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by animus
Thu Mar 22, 2007 8:12 am
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: filius terrae
Replies: 2
Views: 1427

filius terrae

Hi Ken,

That helps immensely. I know it was used in the Classical and Medieval periods, but evidence outside of those periods helps me expand my argument even further.

Thank you!
by animus
Wed Mar 21, 2007 4:43 am
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: filius terrae
Replies: 2
Views: 1427

filius terrae

Hello all, I have browsed this forum many a time now, posted once, and I am now faced with a conundrum that I feel might be best solved by this group. I am having issues with the term "fiius terrae," literally in Latin, "son of the earth." In some Latin and later medieval usages, this term, as well ...
by animus
Sun Feb 04, 2007 6:17 am
Forum: Oh, and have you read...?
Topic: People of Paper, by Salvador Plascencia
Replies: 3
Views: 5150

People of Paper, by Salvador Plascencia

Everyone should definitely read "The People of Paper" by Salvador Plascencia. It is a completely incredible exploration of an author's relationship with the text that he has written.

I highly recommend it to everyone here.