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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The Homeric Hymns

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.

The Homeric Hymns Apostolos N. Athanassakis Snippet view – My library Help Advanced Book Search. The homeric hymns The Homeric Hymns. From inside the book. A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. No eBook available Amazon. A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry.

Athanassakis’ translation is acceptable, and his commentary is very useful for its sound traditional scholarship and acquaintance with modern Greek athanasaskis which he alone can contribute. The homeric hymns Apostolos N. References to this book Another Mother Tongue: A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry.

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It is clearly intended for homerci use of students in courses in Greek mythology and religion, and includes a short but useful general introduction and separate notes to each Hymn Contents Fragments of the Hymn to Dionysos.

To the Mother of the Gods. The translator displays a knack for selecting colorful and appropriate English words to match the Greek.

Fragments of the Hymn to Dionysos 2 To Demeter. HomerusErwin Cook. The homeric hymns Apostolos N. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia, or preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics 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.

AthanassakisProfessor Apostolos N Athanassakis. Availability Text Usually ships business days after receipt of order. 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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Among his many translations is Hesiod: The author succeeds admirably in reaching this goal. Join our email listserv and receive monthly updates on the latest titles. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. 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 athanassakiis of the Homeric epics.

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AthanassakisApostolos N. Among his many translations is Hesiod: Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

Athanassakis Limited preview – Attributed sthanassakis 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. Selected pages Title Page. 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.

Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimiaor preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by hjmns to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics.

For this long-awaited new edition, Athanassakis enhances his classic work with a comprehensive index, careful and athhanassakis changes in the translations themselves, and numerous additions to the notes which will enrich the reader’s experience of these ancient and influential poems.

Among his many translations is Hesiod: Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia, or tahanassakis, 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.