Helen of Troy

Author: Andrew Lang


Now Paris was not sated with the fame
And rich reward Troy gave his archery;
But o’er the wine he boasted that the game
That very night he deem’d to win, or die;
"For scarce their watch the tempest will defy,"
He said, "and all undream’d of might we go,
And fall upon the Argives where they lie,
Unseen, unheard, amid the silent snow."


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Chicago: Andrew Lang, "46," Helen of Troy, ed. Sutherland, Alexander, 1853-1902 and trans. Seaton, R. C. in Helen of Troy (New York: George E. Wood, ""Death-bed"" edition, 1892), Original Sources, accessed June 19, 2024, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4WJUKCDVJL7SUZV.

MLA: Lang, Andrew. "46." Helen of Troy, edited by Sutherland, Alexander, 1853-1902, and translated by Seaton, R. C., in Helen of Troy, New York, George E. Wood, ""Death-bed"" edition, 1892, Original Sources. 19 Jun. 2024. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4WJUKCDVJL7SUZV.

Harvard: Lang, A, '46' in Helen of Troy, ed. and trans. . cited in ""Death-bed"" edition, 1892, Helen of Troy, George E. Wood, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 19 June 2024, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4WJUKCDVJL7SUZV.