ‎  B00B9G2SDQ

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Grand Central Publishing; 1st edition (January 1, 2011)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 512 pages

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The Iliad and Odyssey of Homer

Author: Homer

The Iliad and Odyssey of Homer

Headline: Contains the two great epic poems of Homer. The Iliad describes the Trojan War and the fall of Troy. The Odyssey describes the voyages of Odysseus on his return from the Trojan War. Both were translated into English prose by Samuel Butler.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00ANULXGC

Publisher ‏ : ‎  Veritatis Splendor Publications (December 12, 2012)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎714 pages 

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Celtic Mythology

Author: Philip Freeman

Celtic Mythology

Headline: Tales of Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B01N7WDJJZ

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Oxford University Press; 1st edition (February 1, 2017)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 294 pages

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The Three Theban Plays

Author: Sophocles

The Three Theban Plays

Headline: Antigone; Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus (Annotated)

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B07H1XYTCX

Publisher ‏ : ‎ ‎ September 1, 2018

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 436 pages

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The Odyssey

Author: Homer

The Odyssey

Headline: Composed at the rosy-fingered dawn of world literature almost three millennia ago, The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth, poverty and power; about marriage and family; about travelers, hospitality, and the yearning for home.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B06XKNHGN1

Publisher ‏ : ‎ ‎ W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (November 7, 2017)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 575 pages

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Letters from a Stoic

Author: Lucius Seneca

Letters from a Stoic

Headline: Lucius Annaeus Seneca (4 BC-AD 65) is one of the most famous Roman philosophers. Instrumental in guiding the Roman Empire under emperor Nero, Seneca influenced him from a young age with his Stoic principles. Later in life, he wrote Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium, or Letters from a Stoic, detailing these principles in full.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B088B781D2

Publisher ‏ : ‎ William Collins (September 17, 2020)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎  289 pages

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

Author: J R R Tolkien

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

Headline: Here are three poems by unknown authors, the first two dating from around 1400 AD. The poems come with an acclaimed introduction by Tolkien, and have become an established student text.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B000H4VWI8

Publisher ‏ : ‎ HarperCollins Publishers; UK ed. edition (October 25, 1995)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 150 pages

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Theogony and Works and Days

Author: Hesiod

Theogony and Works and Days

Headline: Hesiod, who lived in Boetia in the late eighth century BC, is one of the oldest known, and possibly the oldest of Greek poets. His Theogony contains a systematic genealogy of the gods from the beginning of the world and an account of the struggles of the Titans. In contrast, Works and Days is a compendium of moral and practical advice on husbandry, and throws unique and fascinating light on archaic Greek society

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08WH9QWSD

Publisher ‏ : ‎ OUP Oxford; Reissue edition (December 11, 2008)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 113 pages

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The Canterbury Tales

Author: Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales

Headline: The New Translation by Gerald J. Davis

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B01GQK9EPY

Publisher ‏ : ‎ ‎ Insignia Publishing (June 24, 2016)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ ‎ 458 pages

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Top 10 Ancient & Medieval  Novels in the World

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