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The Resource Searching for Sappho : the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry, Philip Freeman

Searching for Sappho : the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry, Philip Freeman

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Searching for Sappho : the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry
Title
Searching for Sappho
Title remainder
the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry
Statement of responsibility
Philip Freeman
Title variation
Searching for Sappho
Title variation remainder
the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sapphos surviving poetry
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
"An exploration of the fascinating poetry, life, and world of Sappho, including a complete translation of all her poems, "--Amazon.com
Summary
Presents the life the Greek poet who lived in the sixth century BCE, covering the few details known about her life on the island of Lesbos and providing selections from the papyrus fragments which have been found of her poems
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10471500
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freeman, Philip
Dewey number
884/.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4409
LC item number
.F74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sappho
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sappho
  • Sappho
  • Greek poetry
  • Greek poetry
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry
Label
Searching for Sappho : the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry, Philip Freeman
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-283) 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
Childhood -- Wedding songs -- A mother's love -- Family matters -- Loving women -- The goddess -- Unyielding time -- Epilogue -- The poems of Sappho
Control code
1519823
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxvii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780393242232
Lccn
2015039760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393242232
  • (OCoLC)924683859
Label
Searching for Sappho : the lost songs and world of the first woman poet : including new translations of all of Sappho's surviving poetry, Philip Freeman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-283) 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
Childhood -- Wedding songs -- A mother's love -- Family matters -- Loving women -- The goddess -- Unyielding time -- Epilogue -- The poems of Sappho
Control code
1519823
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxvii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780393242232
Lccn
2015039760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393242232
  • (OCoLC)924683859

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