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The Resource The Song of Eros : ancient Greek love poems, translated by Bradley P. Nystrom ; illustrated by Claudette Sherbert Little

The Song of Eros : ancient Greek love poems, translated by Bradley P. Nystrom ; illustrated by Claudette Sherbert Little

Label
The Song of Eros : ancient Greek love poems
Title
The Song of Eros
Title remainder
ancient Greek love poems
Statement of responsibility
translated by Bradley P. Nystrom ; illustrated by Claudette Sherbert Little
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
881/.0108354
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3624.L7
LC item number
S6 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Nystrom, Bradley P
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  • Love poetry, Greek
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Love poetry, Greek
  • Liefde
Summary expansion
This collection of new translations of eighty poems provides a pleasant, thought-provoking reminder of love's vagaries as captured through the wit, charm, and insight of the master poets of antiquity. All the emotions and experiences associated with loverejection, infatuation, ecstasy, desperation, lonelinessare rendered accessible to contemporary readers through this lively, modern, yet faithful English translation of works that date from the seventh century B.C.to the sixth century A.D. Illustrations accompany the poetry of Plato, Sappho, Stratto, Meleagros, and others, capturing both the flavor of the age and the theme of the texts
Label
The Song of Eros : ancient Greek love poems, translated by Bradley P. Nystrom ; illustrated by Claudette Sherbert Little
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44961830
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 115 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585187020
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961830
Label
The Song of Eros : ancient Greek love poems, translated by Bradley P. Nystrom ; illustrated by Claudette Sherbert Little
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44961830
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 115 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585187020
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961830

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