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Folktale and hero-tale motifs in the odes of Pindar.

Mary Amelia Grant

Folktale and hero-tale motifs in the odes of Pindar.

by Mary Amelia Grant

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Published by University of Kansas Press in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pindar

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 137-142.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19163270M

      The Greek poet Pindar (c. BC) composed victory odes for winners in the ancient Games, including the Olympics. The Odes contain versions of some of the best known Greek myths and are also a valuable source for Greek religion and ed on: Janu Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook ROSSO - Ardente KyA3g5 Radio Stations How To Fix The Music Business Franko’s Podcast Savior Realty Expert Interviews Ask Dr. Wise Podcast Patch Note DiscussionsPages:

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    The Value of Victory in Pindar’s Odes: Gnomai, Cosmology and the Role of the Poet. Mnemosyne Supplement Leiden. Bogatyrev, P. “La chanson populaire du point de vue fonctionnel.” Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar. Lawrence. Greengard, C. The Structure of Pindar’s Epinician Odes. Amsterdam. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Errata slip inserted between p. [6] and [7]Pages:


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Folktale and hero-tale motifs in the odes of Pindar. Lawrence, University of Kansas Press, [i.e. ] (OCoLC) Named Person: Pindar; Pindare; Pindar.; av J -C Pindare; Pindar. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mary A Grant. Folktale and hero-tale motifs in the odes of Pindar. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Pindar; Pindar.

Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Folktale and hero-tale motifs in the odes of Pindar, by MARY A. GRANT. Lawrence: Univer-sity of Kansas Press$ PAGES to of this book offer a series of supplementary entries from the poems of Pindar to Stith Thompson's Index of folklore motifs and represent the accomplishment of the main goal of the book: to show.

One of the most celebrated poets of the classical world, Pindar wrote odes for athletes that provide a unique perspective on the social and political life of ancient Greece. Commissioned in honor of successful contestants at the Olympic games and other Panhellenic contests, these odes were performed in the victors’ hometowns and conferred enduring recognition on their achievements.

New York: Penguin, Gives brief but interesting and useful information on Simonides, Bacchylides, and Pindar. Grant, Mary A. Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar. Lawrence. The Greek poet Pindar, a Boeotian aristocrat who wrote for aristocrats, lived at Thebes, studied at Athens, and stayed in Sicily at the court of Hieron at Syracuse.

His epinicians, choral odes in honor of victors at athletic games, survive almost complete and are divided into four groups, depending upon whether they celebrate victory at the. Odes of Pindar: with several other pieces in prose and verse, translated from the Greek. To which is added A dissertation on the Olympick games.

Folk-Tales in Pindar Mary A. Grant: Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, Cloth, $ [REVIEW] M. Willcock - - The Classical Review 19 (03)Author: J.

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Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to. Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar by Mary A.

Grant Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar by Mary A. Grant (pp. ) Review by: J. Ashton. Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford.

out of 5 stars The Extant Odes of Pindar. Reviewed in the United States on Ma Verified Purchase. Pindar (a/k/a Pindarus) was the poet/minstrel/singer of the original Olympic games in Pre-Christian Greece.

These are interesting bits of antiquity, though many are only fragmentary remnants of the originals. They have powerful /5(7). In a word, the Odes of Pindar are phenomenal poetry and the student of the classical world cannot pass the Odes over, since they embody the spirit of classical Greece; and general lovers of poetry cannot pass the Odes over, simply because they are good by: 3.

Greek Lyric Poetry Selections from the Greek Anthology Theocritus' Coan Pastorals: A Poetry Book. Willis Barnstone, Andrew Sinclair and Gilbert Lawall. Walker. 64(4), pp. – Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar. Mary A. Grant. Hugh E. Pillinger. 64(4), pp.

– Peter Pindar (John Wolcot), (Twayne's English authors series, #) by Robert L Vales and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Folk-tale elements in the Cypria Malcolm Davies.

To refer to this article, please cite it in this way: It is Pindar’s Nemean –90, Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar.

Lawrence, KS. Griffin, J. “The Epic Cycle and the Uniqueness of Homer.”. She published four books. These included Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the “Odes of Pindar”, which was “the first systematic attempt to analyze the folktale and mythological motifs used by one Classical author and to compare them with those of another cultural group, the American Indians,” the first English translation of The Myths.

'What Pindar catches is the joy beyond ordinary emotions as it transcends and transforms them' --C. Bowra Arguably the greatest Greek lyric poet, Pindar ( B.C.) was a controversial figure in fifth-century Greece--a conservative Boiotian aristocrat who studied in Athens and a writer on physical prowess whose interest in the Games was largely philosophical/5(K).

One of the most celebrated poets of the classical world, Pindar wrote odes for athletes that provide a unique perspective on the social and political life of ancient Greece. Commissioned in honor o. Folktale and Hero-Tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar.

Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, POPE, ALEXANDER () Alexander Pope was born in London to a Roman Catholic father who worked as a linen draper. After a sketchy early education Pope could not attend university because of his religious faith.Among the critical studies are John H.

Finley, Jr., Pindar and Aeschylus (), a sensitive exposition of Pindar's use of myth and image; C. M. Bowra, Pindar (), intended as a critical introduction but filled with undiscussed and often unfamiliar allusions; and Mary A.

Grant, Folktale and Hero-tale Motifs in the Odes of Pindar ().Read OLYMPIAN ODES: CHAPTER XIII of The Extant Odes of Pindar by Pindar free of charge on ReadCentral.

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