Hellenistic Poetry: An Anthology

Hellenistic Poetry: An Anthology

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ISBN-13: 9780299125349
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 09/15/1990
Series: Wisconsin Studies in Classics Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 378
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Barbara Hughes Fowler is the John Bascom Professor of Classics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is also the author of The Seeds Inside a Green Pepper, a volume of her own poetry.

Table of Contents

Prefacexi
Introductionxiii
Theocritus
Idyll IThyrsis3
Idyll IIThe Sorceress8
Idyll VIDamoetas and Daphnis14
Idyll VIIHarvest Home16
Idyll XICyclops21
Idyll XIIIHylas24
Idyll XVGorgo and Praxinoa27
Idyll XXIVLittle Heracles33
Callimachus
IIHymn to Apollo41
IIIHymn to Artemis45
VOn the Bath of Pallas54
VIHymn to Demeter59
Epigrams64
Fragments from Hecale and Galatea68
The Mousetrap69
Apollonius of Rhodes
The Argonautica73
Herodas
IThe Procuress235
IIIThe Schoolmaster238
IVWomen at the Temple242
VIFriends in Private245
Aratus
Selections from Phaenomena251
Proem251
Weather Signs253
Moschus
Europa261
Bion
Lament for Adonis269
Pseudo-Moschus
Lament for Bion275
From The Greek Anthology
Antipater of Sidon283
Anyte286
Asclepiades288
Dioscorides289
Diotimus291
Erinna292
Leonidas of Tarentum293
Meleager297
Tymnes303
Mnasalcas304
Bassus305
Crinagoras306
Philodemus307
Rufinus309
A Technopaignion
Wings313
Map of the Greece of the Argonauts317
Map of the Voyage of the Argonauts318
Glossary of Proper Names321

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