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Selected odes of Pindar

Pindar

Selected odes of Pindar

with notes and an introduction

by Pindar

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Published by Ginn, Heath in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Athletics -- Greece -- Poetry.,
    • Games -- Greece -- Poetry.,
    • Laudatory poetry, Greek.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementby Thomas D. Seymour.
      GenrePoetry.
      ContributionsSeymour, Thomas D. 1848-1907.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA4274 .A3 1882
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlviii, 252 p.
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6552241M
      LC Control Number12037599
      OCLC/WorldCa309994

        The Odes contain versions of some of the best known Greek myths, such as Jason and the Argonauts, and Perseus and Medusa, and are a valuable source for Greek religion and ethics. Pindar's startling use of language - striking metaphors, bold syntax, enigmatic expressions - makes reading his poetry a uniquely rewarding experience. "Chapter Four. Cosmology in action: An analysis of selected odes" published on 01 Jan by Brill.

      Excerpt from Pindar: The Nemean and Isthmian Odes With Notes Introductory mention of Herakles' paramount merits. Myth of the infant Herakles and the two snakes. Teiresias' prophecy of Herakles' toilsome exploits and their final reward of peaceful Rating: % positive. "Pindar Nemean " published on 04 Dec by Brill.

      THE ISTHMIAN ODES OF PINDAR Edited with Introduction and Commentary. Amsterdam: Adolf M. Hakkert, Hardcover. p. Ex-library. A light green cloth hardcover book in good condition. The spine is faded and edgeworn and has a call number sticker at the bottom. Spotty stains on front Rating: % positive. For Hieron of Syracuse Single Horse Race B. C. Water is best, and gold, like a blazing fire in the night, stands out supreme of all lordly wealth. But if, my heart, you wish to sing of contests, [5] look no further for any star warmer than the sun, shining by day through the lonely sky, and let us not proclaim any contest greater than Olympia.


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