Greek Lyric, Volume IV: Bacchylides, Corinna, and Others (Loeb Classical Library)

Greek Lyric, Volume IV: Bacchylides, Corinna, and Others (Loeb Classical Library)

by Bacchylides, Corinna
     
 

Bacchylides wrote masterful choral poetry of many types. Other fifth-century BCE lyricists included Myrtis, Telesilla of Argos, Timocreon of Rhodes, Charixena, Diagoras of Melos, Ion of Chios, Praxilla of Sicyon. More of Boeotian Corinna’s (third-century BCE?) poetry survives than that of any otherSee more details below

Overview

Bacchylides wrote masterful choral poetry of many types. Other fifth-century BCE lyricists included Myrtis, Telesilla of Argos, Timocreon of Rhodes, Charixena, Diagoras of Melos, Ion of Chios, Praxilla of Sicyon. More of Boeotian Corinna’s (third-century BCE?) poetry survives than that of any other Greek woman poet except Sappho.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674995086
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1992
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #461
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction


Select Bibliography

Myrtis


Corinna


testimonia


text


Telesilla


testimonia


text


Timocreon


testimonia


text


Charixena


Bacchylides


testimonia


Victory-Odes


Dithyrambs


Fragments


Lamprocles


testimonia


text


Cedeides


Sophocles


Diagoras


testimonia


text


Ion of Chios


testimonia


text


Praxilla




testimonia


text


Euripides


Comparative Numeration

Indexes

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