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The lion of Delos

by Anne Worboys

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Published by Ulverscroft in Leicester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1975.

    StatementAnne Worboys.
    SeriesUlverscroft large print series
    The Physical Object
    Pagination407p. ;
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22368702M
    ISBN 100708905005

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Virginia receives a letter from her twin sister Lee, who is living and working on the beautiful Greek island of. THE LION OF DELOS. by Anne Worboys. Delacorte Press This book's locale is the Greek Island of Mykonos and its neighboring island, the sacred archeological site of Delos/5. The nebulous search for Lee leads Virgina and her friend to uncover a plot to remove one of the famous lions of Delos off the island of Delos by a Midas-rich American for his own private collection.

In the hands of a more adept writer, this novel could have contained all the right ingredients for an enjoyable read, the foreign locale, the ever present sense of worry and danger and the /5(2).

The nebulous search for Lee leads Virgina and her friend to uncover a plot to remove one of the famous lions of Delos off the island of Delos by a Midas-rich American for his own private collection/5(2).

The nebulous search for Lee leads Virgina and her friend to uncover a plot to remove one of the famous lions of Delos off the island of Delos by a Midas-rich American for his own private collection.

In the hands of a more adept writer, this novel could have contained all the right ingredients for an enjoyable read, the foreign locale, the ever present sense of worry and danger and the /5(2). The lion of Delos by Anne Worboys,Ulverscroft edition, in English - Large print : COVID Resources.

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Review: BOOK OF THE LION by Thomas Perry You don't need to be a scholar of Medieval Literature to love this story.

All you need is an appreciation of good writing and /5(22). The island of Delos (/ ˈ d iː l ɒ s /; Greek: Δήλος; Attic: Δῆλος, Doric: Δᾶλος), near Mykonos, near the centre of the Cyclades archipelago, is one of the most important mythological, historical, and archaeological sites in excavations in the island are among the most extensive in the Mediterranean; ongoing work takes place under the direction of the French.

The ancient theatre of Delos is one of the few that were completely built in marble. Its construction started around BC and ended around 70 years later, in BC. In 88 BC, the theatre, which has a capacity of up to 6, spectators, was abandoned after the Mithridates plundered the island.

The mosaics of Delos are a significant body of ancient Greek mosaic of the surviving mosaics from Delos, Greece, an island in the Cyclades, date to the last half of the 2nd century BC and early 1st century BC, during the Hellenistic period and beginning of the Roman period of istic mosaics were no longer produced after roughly 69 BC, due to warfare with the Kingdom of.

The Lions were made from Naxian marble in the 7th century BC. They were originally nine, but one now sits by the arsenal in Venice and three have permanently gone missing. Continuing along the Sacred Way of Delos, a little further on, you reach the four tall columns of the Institution of the Poseidoniasts.

The site museum is quite nearby. Book Online. Sunset At Delos "He who has not travelled to Delos, has never travelled anywhere." Delos Archaeological Site.

Lion Terrace. Delos Archaeological Site. Seabus Service between the new and old port of Mykonos Town. In Octoberdaily departure to Delos only at am pm.

Written by Hughes, Delos & Draughon Jr., Ralph B. & Sparrow, Emily & Pearson, Ann, published by NewSouth Books (). While ancient sites around Greece have suffered because of the protracted economic crisis, ANSAmed reports that one major site has recently been given funds for restoration and protection.

Yesterday, the Central Archaeological Council of Greece approved a measure to restore the famed theatre of ancient Delos. The Court of the Lions (Spanish: Patio de los Leones; Arabic: بهو السباع ‎) is the main courtyard of the Nasrid dynasty Palace of the Lions, [further explanation needed] in the heart of the Alhambra, the Moorish citadel formed by a complex of palaces, gardens and forts in Granada, was commissioned by the Nasrid sultan Muhammed V of the Emirate of Granada in Al-Andalus.

Get the Atlas Obscura book. The lions are faced East towards the Sacred Lake of Delos where Greek scholars of the time believed Apollo had been born. While visitors can still stroll by the. The Cyclades fulfil their collective name (kyklos means circle) by encircling the sacred island of Delos.

The mythical birthplace of twins Apollo and Artemis, splendid Ancient Delos was a shrine turned sacred treasury and commercial centre.

This Unesco World Heritage Site is one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece. Information and Photos of the Palace of the Lions of the Alhambra.

This palace comprised the private chambers of the royal family. The Palace of the Lions comprises a central patio (Patio of the Lions), from the central patio you may access: the Hall of the Mocarabes to the west, the Hall of the Kings to the east, the Hall of the Two Sisters, the Hall of the Ajimeces and Daraxa's Mirador to.

The spiritual connection between the boy and the old lion is quite moving. We both rate this book stars. Fiction is informative: The descriptions of the African landscape, animals and African vocabulary is interesting and educational.

We learned a lot. Cave/5(13). When I read Pamela Kaufman's The Shield of Three Lions as a teenager, I absolutely adored the book and stayed up all night reading until I had finished. It was an exciting, fast paced, massively entertaining historical romp and also presented and featured everything I at that time desired in historical fiction, Medieval England, the Crusades, a spunky heroine who disguises herself as a boy /5(91).

Levi Lusko is the author of the bestselling books “Through the Eyes of a Lion” and “Swipe Right.” He is also the lead pastor of Fresh Life Church – a multisite church located in Montana, Utah, Oregon, and Wyoming that he and his wife Jennie pioneered in Levi /5().Today Delos is reachable only by a minute boat trip from Mykonos; it has no residents — only ruins and a humble museum.

If you go, you'll see the much-photographed Lions of the Naxians — a row of seven sphinx-like lion statues — some nice floor mosaics, and a. Remember who you were when you first saw #TheLionKing.

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