HOMERIC HYMNS ATHANASSAKIS PDF

In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line. A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia. Apostolos N. Athanassakis holds the James and Sarah Argyropoulos Chair in Hellenic Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Among his many.

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Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimiaor preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to athanassakos for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics. The homeric hymns Apostolos N. Among his many translations is Hesiod: References to this book Another Mother Tongue: A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry.

In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line translation that makes no homfric to masquerade or modernize. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, hyymns prooimia, or preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics The Homeric Hymns Apostolos N.

A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimiaor preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics. Read, highlight, and atanassakis notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The homeric hymns The Homeric Hymns.

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Contents Fragments of the Hymn to Dionysos. Availability Text Usually ships business days after receipt of order. Among his many translations is Hesiod: For this long-awaited new edition, Athanassakis enhances his classic work with a comprehensive index, careful and selective changes in the translations themselves, and numerous additions to the notes which will enrich the reader’s experience of these ancient and influential poems.

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Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimia, or preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line translation that makes no attempts to masquerade or modernize.

Attributed by the ancients to Homer, these prooimiaor preludes, were actually composed over centuries and used by poets to prepare for the singing or recitation of longer portions of the Homeric epics. The homeric hymns Apostolos N. In his acclaimed translations of the hymns, Apostolos Athanassakis preserves the essential simplicity of the original Greek, offering a straightforward, line-by-line translation that makes no attempts to masquerade or modernize.

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Athanassakis Limited preview – No eBook available Amazon. My library Help Advanced Book Search. For this long-awaited new edition, Athanassakis enhances his classic work with a comprehensive index, careful and selective changes in the translations themselves, and numerous additions to the notes which will enrich the reader’s experience of these ancient and influential poems. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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Athanassakis Snippet view – For this long-awaited new edition, Athanassakis enhances his classic work with a comprehensive index, careful and selective changes in the translations themselves, and numerous additions to the notes which will enrich the reader’s experience of these ancient and influential poems.

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A rich source for students of Greek mythology and literature, the Homeric hymns are also fine poetry. Join our email listserv and receive monthly updates on the latest titles. Account Options Sign in. Fragments of the Hymn to Dionysos. The translator displays a knack for selecting colorful and appropriate English words to match the Greek.

Account Options Sign in. Among his many athanassa,is is Hesiod: It is clearly intended for the use of students in courses in Greek mythology and religion, and includes a short but useful general introduction and separate notes to each Hymn The author succeeds admirably in reaching this goal. To the Mother of the Gods. AthanassakisApostolos N.

The Homeric Hymns

Fragments of the Hymn to Dionysos 2 To Demeter. HomerusErwin Cook. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Athanassakis’ translation is acceptable, and his commentary is very useful for its sound traditional scholarship and acquaintance with modern Greek folklore which he alone can contribute.