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Epiloke: Rhythmical Continuity and Poetic Structure in Greek Lyric (Loeb Classical Monographs)

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Table of Contents

Abbreviations

Introductory Note: Basic Terms and Notation

PART ONE: Basic Forms of Epiploke and their Interrelation

1. Colon, Metron, Epiploke

2. Tetradic Rhythm (Iono-choriambic, Iambo-trochaic)

3. Prosodiac and Heptadic Aeolic

4. Octadic Aeolic

5. Antispastic, Dochmiac, Bacchio-cretic

6. Preliminary Conclusions

PART TWO: Epiploke in the History of Greek Verse

7. The Beginnings (Alcman, Stesichorus, Sappho and Alcaeus)

8. Late Archaic Lyric

9. Aeschylus

10. Sophocles and Early Euripides

11. The Late Fifth Century and After

APPENDICES

I: Terminal -˘˘-˘- in Dactylic

II: Responsion in Bacchylides 17

III: Aeolic in Simonides, Pindar and Bacchylides

IV: The "lambepos"

V: Disjunct Composition in Post-Aeschylean Choral Lyric

VI: "Major Ionic" -x-˘ and --˘˘ in Drama

VII: POxy 2687

VIII: Irrational Longs in Dramatic Lyric

TABLES I: Hellenistic Ionic (Minor) II: Hellenistic Ionic (Major) III: The Demarcations |x-˘-_˘ ˘- and |-˘-_˘˘- IV: lono-choriambic in Combination with Prosodiac V: Heptadic Aeolic VI: ˘˘-˘˘-˘-(x) and Longer Variants VII: "Dochmelegi," "Sesquiambi" and Related Forms VIII: Lesbian Aeolic IX: Derivation of Greek Verse Forms X: Possible Instances of Irrational Long in Greek Lyric

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674258228
Author:
Cole, Thomas
Publisher:
Department of the Classics
Location:
Cambridge, Mass. :
Subject:
Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Subject:
Greek language
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Ancient and Classical
Subject:
Greek poetry
Subject:
Greek poetry -- History and criticism.
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Ancient & Classical
Subject:
Greek language -- Metrics and rhythmics.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Literary Criticism-Poetry
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Loeb Classical Monographs
Series Volume:
13
Publication Date:
19880631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.34x6.32x1.06 in. 1.35 lbs.

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