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A Hellenistic Anthology (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

An anthology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries B.C., the so-called Hellenistic period. Hopkinson makes available to undergraduates a selection of texts that are not easily accessible elsewhere. The volume contains a wide and representative range of poetry, including hymns, didactic verse, pastoral poetry, epigrams, and epics. An introduction sets the poetry in its cultural and historical background, and a full commentary elucidates problems of the language and reference in the texts.

Synopsis:

This work is an anthropology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries BC - the so-called Hellenistic period.

Synopsis:

This book is an anthropology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries B. C. - the so-called Hellenistic period. The volume contains a wide and representative range of poetry including hymns, didactic verse, pastoral in its cultural and historical background and a full commentary elucidates problems of language and reference in the texts.

Synopsis:

A wide representative range of poetry, including hymns, didactic verse, pastoral poetry, epigrams and epics is supplemented by a cultural and historical introduction and commentary clarifying problems of language and text.

Synopsis:

An anthropology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries B. C. - the so-called Hellenistic period.

Table of Contents

Preface; Abbreviations; Maps; Introduction; The apparatus criticus; A Hellenistic anthology; Commentary; Addenda; Appendix; Indexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521314251
Editor:
Hopkinson, Neil
Editor:
Easterling, P. E.
Editor:
Hardie, Philip
Editor:
Hopkinson, Neil
Editor:
Easterling, P. E.
Author:
Easterling, P. E.
Author:
Hopkinson, Neil
Author:
Kenney, E. J.
Author:
Hardie, Philip
Author:
Hunter, Richard
Editor:
Hardie, Philip
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge Cambridgeshire ;
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ancient and Classical
Subject:
Greek poetry, Hellenistic
Subject:
General Language Arts & Disciplines
Subject:
Greek poetry, Hellenistic Greek poetry, Helle
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Cambridge Greek and Latin classics
Series Volume:
99-856
Publication Date:
19880131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
3 maps
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.02x5.04x.77 in. .76 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This work is an anthropology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries BC - the so-called Hellenistic period.
"Synopsis" by , This book is an anthropology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries B. C. - the so-called Hellenistic period. The volume contains a wide and representative range of poetry including hymns, didactic verse, pastoral in its cultural and historical background and a full commentary elucidates problems of language and reference in the texts.
"Synopsis" by , A wide representative range of poetry, including hymns, didactic verse, pastoral poetry, epigrams and epics is supplemented by a cultural and historical introduction and commentary clarifying problems of language and text.
"Synopsis" by , An anthropology of Greek poetry written during the third to first centuries B. C. - the so-called Hellenistic period.
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