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The Resource Readings on Homer, Don Nardo, book editor

Readings on Homer, Don Nardo, book editor

Label
Readings on Homer
Title
Readings on Homer
Statement of responsibility
Don Nardo, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nardo, Don
Series statement
The Greenhaven Press literary companion to world authors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homer
  • Epic poetry, Greek
Label
Readings on Homer, Don Nardo, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Homer's epic style / Jasper Griffin -- Homer's use of imagery, symbols, and formulas / Cedric H. Whitman -- Homeric honor and cultural values / J. Frank Papovich -- Homer's view of the gods as divinity Walter F. Otto -- Homer's attitude toward death / Seth L. Schein -- The story of the Iliad / Edith Hamilton -- The Iliad and the heroic ideal / by Michael Grant -- Achilles: an exceptional hero gains self-awareness / M.S. Silk -- Helen: a prisoner of her own beauty / Rachel Bespaloff -- Force as the central concept of the Iliad / Simone Weil -- The story told by the Odyssey / Mark P.O. Morford and Robert J. Lenardon -- How the Odyssey differs in shape and character from the Iliad / C.M. Bowra -- Homer's accurate depiction of seafaring in the Odyssey / Ernle Bradford -- Crime and punishment in the Odyssey / George Dimock -- Why does wise Penelope act so rashly? / Frederick M. Combellack -- Deception used for comic effect in the Odyssey / Reynold Z. Burrows
Control code
321440
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781565106390
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97009458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565106390
  • (Sirsi) ABQ-4436
Label
Readings on Homer, Don Nardo, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-172) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Homer's epic style / Jasper Griffin -- Homer's use of imagery, symbols, and formulas / Cedric H. Whitman -- Homeric honor and cultural values / J. Frank Papovich -- Homer's view of the gods as divinity Walter F. Otto -- Homer's attitude toward death / Seth L. Schein -- The story of the Iliad / Edith Hamilton -- The Iliad and the heroic ideal / by Michael Grant -- Achilles: an exceptional hero gains self-awareness / M.S. Silk -- Helen: a prisoner of her own beauty / Rachel Bespaloff -- Force as the central concept of the Iliad / Simone Weil -- The story told by the Odyssey / Mark P.O. Morford and Robert J. Lenardon -- How the Odyssey differs in shape and character from the Iliad / C.M. Bowra -- Homer's accurate depiction of seafaring in the Odyssey / Ernle Bradford -- Crime and punishment in the Odyssey / George Dimock -- Why does wise Penelope act so rashly? / Frederick M. Combellack -- Deception used for comic effect in the Odyssey / Reynold Z. Burrows
Control code
321440
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781565106390
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97009458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565106390
  • (Sirsi) ABQ-4436

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