Homer, Hesiod and the Hymns

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Título: Homer, Hesiod and the Hymns

Autor: Richard Janko

Editorial: Cambridge University Press

Categoría: Estudios clásicos/ Literatura/ Poesía

País: Inglaterra

Estado: Sobrecubierta desgastada, libro en excelente estado

Descripción: This book investigates the history of the ancient Greek tradition of oral epic poetry which culminated in the Iliad and Odyssey. These masterpieces did not exhaust the tradition, and poems were composed in the same style for several generations afterwards. One group of such poems is the 'Homeric Hymns', ascribed to Homer in antiquity. In fact the origins of these Hymns are as mysterious as those of the Homeric epics themselves with little external evidence to assist. This book will be of interest to scholars concerned with Greek philology and dialects, Homeric epic and Greek literature of the Archaic period. It sh...leer más


Libro: Homer, Hesiod and the Hymns

ISBN: 521238692