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Dithyrambs of Pindar

M. J. H. van der Weiden

Dithyrambs of Pindar

introduction, text, and commentary

by M. J. H. van der Weiden

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Published by J.C. Gieben in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece.
    • Subjects:
    • Pindar -- Criticism, Textual.,
    • Laudatory poetry, Greek -- Criticism, Textual.,
    • Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri),
    • Lost literature -- Greece.,
    • Dithyramb.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementM.J.H. van der Weiden.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA4276 .W45 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 242 p. ;
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1658583M
      ISBN 109050630677
      LC Control Number91220794

        Pindar, ? BCE? BCE: Translator: Myers, Ernest, Title: The Extant Odes of Pindar Translated with Introduction and Short Notes by Ernest Myers Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Pindar -- Translations into English Subject: Laudatory poetry, Greek. Pindar, the greatest lyric poet of ancient Greece and the master of epinicia, choral odes celebrating victories achieved in the Pythian, Olympic, Isthmian, and Nemean games. Pindar was of noble birth, possibly belonging to a Spartan family, the Aegeids, though the evidence for this is inconclusive.

      Pindar's Prosodia and the Classification of Pindaric Papyrus of one or two books,2 not to say of the Dithyrambs (14 pages from two books), the Threnoi (9 pages book of Pindar's Paeans, significant doubts about the classification of many of the fragments had been. The central part of the book covering more than pages is a new edition of the fragments of Pindar’s paeans and the scholia one by one, each followed by a detailed critical apparatus, an English translation and an interpretative essay addressing textual problems, difficulties of interpretation in general, place and date of performance.

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Dithyrambs of Pindar by M. J. H. van der Weiden Download PDF EPUB FB2

Pindar. The dithyramb, whose origins are obscure, is first mentioned in connection with drunken revelry in celebration of Dionysus in the mid-seventh century b.c. by Archilochus (fr. West). Around b.c. Arion is credited with introducing formal improvements and a circular chorus at Corinth (where at Ol.

–19 Pindar says the dithyramb was invented), while around b.c. Lasus of. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Race provides brief introductions to each ode and full explanatory footnotes, offering the reader invaluable guidance to these often difficult poems. His new Loeb Pindar also contains a helpfully annotated edition and translation of significant fragments, including hymns, paeans, Dithyrambs of Pindar book, maiden songs, and dirges/5(5).

The Dithyrambs of Pindar: Introduction, Text, and Commentary (English and Greek Edition) [M. Van Der Weiden] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 26 27 EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags)Pages: The end of the book traces Pindar’s fortunes in the 17th and 18th centuries: as a shuttlecock in the Querelle des anciens et des modernes, as a model for a patriotic effusion on the mythical sinking of the Moniteur (more mendacious than anything Pindar ever said on behalf of tyrants such as Hieron or Arcesilas), imitated by Gryphius.

Ode 15 (Dithyramb 1) The Sons of Antenor, or The Demand for Helen's Return Ode 16 (Dithyramb 2) [Heracles (or Deianeira?), for the Delphians] Ode 17 (Dithyramb 3) Youths, or Theseus Ode 18 (Dithyramb 4) Theseus [for the Athenians] Ode 19 (Dithyramb 5) Io: for the Athenians Ode 20 (Dithyramb 6) Idas: for the Lacedaemonians.

Race provides brief introductions to each ode and full explanatory footnotes, offering the reader invaluable guidance to these often difficult poems. His new Loeb Pindar also contains a helpfully annotated edition and translation of significant fragments, including hymns, paeans, dithyrambs, maiden songs, and dirges.

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.

Pindar (c. BCE), highly esteemed as lyric poet by the ancients, commemorates in complex verse the achievements of athletes and powerful rulers at the four great Panhellenic festivals -- the Olympic, Pythian, Nemean, and Isthmian games -- against a backdrop of divine favor, human failure, heroic legend, and aristocratic Greek ethos.

Pindar has books on Goodreads with ratings. Pindar’s most popular book is The Odes. Until a century ago, the fifth-century Greek poet Bacchylides was known only by nonsequential lines buried as quotations in the writings of other ancient authors. With the discovery in of a papyrus containing his work, 1, lines were reassembled and the poems of Bacchylides finally began to take shape for the modern reader.

Slavitt argues in the Introduction to this collection that. Olympian Odes. Pythian Odes book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Of the Greek lyric poets, Pindar (ca. BCE) was /5. Abstract:The study explores Hellenistic readers’ reception of archaic and classical lyric poetry by using Pindar’s dithyrambs as a representative test case.

The ‘horizons of expectations’ in the Hellenistic era, it is argued, were influenced not only by ancient lyric poetry per se but also by the commentaries that accompanied the lyric corpora, by Hellenistic theorizing about the voice Author: Tom Phillips.

A dithyramb was a choral hymn sung by fifty men or boys, under the leadership of an exarchon, to honor dithyramb became a feature of Greek tragedy and is considered by Aristotle to be the origin of Greek tragedy, passing first through a satyric phase. Introduction. Braswell, A Commentary on the Fourth Pythian Ode of Pindar (Berlin ); A Commentary on Pindar Nemean One (Fribourg ); A Commentary on Pindar Nemean Nine (Berlin ).

Bury, The Nemean Odes of Pindar (London ); The Isthmian Odes of Pindar (London ). Cannatà Fera, Pindarus: Threnorum Fragmenta (Rome ).

Carey, A Commentary on. Epinician Odes and Dithyrambs of Bacchylides Translated by David R. Slavitt. pages | 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 Cloth | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ "Slavitt has an astonishing knack for making classical poetry readable and, above all, experienceable.

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This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The dithyramb (Ancient Greek: διθύραμβος, dithyrambos) was an ancient Greek hymn sung and danced in honour of Dionysus, the god of wine and fertility; the term was also used as an epithet of the god: Plato, in The Laws, while discussing various kinds of music mentions "the birth of Dionysos, called, I think, the dithyramb." Plato also remarks in the Republic that dithyrambs are the.

Book Description Hardcover. Condition: New. annotated edition. Hardcover. Of the Greek lyric poets, Pindar (c BC) was by far the greatest for the magnificence of his inspiration in Quintilian's view; Horace judged him sure to win Apollo's laurels/5(60).

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