By Diane J. Rayor
Sappho's Lyre is a mix of diligent study and poetic artistry. The translations are according to the newest discoveries of papyri (including "new" Archilochos and Stesichoros) and the newest variants and scholarship. The advent and notes supply ancient and literary contexts that make this old poetry extra obtainable to trendy readers.
Although this publication is essentially geared toward the reader who doesn't be aware of Greek, it'd be a ideal complement to a Greek language direction. it is going to even have broad allure for readers of' old literature, women's stories, mythology, and fanatics of poetry.
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