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shadow of Callimachus

R. L. Hunter

shadow of Callimachus

studies in the reception of Hellenistic poetry at Rome

by R. L. Hunter

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Callimachus -- Appreciation -- Rome,
  • Greek poetry, Hellenistic -- Appreciation -- Rome

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-156) and indexes

    StatementRichard Hunter
    SeriesRoman literature and its contexts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3945.Z5 H86 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 162 p. ;
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17211110M
    ISBN 109780521871181, 9780521691796
    LC Control Number2006023475

      Through a series of critical readings this book builds a picture of the Roman reaction to, and adoption of, the Greek poetry of the last three pre-Christian centuries. Although the poetry of the greatest figure of Greek poetry after Alexander, Callimachus of Cyrene, and his contemporaries stands at the heart of the book, the individual studies embrace the full scope of what remains of Hellenistic › books › hunter. Acosta-Hughes, Benjamin. ‘Callimachus, Hipponax and the Persona of the Iambographer.’ MD 37, , Acosta-Hughes, Benjamin. Polyeideia. The Iambi of › site › hellenisticbibliography › hellenistic › callimachus.

      Family and early life. Callimachus was of Libyan Greek origin. He was born and raised in Cyrene, as member of a distinguished family, his parents being Mesatme (or Mesatma) and Battus, supposed descendant of the first Greek king of Cyrene, Battus I, through whom Callimachus claimed to be a descendant of the Battiad dynasty, the Libyan Greek monarchs that ruled Cyrenaica for eight › info › Callimachus. For these reasons a study of the six hymns together is a desideratum. An additional reason is that Callimachus' collection of six hymns is very likely to have been an authorially arranged poetry book, quite possibly the earliest such book that we have intact; therefore, it allows a unique perspective on the evolution of the :// › Callimachus-Hymns-Susan-Stephens › dp ›

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Although the poetry of the greatest figure of Greek poetry after Alexander, Callimachus of Cyrene, and his contemporaries stands at the heart of the book, the individual studies embrace the full scope of what remains of Hellenistic poetry, both high literary productions and the more marginal poetry, such as that in honour of the great goddess  › Kindle Store › Kindle eBooks › Literature & Fiction.

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Although the greatest figure of Greek poetry after Alexander, Callimachus of › details › trent_ Foreword 'A big book,' said Callimachus the Alexandrian poet, 'is a big evil!' On the whole I feel inclined to share this view.

If, therefore, I venture to put the present volume before the reader, it is because, as evils go, this book is a minor :// › ebook › c57bbcf84b9dea   Kallimakhos (Καλλίμαχος; født ca.død ca. ) var fra den greske bystaten Kyrene i Kyrenaika (dagens Libya).

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The Shadow of Callimachus [Elektronisk resurs] Studies in the reception of Hellenistic poetry at Rome / Richard Hunter. Hunter, Richard. (författare) ISBN Publicerad: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Engelska 1 online resource ( p.) › bib ›   Callimachus (Greek: polytonic|Καλλίμαχος, BC/ BC BC) was a native of the Greek colony of Cyrene, was a noted poet, critic and scholar of the Library of Alexandria and enjoyed the patronage of ancient Egypt ian Greek Pharaoh s Ptolemy II Philadelphus and Ptolemy III gh he was never made chief librarian, he was responsible for producing the › › enwiki ›   Benedetto, Giovanni.

“Callimachus and the Atthidographers,” in Brill's Companion to Callimachus, edited by Benjamin Acosta-Hughes, Luigi Lehnus, and Susan Stephens Leiden: Brill. Blum, Rudolf. Kallimachos. The Alexandrian Library and the Origins of Bibliography. Translated by Hans H. › callimachus-aetia › bibliography.

Callimachus (Ancient Greek: Καλλίμαχος, Kallimachos; /– BC [1]) was a native of the Greek colony of Cyrene, Libya. [2] He was a noted poet, critic and scholar at the Library of Alexandria and enjoyed the patronage of the Egyptian–Greek Pharaohs Ptolemy II Philadelphus [3] and Ptolemy III gh he was never made chief librarian, he was responsible for › Callimachus › en-en.

The Works of Hesiod, Callimachus, and Theognis Hesiod, Callimachus, Theognis, Sir Charles Abraham Elton, Henry William Tytler H.G. Bohn, - Theognis - pages › books › about › The_Works_of. Thales wrote no book, except possibly one called Nautical Star-guide,and even the authorship of this was disputed in an-cient times.

My source here is Chapter II, “Thales of Miletus,” of Kirk, Raven, and Schofield, The Presocratic Philosophers [, pp. – ]. The whole book is based on quotations of ancient › ~dpierce › Talks › Miletus ›   the beginning of book two onwards as he begins to move away from the intensely personal poetry of book one on his journey to becoming the Roman Callimachus as he presents himself in book four.

It focuses on four poems –, and – and argues that the landscapes depicted therein › › 2 ›. The shadow of Callimachus: studies in the reception of Hellenistic poetry at Rome Richard Hunter (Roman literature and its contexts) Cambridge University Press, hbk: › ncid › BA  A recent book on Callimachus (Meillier, Claude, Callimaque et son Temps, Lillenow gives a more detailed analysis of the poem (pp.

and notes). Since the author's conclusions differ from my own, I have postponed a discussion of them until the end of the article, rather than trying to deal with each point as it :// › core › journals › ramus ›.Studies of epyllion have largely been limited to texts in dactylic hexameter.

Certain elegiac poems, however, are similar to these epyllia in style and theme. Using Callimachus’ Victoria Berenices as a case study, this paper argues that these elegiac poems have a place in the conclusions and investigations of epyllion.

After situating the Victoria Berenices relative to previous epinician › aitia ›