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Pindar.

Sir Cecil Maurice Bowra

Pindar.

by Sir Cecil Maurice Bowra

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

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    Paginationxvii, 446 p. ;
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22180588M

    George Pindar School. likes. Welcome to our school Facebook page, we aim to keep you posted with all our news and regular ers: K. In addition to Pindar's “A Dissertation on the Olympick Games”and the “Odes of Pindar” this work includes translations of Horace, Euripides, Lucian, and other classical poets. Including The Fourth Odes of the Fourth Book of Horace, Iphigenia in Tauris. A Tragedy.

      'What Pindar catches is the joy beyond ordinary emotions as it transcends and transforms them' —C. M. Bowra Arguably the greatest Greek lyric poet, Pindar ( B.C.) was a controversial figure in fifth-century Greece—a conservative Boiotian aristocrat who studied in Athens and a writer on physical prowess whose interest in the Games was largely Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press’s mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to , Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand technology.

    At the heart of the book is the great poet Pindar of Thebes, best known for his magnificent odes in honor of victors at the Olympic Games and other competitions. Unlike the quintessentially personal genre of modern lyric, these poems were destined for . Peter Pindar (John Wolcot), (Twayne's English authors series, #) by Robert L Vales and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Bowra (translator) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Greek lyric poet Pindar composed odes to celebrate victories at all four Panhellenic his fourteen Olympian Odes, glorifying victors at the Ancient Olympic Games, the First was positioned at the beginning of the collection by Aristophanes of Byzantium since it included praise for the games as well as of Pelops, who first competed at Elis (the polis or city-state in.

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The rest of the book consists of close readings of a dozen odes illustrating different aspects of Pindar’s genius and the wide range of experience that this seemingly limited genre can cover. Written to convey to the general reader the skill and power of Pindar’s poetry, this book assumes no knowledge of the specialist literature.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Pindar. Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Pindar: The Extant Odes of Pindar, Translated Into English, With Introduction and Short Notes (), trans. by Ernest Myers (Gutenberg text) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing.

Additional books from the extended shelves. One of the most celebrated poets of the classical world, Pindar wrote odes for athletes that provide a unique perspective on the social and political life of ancient Greece. Commissioned in honor of successful contestants at the Olympic games and other Panhellenic contests, these odes were Brand: University of California Press.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.Pindar's last surviving work "Pythian 8," which honors the victory of a wrestler from Aegina, was written in B.C.

Pindar is said to have died in Argos about .About The Odes ‘What Pindar catches is the joy beyond ordinary emotions as it transcends and transforms them’ —C. M. Bowra Arguably the greatest Greek lyric poet, Pindar ( B.C.) was a controversial figure in fifth-century Greece—a conservative Boiotian aristocrat who studied in Athens and a writer on physical prowess whose interest in the Games was largely .