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The poems

Author: Callimachus.; Frank J Nisetich
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

This important new verse translation (with introduction and commentary) of the third-century BC poet Callimachus will be indispensable to the serious student, and to all who want to understand why he  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Callimachus; Callimachus; Callimachus.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Callimachus.; Frank J Nisetich
ISBN: 0198147600 9780198147602 0198152248 9780198152248
OCLC Number: 43419664
Language Note: Translated from the ancient Greek.
Description: 300 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Callimachus ; translated by Frank Nisetich.


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The translations of the intact poems (hymns and epigrams) are neat and well crafted; those of the more important fragments are not only careful but illuminatingly glossed, where possible, by Read more...

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