skip to content
Sappho's leap : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sappho's leap : a novel

Author: Erica Jong
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A novel of ancient Greece tells the story of the epic poet's journeys, loves, and losses.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Biographical fiction
Erotic fiction
Named Person: Sappho; Sappho.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erica Jong
ISBN: 0393057615 9780393057614
OCLC Number: 51203766
Notes: Maps on endpapers.
Description: xix, 316 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Erica Jong.
More information:

Abstract:

At 14, Sappho is seduced by the poet Alcaeus, plots with him to overthrow the dictator of their island and is caught and married to a repellant older man in hope that matrimony will keep her out of  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51203766> # Sappho's leap : a novel
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "51203766" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Place/greece> ; # Greece
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Person/sappho> ; # Sappho.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208755> ; # Egypt.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240834> ; # Greece--Lesbos (Municipality)
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85057201> ; # Greeks--Egypt
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/947546> ; # Greeks
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Event/to_146_b_c> ; # To 146 B.C.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178321> ; # Women poets
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Place/lesbos_greece_municipality> ; # Lesbos (Greece : Municipality)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208380> ; # Greece.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Topic/women_poets> ; # Women poets
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Place/egypt> ; # Egypt
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2003" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Person/jong_erica> ; # Erica Jong
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:description "A novel of ancient Greece tells the story of the epic poet's journeys, loves, and losses."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/18218390> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Erotic fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biographical fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Sappho's leap : a novel"@en ;
   schema:productID "51203766" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51203766#PublicationEvent/new_york_w_w_norton_2003> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Agent/w_w_norton> ; # W.W. Norton
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393057614> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/51203766> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Person/jong_erica> # Erica Jong
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Jong" ;
   schema:givenName "Erica" ;
   schema:name "Erica Jong" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Person/sappho> # Sappho.
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Sappho" ;
   schema:name "Sappho." ;
   schema:name "Sappho" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/18218390#Place/lesbos_greece_municipality> # Lesbos (Greece : Municipality)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Lesbos (Greece : Municipality)" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85057201> # Greeks--Egypt
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Greeks--Egypt"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178321> # Women poets
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women poets"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208380> # Greece.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Greece." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208755> # Egypt.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Egypt." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240834> # Greece--Lesbos (Municipality)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Greece--Lesbos (Municipality)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/947546> # Greeks
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Greeks"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780393057614>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0393057615" ;
   schema:isbn "9780393057614" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.