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Sappho, a garland : the poems and fragments of Sappho

Author: Sappho; Jim Powell
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, [1993]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Offers a new translation of the approximately one-twelfth of Sappho's total writing that has survived to the present, and includes brief essays on her life, writing style, and work.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Sappho; Sappho.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sappho; Jim Powell
ISBN: 0374253935 9780374253936 0374524211 9780374524210
OCLC Number: 29510346
Description: 65 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Sappho / A garland --
Afterwords. Sappho of Lesbos --
The text of Sappho's poems --
Sappho's measures --
On translating Sappho.
Other Titles: Poems and fragments of Sappho.
Works.
Responsibility: translated by Jim Powell.

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Offers a new translation of the approximately one-twelfth of Sappho's total writing that has survived to the present, and includes brief essays on her life, writing style, and work.

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