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The Greek poets : Homer to the present

Author: Peter Constantine; Robert Haas; et al
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An extensive volume of Greek poetry includes more than one thousand entries spanning three millenia and many diverse traditions, in an anthology that includes works by such classic and modern writers as Sappho, Pindar, and Seferis.
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Genre/Form: Greek poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Anthologie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Constantine; Robert Haas; et al
ISBN: 9780393060836 0393060837 9780393340976 039334097X
OCLC Number: 317919840
Description: xxxiii, 692 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Classical antiquity --
Byzantium --
Early modern --
Twentieth century.
Responsibility: edited by Peter Constantine ... [et al.] ; introduction by Robert Hass.

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Constantine has collected 3,000 years of the greatest Greek poetry, all exquisitely translated and assembled in a handsome volume that is sure to be a modern classic.  Read more...

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You can't do better than this . . . a rich, long draft of the greatest unbroken poetic tradition in the Western World. This is a treasure house to be visited and revisited.--George Steiner

 
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