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The Resource Rediscovering Homer : inside the origins of the epic, Andrew Dalby

Rediscovering Homer : inside the origins of the epic, Andrew Dalby

Label
Rediscovering Homer : inside the origins of the epic
Title
Rediscovering Homer
Title remainder
inside the origins of the epic
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Dalby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A literary portrait of the epic songwriter and poet traces the historical origins of the Odyssey and the Iliad, describing the culture that shaped their first-generation audiences while exploring theories about how both poems were written by a single, female poet
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216588
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
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Dalby, Andrew
Dewey number
883/.01
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4037
LC item number
.D335 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Homer
  • Homer
  • Homer
  • Epic poetry, Greek
  • Folk poetry, Greek
Target audience
adult
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inside the origins of the epic
Label
Rediscovering Homer : inside the origins of the epic, Andrew Dalby
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2005038011.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [233]-246) 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
  • The rediscovery of orality
  • Reading the Iliad and the Odyssey afresh
  • 1: The poems
  • Oral poetry in early Greece
  • The Iliad and history
  • The Odyssey and society
  • 2: The making of the Iliad
  • From Iliad to Odyssey
  • Identifying the poet
  • 3: From oral epic to written classic
Control code
607514
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780393057881
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005038011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780393057881
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780393057881
Label
Rediscovering Homer : inside the origins of the epic, Andrew Dalby
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2005038011.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [233]-246) 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
  • The rediscovery of orality
  • Reading the Iliad and the Odyssey afresh
  • 1: The poems
  • Oral poetry in early Greece
  • The Iliad and history
  • The Odyssey and society
  • 2: The making of the Iliad
  • From Iliad to Odyssey
  • Identifying the poet
  • 3: From oral epic to written classic
Control code
607514
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780393057881
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005038011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780393057881
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780393057881

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