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The Homeric hymns

Author: Peter McDonald
Publisher: Manchester : FyfieldBooks/Carcanet, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exciting new translation of Ancient Greek text by award-winning poet, critic and university lecturer

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter McDonald
ISBN: 9781784101763 1784101761
OCLC Number: 944433340
Notes: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Description: xxvi, 337 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Homeric Hymns --
Hymn 1 To Dionysus --
Hymn 2 To Demeter --
Hymn 3 To Apollo --
Hymn 4 To Hermes --
Hymn 5 To Aphrodite --
Hymn 6 To Aphrodite --
Hymn 7 To Dionysus --
Hymn 8 To Ares --
Hymn 9 To Atremis --
Hymn 10 To Aphrodite --
Hymn 11 To Athene --
Hymn 12 To Hera --
Hymn 13 To Demeter --
Hymn 14 To the Mother of the Gods --
Hymn 15 To Heracles the Lion-hearted --
Hymn 16 To Asclepius --
Hymn 17 To the Dioscuri --
Hymn 18 To Hermes --
Hymn 19 To Pan --
Hymn 20 To Hephaestus --
Hymn 21 To Apollo --
Hymn 22 To Poseidon --
Hymn 23 To Zeus --
Hymn 24 To Hestia --
Hymn 25 To the Muses and Apollo --
Hymn 26 To Dionysus --
Hymn 27 To Artemis --
Hymn 28 To Athene --
Hymn 29 To Hestia --
Hymn 30 To the Earth, Mother of All --
Hymn 31 To Helios --
Hymn 32 To Selene --
Hymn 33 To the Dioscuri --
(Pseudo-) Herodotus, On Homer (containing Homer's Epigrams) --
Epigram 1 --
Epigram 2 --
Epigram 3 --
Epigram 4 --
Epigram 5 --
Epigram 6 --
Epigram 7 --
Epigram 8 --
Epigram 9 --
Epigram 10 --
Epigram 11 --
Epigram 12 --
Epigram 13 --
Epigram 14 --
Epigram 15 --
Epigram 16 --
Appendices --
1. Demodocus' Song: Odyssey 8: 266 --
366 --
2. Battle of Typhoeus and Zeus: Hesiod, Theogony 820 --
868 --
Notes --
Hymn 1 To Dionysus --
Hymn 2 To Demeter --
Hymn 3 To Apollo --
Hymn 4 To Hermes --
Hymn 5 To Aphrodite --
Hymn 6 To Aphrodite --
Hymn 7 To Dionysus --
Hymn 8 To Ares --
Hymn 9 To Atremis --
Hymn 10 To Aphrodite --
Hymn 11 To Athene --
Hymn 12 To Hera --
Hymn 13 To Demeter --
Hymn 14 To the Mother of the Gods --
Hymn 15 To Heracles the Lion-hearted --
Hymn 16 To Asclepius --
Hymn 17 To the Dioscuri --
Hymn 18 To Hermes --
Hymn 19 To Paw --
Hymn 20 To Hephaestus --
Hymn 21 To Apollo --
Hymn 22 To Poseidon --
Hymn 23 To Zeus --
Hymn 24 To Hestia --
Hymn 25 To the Muses and Apollo --
Hymn 26 To Dionysus --
Hymn 27 To Artemis --
Hymn 28 To Athene --
Hymn 29 To Hestia --
Hymn 30 To the Earth, Mother of All --
Hymn 31 To Helios --
Hymn 32 To Selene --
Hymn 33 To the Dioscuri.
Other Titles: Homeric hymns.
Responsibility: translated Peter McDonald.

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