Antiphonary Date: 15th–16th century Culture: Spanish Medium: Parchment, tempera, ink, metal leaf, leather binding Dimensions: Overall: 15 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 1 3/8in. (39.4 x 24.1 x 3.5cm) Accession Number: 89.27.2 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
20 Brilliant Authors Whose Work Was Initially Rejected
I remember reading this and watching the original movie in my high school English class. Lord of the Flies is a novel by Nobel Prize-winning author William Golding. It is about a group of British boys stuck on a deserted island who try to govern themselves and the results are disastrous.
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