Last edited by Maumuro
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 | History

4 edition of Three Aeginetan odes of Pindar found in the catalog.

Three Aeginetan odes of Pindar

a commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III & Pythian VIII

by Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer

  • 397 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Aegina Island (Greece)
    • Subjects:
    • Pindar -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Pindar.,
    • Pindar.,
    • Pindar.,
    • Laudatory poetry, Greek -- History and criticism.,
    • Mythology, Greek, in literature.,
    • Odes -- History and criticism.,
    • Athletics in literature.,
    • Games in literature.,
    • Aegina Island (Greece) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA4276 .P54 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 721 p. ;
      Number of Pages721
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL43299M
      ISBN 109004113819
      LC Control Number99037195

      Pythian 1 For Hieron of Aetna Chariot Race B. C. Pythian 2 For Hieron of Syracuse Chariot Race? or Pythian 3 For Hieron of Syracuse Horse Race? B. C. Pythian 4 For Arcesilas of Cyrene Chariot Race B. C. Pythian 5 For Arcesilas of Cyrene Chariot Race B. C. Pythian 6 For Xenocrates of Acragas Chariot Race B. C. Pythian 7 For Megacles of Athens Four-Horse Chariot . The Aeginetan odes of Pindar show traces of a preclassical phase of epic. By “preclassical” I mean a phase that predates the reception of Homeric poetry in Athens during the classical period of the fifth century BCE. A clear sign of such preclassical epic, I argue, is a pattern of coexistence between Homeric and Hesiodic poetry.

      Three Aeginetan Odes of Pindar: A Commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III, and Pythian VIII. Herodotus, too, tells us that after Plataea the Spartan king Pausanias was tempted by an Aeginetan to mutilate the corpse of Mardonius, but found the strength to refuse with noble words of indignation (Herodotus 9. The Poetics of Deixis in Alcman, Pindar, and Other Lyric = Arethusa , , Fenno, Jonathan Brian. 'Praxidamas' crown and the omission at Pindar, Nemean '.

      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 Missing: Aeginetan. Aeginetan odes of Pindar show a particular kinship (pp. 56ff.) is noteworthy. The bibliography is useful and modern. It is clear that valuable insights have already been gained in this short book. They will be enhanced, we may hope, in a further, more detailed application of the author's theories to the elucidation of problems in particular odes.


Share this book
You might also like
Program plans.

Program plans.

The Big Goodbye

The Big Goodbye

Applebys End.

Applebys End.

Congress

Congress

Tradition and formation

Tradition and formation

Rat-borne disease prevention and control.

Rat-borne disease prevention and control.

History of psychology in autobiography

History of psychology in autobiography

American political and social history

American political and social history

Personally Conducted

Personally Conducted

Migrant

Migrant

Peace manoeuvres

Peace manoeuvres

Three Aeginetan odes of Pindar by Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Three Aeginetan Odes of Pindar: A Commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III, and Pythian VIII. A study of three "epinicia" of Pindar, which have in common that they celebrate victories of Aeginetan athletes and that they respond to the contemporary political situation in Aegina and to circumstances of the victory.

A study of three epinicia of Pindar, which have in common that they celebrate victories of Aeginetan athletes and that they respond to the contemporary political situation in Aegina and to circumstances of the victory. The primary objective of this book is to provide an interpretation of each of the three odes as meaningful, coherent works of the literary by: A study of three epinicia of Pindar, which have in common that they celebrate victories of Aeginetan athletes and that they respond to the contemporary political situation in Aegina and to circumstances of the primary objective of this book is to provide an interpretation of each of the three odes as meaningful, coherent works of the literary art.

Three Aeginetan Odes of Pindar. A Commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III, and Pythian VIII. Pfeijffer, Ilja Leonard, But lines of text did not require a book of more than pages; it should have been reduced to less than half that length.

Several times whole chunks are repeated word for word (e.g. p n = p n, 81 n is Author: Stephen Instone. Three Aeginetan Odes of Pindar: A Commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III, and Pythian VIII.

The Odes of Pindar on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(5). Three Aeginetan Odes Of Pindar: A Commentary On Nemean V, Nemean ABAA | Hidden Heritage Recent Discoveries in Georgia Decorative Thucydides and Pindar - Hardcover - Simon Hornblower - Oxford.

three aeginetan odes of pindar A COMMENTARY ON NEMEAN V, NEMEAN III & PYTHIAN VIII A study of three epinicia of Pindar, which have in common that they celebrate victories of Aeginetan athletes and that they respond to the contemporary political situation in.

Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "The Odes Of Pindar" See other formats Missing: Aeginetan. Pindar's Epinician Odes-choral songs extolling victories in the Games at Olympia, Delphi, Nemea and Korinth cover the whole spectrum of the Greek moral order, from earthly competition to /5(7).

Isthmian 5. This is the last of the three poems Pindar composed for the sons of Lampon. Phylacidas, younger brother of Pytheas (celebrated in Nem.

5), had won an Isthmian victory as a boy (celebrated in Isth. As usual in odes to Aeginetan victors, Pindar includes praise of the sons of Aeacus. This chapter investigates the different performances (including reperformances) and audiences of Pindar's Aeginetan odes, one of the two main clusters of Pindaric odes for victors from one locale (the other being Pindar's fifteen odes for Sicilian victors), and the possibility in the case of Aeginetan compositions that a substantial proportion of the audience for one ode might have heard another ode.

Pindar was about twenty years old in BC when he was commissioned by the ruling family in Thessaly to compose his first victory ode (Pythian 10).

He studied the art of lyric poetry in Athens, where his tutor was Lasos of Hermione, and he is also said to Born: c.Cynoscephalae, Boiotia. Pindar has books on Goodreads with ratings. Pindar’s most popular book is The g: Aeginetan.

The odes of Pindar Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

LC copy signed by Walt Whitman on t.p Addeddate Pages: Pindar's Pythian Odes: Essays in Interpretation. Excerpt. This book has grown out of a course of lectures on the Pythian Odes delivered to undergraduates at Oxford over a period of several years. Its method is to examine the structure and content of each ode as a finished work; and a continuous essay on each has seemed to me the most suitable form.

Pindar is the author of The Odes ( avg rating, ratings, 61 reviews, published ), Olympian Odes. Pythian Odes ( avg rating, 65 ratings, 5 /5.

The dates both of the victory and of the ode are uncertain. But as Pherenikos, the horse that won this race at Pytho, is the same that won at Olympia B.C. in honour of which event the First Olympian was written, the victory cannot have been very long before that date, though the language of the ode implies that it was written a good deal later, probably for an anniversary of the g: Aeginetan.

Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer, Three Aeginetan Odes of Pindar. A Commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III, and Pythian VIII. Leiden: Brill,Pp. xii + ISBN DM A study of three epinicia of Pindar, which have in common that they celebrate victories of Aeginetan athletes.

The primary objective of this book is to provide an interpretation of each of the three odes as meaningful, coherent works of the literary art.

Three Aeginetan Odes of Pindar A Commentary on Nemean V, Nemean III, & Pythian VIII. Auteur: Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer. Serie: Mnemosyne supplements. Taal: Engels The primary objective of this book is to provide an interpretation of each of the three odes as meaningful, coherent works of the literary art.

For each ode, it provides a commentary /5(K).Description: A study of three "epinicia" of Pindar, which have in common that they celebrate victories of Aeginetan athletes. The primary objective of this book is to provide an interpretation of each of the three odes as meaningful, coherent works of the literary art.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.