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An anthology of Greek prose

E. S. Forster

An anthology of Greek prose

by E. S. Forster

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Published by University Press in [Manchester] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek prose literature (Selections: Extracts, etc.)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublications of the University of Manchester
    ContributionsWebster, T. B. L. (Thomas Bertram Lonsdale), 1905-1974
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3474 F6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168p.
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26547527M

    BL With Greek texts and English commentary This anthology fills a gap which has been widely felt. It gives students - at sixth-form, undergraduate, or junior graduate level - the opportunity ISBN(s): This anthology is appropriate not only for graduate and undergraduate students in classics but for anyone interested in the transmission of folklore." —Journal of American Folklore " higly readable English translations of a wide variety of Greek texts a solid introduction to the general question of 'popular literature' in the.

    Welcome to the Cambridge Latin Anthology. Welcome to the area of the site we are developing to support the Cambridge Latin Anthology (CLA). Aims of the CLA The CLA provides a wide range of poetry and prose from the Roman world for all those who are keen to . anthology (ăn-thŏl′ə-jē) n. pl. anthologies 1. A collection of literary pieces, such as poems, short stories, or plays. 2. A miscellany, assortment, or catalog, as of complaints, comments, or ideas: "The Irish love their constitution for what it is: an anthology of the clerical-nationalist ideas of " (Economist). [Medieval Greek.

    Greek Literature: An Anthology: Translations from Greek Prose and Poetry (Penguin Classics) by Various and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Greek Anthology is the largest surviving collection of short Greek poems, starting from the earliest poets and going up to Byzantine times. It is primarily based on a compilation of epigrams made by the Byzantine scholar Constantinus Cephalas in the 10th century, with some additions by Maximus Planudes in the late 13th century.


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An anthology of Greek prose by E. S. Forster Download PDF EPUB FB2

This anthology presents over fifty extracts representing all the major Greek prose writers from the fifth century B.C. through to the fourth century A.D: Herodotus, Thucydides, Lysias, Isocrates, Plato, Xenophon, Aristotle, writers from the Hellenistic and Roman periods (including some New Testament and other Greek Christian writers) and many others/5(3).

This anthology presents over fifty extracts representing all the major Greek prose writers from the fifth century B.C. through to the fourth century A.D: Herodotus, Thucydides, Lysias, Isocrates, Plato, Xenophon, Aristotle, writers from the Hellenistic and Roman periods (including some New Testament and other Greek Christian writers) and many others.5/5(1).

The Greek Anthology (Latin: Anthologia Graeca) is a collection of poems, mostly epigrams, that span the Classical and Byzantine periods of Greek of the material of the Greek Anthology comes from two manuscripts, the Palatine Anthology of the 10th century and the Anthology of Planudes (or Planudean Anthology) of the 14th century.

While papyri containing fragments of collections. An Anthology of Greek prose. [D A Russell;] Print book: Greek, Ancient [to ] Designed to benefit students and tutors of the ancient Greek language and literature, this anthology contains over 50 short extracts of the major Greek prose writers from the 5th century BC through Read more Rating: (not yet.

In short, this book is a great anthology of popular greek literature. It was not all Homer and Plato, simple romantic novels were also read and enjoyed.

This book along with "Aesop's Fables" (Oxford World's Classics) by Laura Gibbs give a good foundation of source material to study the interesting tradition of Aesop and his fables/5(4). This anthology fills a gap which has been widely felt.

It gives students--at sixth-form, undergraduate or junior graduate level--the opportunity of sampling a very wide variety of Greek prose texts, chosen to illustrate both development and generic differences.

Each of the passages is accompanied by a short introduction, and there are brief notes explaining difficult words and drawing Pages: This anthology presents over fifty extracts representing all the major Greek prose writers from the fifth century B.C. through to the fourth century A.D.: Herodotus, Thucydides, Lysias, Isocrates, Plato, Xenophon, Aristotle, writers from the Hellenistic and Roman periods (including some New Testament and other Greek Christian writers), and many others.

A good collection of Classical Greek literature, this anthology does a pretty good job of covering a wide range of literature in translation. In this anthology, editor Michael Grant runs the gamut, covering everything from philosophy to history to poetry to literary criticism/5.

The only anthology of its kind, this book will be an essential guide for both students and teachers of Greek literary appreciation and prose composition.

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Along the way, countless lavish illustrations help to bring the stories and characters to life. This book is sure to kindle your child. Greek Anthology, Greek Anthologia Hellēnikē, collection of about 3, Greek epigrams, songs, epitaphs, and rhetorical exercises, mostly in elegiac couplets, that can be dated from as early as the 7th century bce to as late as nucleus of the Anthology is a collection made early in the 1st century bce by Meleager, who called it Stephanos (Greek: “Crown,” or “Collection of.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Forster, E.S. (Edward Seymour), Anthology of Greek prose. [Manchester] Manchester University Press Greek Literature ; an Anthology: Translations from Greek Prose and Poetry.

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Many enjoyed light reading, such as can be found in the pages of this lively anthology /5(10).T he Classical Anthology is a collection of beautiful, inspiring and memorable passages from Greek and Latin literature, each with a translation so that anyone can enjoy them and share them.

It includes anything written in Greek or Latin, from earliest times to the present day. The anthology is for anyone to enjoy and anyone can contribute, whether you have a Doctorate, did Latin for a year at.Greek Anthology Book XII Strato’s Musa Puerilis. Strato, whose name this book bears, lived probably in the reign of has generally been supposed that the whole book is an anthology of poems on this peculiar subject made by him, but it seems more probable to me that Strato published merely a collection of his own poems, and that it was Cephalas or some other Byzantine who inserted.