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The Greek anthology

Burges, George

The Greek anthology

as selected for the use of Westminster, Eton, and other public schools

by Burges, George

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Published by Henry G. Bohn in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Translations into English,
  • Greek poetry

  • Edition Notes

    LC copy from the library of Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

    Statementliterally translated into English prose, chiefly by George Burges ; to which are added metrical versions by Bland, Merrivale and others, and an index of reference to the originals
    SeriesBohn"s classical library
    ContributionsOliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3623.A5 B8 1852
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 518 p. ;
    Number of Pages518
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25198810M
    LC Control Number2012656403

    William Roger Paton, usually cited as W. R. Paton (9 February – 21 April ), was an author and translator of ancient Greek texts and poets, mostly known for his translation of the Greek was of Scottish origin.


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The Greek anthology by Burges, George Download PDF EPUB FB2

The contents of this book is only a small portion of what is called the Greek Anthology which consists in about Greek epigrams (short poems) from the period approximately BC - AC.5/5(4). The Greek Anthology ('Gathering of Flowers') is the name given to a collection of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but usually not epigrammatic) by about composers.

To the collection (called 'Stephanus', wreath or garland) made and contributed to by Meleager of Gadara (1st century BCE) was added another by Philippus of Thessalonica (late 1st century CE), a third by Diogenianus 5/5(1). The Greek Anthology contains some 4, short Greek poems in the sparkling and diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred poets and collected over many centuries.5/5(2).

The Greek Anthology is the famous collection of some poems assembled by Byzantine scholars nearly a thousand years ago. The poems, drawn from all over the Greek-speaking world, range from the seventh century B.C.

through to the renaissance of greek culture in Byzantintium during the sixth century A.D/5(8). THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY(77) _'The Spectator,' _ Shelley, himself a translator of one of the best known of the epigrams of the Anthology, has.

A good measure for the scale of a Greek ANTHOLOGY is that it could serve as a standalone follow-up to the 'Reading Greek' introductory course, with enough material to provide the equivalent of a two- or even three-year university reading program (alongside advanced language work, and complete works being read in translation)/5(9).

Page 95 - God granted him to be a boy for the sixth part of his life, and adding a twelfth part to this, He clothed his cheeks with down; He lit him the light of wedlock after a seventh part, and five years after his marriage He granted him a son.

Alas. late-born wretched child; after attaining the measure of half his father's life, chill Fate took him. The Greek Anthology, With an English Translation. Help with reading books -- Report a bad link -- Suggest a new listing. Home -- Search -- New Listings -- Authors -- Titles -- Subjects -- Serials.

Books -- News -- Features -- Archives -- The Inside Story. The Greek anthology book Edited by John Mark Ockerbloom ([email protected]). Imprint varies. Greek and English on opposite pages. Vol. 1 contains Books I-VI; vol.

2, Books VII-VIII; vol. 3, Book IX; vol. IV, Books X-XII; Vol. V, Books XIII-XVI. "A chronological list of the more important books containing verse translations from the Greek anthology": v.

1, p. xiii-xv. Greek Anthology Book VI The Dedicatory Epigrams. The sources in this book are much more mixed up than in the preceding, and there are not any very long sequences from one source. From Meleager’s Stephanus come, including doubtless a number of isolated epigrams, 1–4, 13–15, 34–35, 43–53, The Greek anthology book, –,–, –8, –9, –, –, –, –; from.

The Greek anthology Volume 5 [Anonymous] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages5/5(1).

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.

The Greek Anthology ('Gathering of Flowers') is the name given to a collection of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but usually not epigrammatic) by about composers. The Greek Anthology contains some 4, Greek poems in the sparkling, diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred composers, collected over centuries, and arranged by subject.

This Loeb edition replaces the earlier edition by W. Paton, with a Greek. Book IX —Philippus Of Thessalonica. The child, treading on the frozen stream of Thracian Hebrus, did not escape death; but when he slipped into the river, now less solidly frozen, his tender neck was cut through by the ice.

The rest of his body was carried away, but the head which remained on the ice gave of necessity cause for a funeral. The National Endowment for the Humanities, Google Digital Humanities Awards Program provided support for entering this text.

This text was converted to electronic form by optical character recognition and has been proofread to a high level of accuracy. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike. The Greek Anthology. with an English Translation by. Paton. London. William Heinemann Ltd.

The National Endowment for the Humanities, Google Digital Humanities Awards Program provided support for entering this text. Page xiii - Collections from the Greek Anthology, and from the Pastoral, Elegiac, and Dramatic Poets of Greece.

Appears in 52 books from Page - THEOPHRASTUS: ENQUIRY INTO PLANTS. The Anthology of Planudes (also called Planudean Anthology, in Latin Anthologia Planudea or sometimes in Greek Ἀνθολογία διαφόρων ἐπιγραμμάτων "Anthology of various epigrams", from the first line of the manuscript), is an anthology of Greek epigrams and poems compiled by Maximus Planudes, a Byzantine grammarian and theologian, based on the Anthology of Cephalas.

The Greek anthology, Volume 4 Loeb classical library The Greek anthology, William Roger Paton: Translated by: William Roger Paton: Publisher: W. Heinemann, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

The Greek Anthology (Gathering of Flowers) is a collection over centuries of some short Greek poems (called epigrams but seldom epigrammatic) by about composers. Meleager of Gadara (first century BCE), an outstanding contributor, also assembled the Stephanus (Garland), a compilation fundamental to the Anthology.

The Greek Anthology ('Gathering of Flowers') is the name given to a collection of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but usually not epigrammatic) by about composers. To the collection (called 'Stephanus', wreath or garland) made and contributed to by Meleager of Gadara (1st century BCE) was added another by Philippus of Thessalonica (late 1st century CE), a third by Diogenianus.

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books eBook - FREE. Get this book in print Volume 5 of The Greek Anthology: In Five Volumes, W. Paton The Greek anthology, William Roger Paton: Translated by: William Roger Paton: Edition: reprint.

This book, which traces the fortunes of the Greek Anthology in northern Europe, comprises a formidable list of writers: neo-Latin for the Netherlands (beginning with Erasmus) and both neo-Latin and vernacular for France (ending with Chémier), who translated or imitated one or more of the epigrams in the Anthology.

In his introduction, James Hutton addresses the history of Greek studies in France and. 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.

Maximus Planudes (Greek: Μάξιμος Πλανούδης, Máximos Planoúdēs; c. – c. ) was a Byzantine Greek monk, scholar, anthologist, translator, mathematician, grammarian and theologian at Constantinople. Through his translations from Latin into Greek and from Greek into Latin he brought the Greek East and the Latin West into closer contact with one another.

The Greek Anthology ("Gathering of Flowers") is the name given to a collection of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but usually not epigrammatic) by about composers.

To the collection (called "Stephanus," wreath or garland) made and contributed to by Meleager of Gadara (1st century BCE) was added another by Philippus of Thessalonica (late 1st century CE), a third by Diogenianus. The Greek Anthology is an unusual text with roots in an anthology of epigrams first compiled by Meleager of Gadara in the 1st century BCE and supplemented over the centuries by various editors/compilers until it contained over 4, poems of various length and/5.

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No thanks. Try the new Google Books. eBook - FREE. Get this book in print. AbeBooks; On Demand Books; Amazon; Find in a library The Greek Anthology, Volume 1 No preview available. The Greek Anthology is one of the great books of European literature, "a garden containing the flowers and weeds of years of Greek epigram." Cameron's study adds a wealth of new information about its growth over an even longer period, from the earliest papyrus anthologies down to the rediscovery of the Palatine Anthology (AP), our principal source for the entire history of Greek Price: $   Greek and English on opposite pages Vol.

1 contains Books I-VI; vol. 2, Books VII-VIII; vol. 3, Book IX; vol. IV, Books X-XII; Vol. V, Books XIII-XVI "A chronological list of the more important books containing verse translations from the Greek anthology": v. 1, p. xiii-xv. Greek Anthology, Book 9 epigrams ,translated by THE DECLAMATORY EPIGRAMS: This selection from Book 9 of the Greek Anthology contains all the epigrams written before the middle of the first century A.D., as listed in three editions: (H) &"The Greek Anthology: Hellenistic Epigrams" (Ph) &"The Greek Anthology: The Garland.

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.

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Poems From The Greek Anthology book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Poems from the Greek Anthology/5. The desire it manifests is fairly strictly heterosexual (though there are exceptions, e.g.,78,); this restriction is due not to ancient anthologists but rather to Cephalas, who (with some inaccuracy) separated homoerotic poems into what has now become Book 12 of the Greek Anthology.

Greek Anthology, Volume I book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Greek Anthology ('Gathering of Flowers') is the name given /5.

Preface ; A chronological list of the more important books containing verse translation from the Greek anthology ; Book I. Christian epigrams ; Book II. Christodorus of Thebes in Egypt ; Book III. The Cyzicene epigrams ; Book IV.

The Proems of the different anthologies ; Book V. The amatory epigrams ; Book. Get this from a library. The Greek Anthology. [W R Paton; Michael A Tueller;] -- "The Greek Anthology contains some 4, short Greek poems in the sparkling and diverse genre of epigram, written by more than a hundred poets and collected over many centuries.

To the original. Greek poetry -- Translations into English, English poetry -- Translations from Greek Publisher New York G.P. Putnam's sons Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language English Volume 2Pages:.

The Greek Anthology, Volume II: Book 7: Sepulchral Epigrams. Book 8: The Epigrams of St. Gregory the Theologian The Greek Anthology (“Gathering of Flowers”) is the name given to a collection of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but .OCLC Number: Notes: Epigrams in Greek with English translations on facing pages.

Imprint varies. "A chronological list of the more important books containing verse translations from the Greek anthology": v. 1, p. xiii-xv."The Greek Anthology" ("Gathering of Flowers") is the name given to a collection over many centuries of about short Greek poems (called epigrams but usually not epigrammatic) by about Meleager of Gadara (first century BCE), an outstanding contributor, also assembled the "Stephanus "("Garland"), a compilation fundamental to the Anthology.