Complete Poems

Complete Poems

by Bacchylides
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300075529

ISBN-13: 9780300075526

Pub. Date: 08/01/1998

Publisher: Yale University Press

Translated choral odes which celebrate victories in the Pythian, Isthmian, Nemean and Olympic games, and chronicle the classical gods and heroes of golden age Greece. Atmospheric, stirring stuff from the nephew of Simonides.

Overview

Translated choral odes which celebrate victories in the Pythian, Isthmian, Nemean and Olympic games, and chronicle the classical gods and heroes of golden age Greece. Atmospheric, stirring stuff from the nephew of Simonides.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300075526
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
08/01/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Translator's Note to the New Edition ix(2)
Translator's Note to the Original Edition xi(2)
Foreword xiii(4)
Introduction xvii
Epinician Odes
3(44)
Dithyrambs
47(24)
Fragments
71(18)
Fragments of Uncertain Genre
89(8)
Doubtful Pieces
97(10)
Notes 107

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