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A Short History of Greek Literature

Jacqueline de Romilly - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 293 pages
Offers profiles of ancient Greek writers, including Homer, Hesiod, Herodotus, Sophocles, Plato, Aristotle, and Plutarch, and traces the development of Greek literature
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The Cambridge History of Classical Literature: Volume 1, Greek Literature ...

P. E. Easterling, Bernard M. W. Knox - History - 1989 - 264 pages
The period from the eighth to the fifth centuries B.C. was one of extraordinary creativity in the Greek-speaking world. Poetry was a public and popular medium, and its ...
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Homer: The Poetry of the Past

Andrew Ford - Poetry - 1994 - 225 pages
Ford here addresses the perennial questions of what poetry is, how it came to be, and what it is for, focusing on the critical moment in Western literature when the heroic ...
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Paideia: The Ideals of Greek Culture: II. In Search of the Divine Centre

Werner Jaeger - Philosophy - 1986 - 460 pages
Werner Jaeger's classic three-volume work, originally published in 1939, is now available in paperback. Paideia, the shaping of Greek character through a union of civilization ...
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