Hesiod's Theogony / Edition 1

Hesiod's Theogony / Edition 1

by Hesiod, Richard S. Cladwell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0941051005

ISBN-13: 9780941051002

Pub. Date: 01/28/1987

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.


This translation contains an introduction, commentary and interpretive essay and well as numerous notes and annotations to provide the history and background of the epic, and the mythological context in which it is placed. Hesiod's straightforward account of family conflict among the gods is the best and earliest evidence of what the ancient Greeks believed about

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This translation contains an introduction, commentary and interpretive essay and well as numerous notes and annotations to provide the history and background of the epic, and the mythological context in which it is placed. Hesiod's straightforward account of family conflict among the gods is the best and earliest evidence of what the ancient Greeks believed about the beginning of the world. Includes Hesiod's "Works and Days", lines 1-201, and material from the Library of Apollodorus.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780941051002
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1987
Series:
Classical Library Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
129
Sales rank:
701,603
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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