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Published by The Clarendon press in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Greek poetry -- Translations into English.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by T. F. Higham and C. M. Bowra.
ContributionsHigham, T. F. b. 1890, ed., Bowra, C. M. 1898-1971, joint ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA3622.A2 H5
The Physical Object
Paginationcxii, 781, [1] p.
Number of Pages781
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6375830M
LC Control Number38027322

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This book of translated verse accompanies a counterpart of verse in Ancient Greek. I like this book because it provides a nice translation for anyone interested in some of the best Greek poetry (from such poets as Homer, Archilochus, Aeschylus /5(2). The book offers a vast array of responses to the song, verse, and drama of ancient Greece and Rome, and to poets themselves as varied as Homer, Sappho, Euripides, Virgil, Ovid, and Juvenal. Organized by classical author and text, the book gathers and juxtaposes English versions, sometimes of the same passage or poem, to dramatize the endless renewal of one 5/5(5).   The Oxford Book of Greek Verse in Translation. The Oxford Book of Greek Verse in Translation is an anthology of Greek poetry in English translation. J.R.R. Tolkien is credited with helping with 'Introduction Part II - Greek Poetry in Translation'. Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: "Every piece in the Oxford book of Greek verse is here translated, and the same arrangement of authors and numerations is followed.

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Translations of all the poems in The Oxford Book of Greek Verse, which was published in pp. Gilt lettering and border to front board and spine. Top edges gilt. Left hinge showing, binding a little slack, slight bumping to spine and corners and spine dulled, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Oxford book of Greek verse in translation. Oxford, Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Oxford book of Greek verse in translation. Oxford, Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T F Higham; C M Bowra. No exact match for oxford book of greek verse in translation edited by t f higham and c m bowra. Showing nearby items. Browsing Titles: "The Oxford Book of English Verse, " to "Pacesetters in Innovation" (Include extended shelves). Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Oxford book of Greek verse in translation. Oxford: Clarendon Press,