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Greek anthology

by Lord Neaves

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Published by J.B. Lippincott & Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek anthology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lord Neaves.
    SeriesAncient classics for English readers [v. 20]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3606.A6 A42 1874
    The Physical Object
    Pagination210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6925013M
    LC Control Number03005752
    OCLC/WorldCa8592146

      The Greek Anthology (“Gathering of Flowers”) is the name given to a collection of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but usually not epigrammatic) by about composers. To the collection (called “Stephanus”, wreath or garland) made and contributed to by Meleager of Gadara (1st century BCE) was added another by Philippus of Thessalonica (late 1st century CE), a third by Brand: Harvard. The Greek Anthology is a treasure of the ancient world, sixteen books of poems, amatory, religious, elegiac, and satirical, written over the course of more than a millennium. And now at last the legendary Book XVII has surfaced. As full of poems that are delightfully unlike each other as Books I .

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      The Greek Anthology, the baggy florilegium in which most Greek epigrams were transmitted from antiquity, is the very embodiment of literary history, with its contingencies and accidents. This preoccupation with a work’s bibliographical information, with the . Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology by J. W. Mackail. of the book of Greek life. How slight the material is in which this picture is drawn becomes plain the moment we turn from these epigrams, however delicate and graceful, to the great writers. Yet the very study of the lesser.


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Peter Jay's selection from the Greek Anthology is, to me, an almost inexhaustible book. The some epigrams, short poems, inscriptions, and epitaphs of the original collection have been whittled down to aboutorganized by era, and then again by ascribed author.5/5(4).

The Greek Anthology, With an English Translation. Title: The Greek Anthology, With an English Translation: Translator: Paton, W. (William Roger), Look for editions of this book at your library, or elsewhere.

Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. A good measure for the scale of a Greek ANTHOLOGY is that it could serve as a standalone follow-up to the 'Reading Greek' introductory course, with enough material to provide the equivalent of a two- or even three-year university reading program (alongside advanced language work, and complete works being read in translation)/5(9).

The Greek Anthology. with an English Translation by. Paton. London. William Heinemann Ltd. The National Endowment for the Humanities, Google Digital Humanities Awards Program provided Greek anthology book for entering this text.

The Greek Anthology. with an English Translation by. Paton. London. William Heinemann Ltd. The National Endowment for the Humanities, Google Digital Humanities Awards Program provided support for entering this text.

Greek and English on opposite pages Vol. 1 contains Books I-VI; vol. 2, Books VII-VIII; vol. 3, Book IX; vol. IV, Books X-XII; Vol. V, Books XIII-XVI "A chronological list of the more important books containing verse translations from the Greek anthology": v.

1, p. xiii-xv Addeddate Bookplateleaf Call number PAA2. The Greek Anthology is the largest surviving collection of short Greek poems, starting from the earliest poets and going up to Byzantine times.

It is primarily based on a compilation of Greek anthology book made by the Byzantine scholar Constantinus Cephalas in the 10th century, with some additions by Maximus Planudes in the late 13th century.

Greek Anthology Book XII Strato’s Musa Puerilis. Strato, whose name this book bears, lived probably in the reign of has generally been supposed that the whole book is an anthology of poems on this peculiar subject made by him, but it seems more probable to me that Strato published merely a collection of his own poems, and that it was Cephalas or some other Byzantine who inserted.

Book IX —Philippus Of Thessalonica. The child, treading on the frozen stream of Thracian Hebrus, did not escape death; but when he slipped into the river, now less solidly frozen, his tender neck was cut through by the ice. The rest of his body was carried away, but the head which remained on the ice gave of necessity cause for a funeral.

THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY(77) _'The Spectator,' _ Shelley, himself a translator of one of the best known of the epigrams of the Anthology, has borne emphatic. Greek Anthology, Book 9 epigrams ,translated by THE DECLAMATORY EPIGRAMS: This selection from Book 9 of the Greek Anthology contains all the epigrams written before the middle of the first century A.D., as listed in three editions: (H) &"The Greek Anthology: Hellenistic Epigrams" (Ph) &"The Greek Anthology: The Garland of.

The Greek Anthology (Gathering of Flowers) is a collection over centuries of some short Greek poems (called epigrams but seldom epigrammatic) by about composers.

Meleager of Gadara (first century BCE), an outstanding contributor, also assembled the Stephanus (Garland), a compilation fundamental to the Anthology. The Greek Anthology is an unusual text with roots in an anthology of epigrams first compiled by Meleager of Gadara in the 1st century BCE and supplemented over the centuries by various editors/compilers until it contained over 4, poems of various length and/5.

The Greek Anthology is the famous collection of some poems assembled by Byzantine scholars nearly a thousand years ago. The poems, drawn from all over the Greek-speaking world, range from the seventh century B.C. through to the renaissance of greek culture in Byzantintium during the sixth century A.D/5.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. In book publishing, an anthology is a collection of literary works chosen by the compiler; it may be a collection of plays, poems, short stories, songs or excerpts by different authors.

In genre fiction, the term "anthology" typically categorizes collections of shorter works such as short stories and short novels, by different authors, each featuring unrelated casts of characters and settings.

Paton’s Greek Anthology contains 10 volumes of Greek epigrams and other poetry. These poems come from three ancient Greek sources—The Garland of Meleager, The Garland of Philippus and The Cycle of Agathias—and contain the works of over Greek anthology includes poetry from well-known poets, such as Lucian, Plato, Rufinus, Agathias Scholasticus, and Emperor Hadrian, as.

Greek Anthology, Greek Anthologia Hellēnikē, collection of about 3, Greek epigrams, songs, epitaphs, and rhetorical exercises, mostly in elegiac couplets, that can be dated from as early as the 7th century bce to as late as nucleus of the Anthology is a collection made early in the 1st century bce by Meleager, who called it Stephanos (Greek: “Crown,” or “Collection of.

: A Greek Anthology (Reading Greek) () by Of Classical Teachers, Joint Association and a great selection of similar New, Used and /5(9). Page 95 - God granted him to be a boy for the sixth part of his life, and adding a twelfth part to this, He clothed his cheeks with down; He lit him the light of wedlock after a seventh part, and five years after his marriage He granted him a son.

Alas. late-born wretched child; after attaining the measure of half his father's life, chill Fate took him. DOUGLAS, NORMAN. Birds and Beasts of the Greek Anthology.

[Florence], p. Frontis. Blue paper-covered boards, paper spine label. Binding considerably soiled and spotted, extremities well worn. One of numbered copies, signed by Douglas. Woolf A25a.

Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller Get this from a library! The Greek Anthology. [W R Paton; Michael A Tueller;] -- "The Greek Anthology contains some 4, short Greek poems in the sparkling and diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred poets and collected over many centuries.

To the original.The Greek anthology, Volume 4 Loeb classical library The Greek anthology, William Roger Paton: Translated by: William Roger Paton: Publisher: W. Heinemann, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.