HOMERIC HYMNS ATHANASSAKIS PDF

In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line. A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia. Apostolos N. Athanassakis holds the James and Sarah Argyropoulos Chair in Hellenic Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Among his many.

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Athanassakis’ translation is acceptable, and his commentary is very useful for its sound traditional scholarship and hymnz with modern Greek folklore which he alone can contribute. Athanassakis Snippet view – Account Options Sign in.

The Homeric Hymns

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References to this book Another Mother Tongue: A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. For this long-awaited new edition, Athanassakis enhances his classic work with a comprehensive index, careful and selective changes in the translations themselves, and numerous additions to the notes which will enrich the reader’s experience of these ancient and influential poems.

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The Homeric Hymns

Join our email listserv and receive monthly updates on the latest titles. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia, or preludes, were actually composed hkmeric centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics The translator displays a knack for selecting colorful and appropriate English words to match the Greek.

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In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line translation that makes no attempts to masquerade or modernize. Among his many translations is Hesiod: In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line translation that makes no attempts to masquerade or modernize.

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For this long-awaited new edition, Athanassakis enhances his classic work with a comprehensive index, careful and selective changes in the translations themselves, and numerous additions to the notes which will enrich the reader’s experience of these ancient and influential poems. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimiaor preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics.

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Among his many translations is Hesiod: Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimiaor preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

The author succeeds admirably in reaching this goal. A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. Athanassakis Limited preview – Account Options Sign in.

Among his many translations is Hesiod: Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia, or preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the hjmns or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics AthanassakisProfessor Apostolos N Athanassakis. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Contents Fragments of the Hymn to Dionysos.

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