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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Maarit Kivilo
SeriesMnemosyne supplements : monographs on Greek and Roman language and literature -- 322
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA3043 .K58 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24566682M
ISBN 109789004186156
LC Control Number2010017664
OCLC/WorldCa612348105

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This book offers a detailed overview of the biographical material of six early Greek poets (Hesiod, Stesichorus, Archilochus, Hipponax, Terpander, and Sappho) and provides an outline of the Read more. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   This book examines the formation and development of the biographical traditions about early Greek poets, focusing on the traditions of Hesiod, Stesichorus, Archilochus, Hipponax, Terpander and Sappho. The study provides a detailed overview of Author: Maarit Kivilo. In Early Greek Poets’ Lives (based on her Oxford ) Maarit Kivilo provides a comprehensive and accurate overview of the surviving biographical data for the poets Hesiod, Stesichorus, Archilochus, Hipponax, Terpander, and Sappho. She aims to approach the material with “a critical mind and balanced judgment,” and to demonstrate that.

Early Greek Poets’ Lives. The Shaping of the Tradition. Download PDF Viewer. Book License. Auteur. Kivilo, Maarit. Collection Knowledge Unlatched (KU) Language English. Afficher la notice complète. Résumé. This book examines the formation and development of the biographical traditions about early Greek poets, focusing on the traditions of.   Originally published in , Michael Schmidt's masterful The First Poets: Lives of the Ancient Greek Poets has been given a new - and handsome - lease of life thanks to Head of Zeus. Deemed 'exhilarating' and 'deeply engaging' by the Washington Post, and 'an important new study' by The Observer, its republication will certainly delight history buffs in the English-speaking world/5. A. Adrianus (poet), wrote an epic poem on the history of Alexander the Great, of which only one line is extant. Aeschylus / ˈ ɛ s k əl ə s / (Greek: Αἰσχύλος, – BC); Aeschylus of Alexandria, epic poet, 2nd century; Agathon (Greek Ἀγάθων) (c. – BC); Agathyllus (Gr. Ἀγάθυλλος) elegiac poet from Arcadia, who is quoted by Dionysius of Halicarnassus in. Renowned scholar Mary R. Lefkowitz has extensively revised and rewritten her classic to introduce a new generation of students to the lives of the Greek poets. Thoroughly updated with references to the most recent scholarship, this second edition includes new material and fresh analysis of the ancient biographies of Greece's most famous poets.