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Greek lyrics. by Richmond Alexander Lattimore

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Published by University of Chicago Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Greek poetry -- Translations into English,
  • English poetry -- Translations from Greek

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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Richmond Lattimore
SeriesPhoenix books -- P48
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16519373M
LC Control Number60051619

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Apr 25,  · This review relates to the volume -Greek Lyric: An Anthology in Translation-, Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Andrew M. Miller, ISBN: , Hackett Publishing Company, pp.) Though many of these lyrics and fragments have been published in other editions, by other translators /5(9). "Professor Lattimore, holding closely to the original metres, has produced renderings of great power and beauty. His feeling for the telling noun and verb, the simple yet poignant epithet, and the dramatic turn of syntax is marked. He has completely freed the poems from sentimentality, and the thrilling ancient names—Anacreon, Alcaeus, Simonides, Sappho—acquire fresh brilliance and. Buy This Book in Print. summary. Ancient Greek Lyrics collects Willis Barnstone's elegant translations of Greek lyric poetry -- including the most complete Sappho in English, newly translated. This volume includes a representative sampling of all the significant poets, from Archilochos, in the 7th century BCE, through Pindar and the other great. Successfully integrating elegance and a close fidelity to the Greek, these new translations aim to provide Greekless students with as close a sense as possible of how the Greeks themselves thought and wrote about the world. Miller's skillful introduction places the works in historical context and briefly describes the different metrical forms represented in the selections.

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Greek Lyrics anthology trans. and ed. Richmond Lattimore University of Chicago Press, I'll admit to not being the best critic of poetry, but I did enjoy the works anthologized by Lattimore. It includes what I'm slowly learning to be the big name classic Greek lyric poets /5(2). Get this from a library! Greek lyrics. [Richmond Lattimore;] -- Anonymous metrical inscriptions and drinking songs accompany biographical sketches and selections from the verse of Greek poets of the seventh and sixth centuries B.C. Professor Lattimore, holding closely to the original metres, has produced renderings of great power and beauty. His feeling for the telling noun and verb, the simple yet poignant epithet, and the dramatic turn of syntax is marked. He has completely freed the poems from . This handbook for the reading of early Greek poetry is intended to be both a manual for teachers and a guide for advanced undergraduate and graduate students. It covers poetry in the elegiac and iambic genres, as well as melic poetry which is provisionally divided into the personal and the public. The book takes a critical look at scholarly trends applied in interpreting this poetry, exploring.