Callimachus' Book of Iambi

Callimachus' Book of Iambi

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by Arnd Kerkhecker, Arnold Kerkhecker
     
 

ISBN-10: 019924006X

ISBN-13: 9780199240067

Pub. Date: 02/28/2000

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This book offers a detailed discussion of Callimachus' collection of Iambi, arguably one of the earliest surviving Greek 'books of poetry'. There are chapters on individual poems which examine the evidence for the text, and address questions of linguistic and antiquarian detail. Each chapter attempts an interpretation of each poem as a whole, and considers the

Overview

This book offers a detailed discussion of Callimachus' collection of Iambi, arguably one of the earliest surviving Greek 'books of poetry'. There are chapters on individual poems which examine the evidence for the text, and address questions of linguistic and antiquarian detail. Each chapter attempts an interpretation of each poem as a whole, and considers the arrangement of the poems within the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199240067
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
02/28/2000
Series:
Oxford Classical Monographs Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 5.70(h) x 1.10(d)
Lexile:
1080L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of Plates
x
Bibliographical Note xi
List of Papyri
xvii
Note on the Text xxi
Introduction 1(10)
Iambus I
11(38)
Iambus II
49(15)
Iambus III
64(19)
Iambus IV
83(33)
Excursus. The Papyri of Iambi V--VII 116(181)
Iambus V
123(24)
Iambus VI
147(35)
Iambus VII
182(15)
Iambi VIII--XI
197(21)
Iambus VIII
197(7)
Iambus IX
204(3)
Iambus X
207(6)
Iambus XI
213(5)
Iambus XII
218(32)
Iambus XIII
250(21)
Conclusion
271(26)
Compass
271(11)
Composition
282(9)
Character
291(6)
Plates 297(4)
Bibliography 301(30)
Index 331

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