The Homeric Hymns: A Verse Translation

The Homeric Hymns: A Verse Translation

by Thelma Sargent
     
 

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ISBN-10: 039300788X

ISBN-13: 9780393007886

Pub. Date: 11/28/1975

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

Spuriously attributed to Homer, the hymns and invocations collected in this book constitute, alongside The Iliad and The Odyssey the great sources of ancient Greek poetry.
Now Thelma Sargent has rendered these works into a lucid and beautiful English verse. Accompanying the translated texts is a discussion of Greek meter and a explanation written by Sargent of

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Spuriously attributed to Homer, the hymns and invocations collected in this book constitute, alongside The Iliad and The Odyssey the great sources of ancient Greek poetry.
Now Thelma Sargent has rendered these works into a lucid and beautiful English verse. Accompanying the translated texts is a discussion of Greek meter and a explanation written by Sargent of her translation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393007886
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/28/1975
Pages:
98
Sales rank:
563,096
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.23(d)

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