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The Resource A history of Greek literature., Translated by James Willis and Cornelis de Heer

A history of Greek literature., Translated by James Willis and Cornelis de Heer

Label
A history of Greek literature.
Title
A history of Greek literature.
Statement of responsibility
Translated by James Willis and Cornelis de Heer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
Summary
From the speculative beginnings before Homer all the way through to Greek works under the Roman empire. Includes summaries of important works
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1896-1981
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lesky, Albin
Dewey number
880.9001
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA3057
LC item number
.L413 1966
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek literature
  • Littérature grecque
  • Greek literature
  • Greek literature
Label
A history of Greek literature., Translated by James Willis and Cornelis de Heer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the second edition -- Introduction to the first edition -- I. The transmission of Greek literature -- II. The beginnings -- III. The Homeric epic -- A. The Iliad and Odyssey -- B. The epic cycle -- C. The Homeric hymns -- D. Other works attributed to Homer -- IV. The archaic period -- A. Hesiod -- B. Archaic epic after Hesiod -- C. Early lyric poetry -- D. Folk-tales -- E. Religious literature -- F. The beginnings of philosophy -- G. Mature archaic lyric: Theognis; The epigram and the scolion; Anacreon; Songwriters on the mainland; Choral lyric -- H. Philosophy at the end of the archaic period -- I. The beginnings of science and historiography -- I. Beginnings of drama -- V. The flowering of the Greek city state -- A. Beginning and culmination of the classical period: Aeschylus; Sophocles; Other forms of poetry; Damon and the theory of music; Herodotus; Other historians; Philosophy -- B. The enlightenment and its opponents: the Sophists and the beginnings of rhetoric; Euripides; Other tragic writers; Other poetry; Political comedy; Political writings; Thucydides; The sciences; Socrates -- C. The fourth century up to Alexander: Plato and the Academy; Aristotle and the Peripatos; The art of rhetoric; Historiography; Drama; Other forms of poetry -- VI. The Hellenistic age -- A. Athens: New comedy; Attic prose; The philosophical systems -- B. The new centres: General characteristics; Callimachus; Theocritus; Apollonius; Epigram; Drama; Other poetry; Historiography; The sciences; Pseudopythagorean literature; Jewish-Hellenistic literature -- VII. The empire -- A. Poetry -- B. Prose: Plutarch; The second Sophistic; Historiographers and periegetes; Prose romance an epistolography; The second sophistic in the later era; Philosophy; The sciences
Control code
ocm00308152
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 921 pages
Isbn
9780815203940
Lccn
65025033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00308152
  • (OCoLC)00308152
Label
A history of Greek literature., Translated by James Willis and Cornelis de Heer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the second edition -- Introduction to the first edition -- I. The transmission of Greek literature -- II. The beginnings -- III. The Homeric epic -- A. The Iliad and Odyssey -- B. The epic cycle -- C. The Homeric hymns -- D. Other works attributed to Homer -- IV. The archaic period -- A. Hesiod -- B. Archaic epic after Hesiod -- C. Early lyric poetry -- D. Folk-tales -- E. Religious literature -- F. The beginnings of philosophy -- G. Mature archaic lyric: Theognis; The epigram and the scolion; Anacreon; Songwriters on the mainland; Choral lyric -- H. Philosophy at the end of the archaic period -- I. The beginnings of science and historiography -- I. Beginnings of drama -- V. The flowering of the Greek city state -- A. Beginning and culmination of the classical period: Aeschylus; Sophocles; Other forms of poetry; Damon and the theory of music; Herodotus; Other historians; Philosophy -- B. The enlightenment and its opponents: the Sophists and the beginnings of rhetoric; Euripides; Other tragic writers; Other poetry; Political comedy; Political writings; Thucydides; The sciences; Socrates -- C. The fourth century up to Alexander: Plato and the Academy; Aristotle and the Peripatos; The art of rhetoric; Historiography; Drama; Other forms of poetry -- VI. The Hellenistic age -- A. Athens: New comedy; Attic prose; The philosophical systems -- B. The new centres: General characteristics; Callimachus; Theocritus; Apollonius; Epigram; Drama; Other poetry; Historiography; The sciences; Pseudopythagorean literature; Jewish-Hellenistic literature -- VII. The empire -- A. Poetry -- B. Prose: Plutarch; The second Sophistic; Historiographers and periegetes; Prose romance an epistolography; The second sophistic in the later era; Philosophy; The sciences
Control code
ocm00308152
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 921 pages
Isbn
9780815203940
Lccn
65025033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00308152
  • (OCoLC)00308152

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