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Discovered in an Egyptian papyrus in 1896 the lyrics of Bacchylides are one of the great treasures of Greek poetry These exuisite choral odes celebrate victories in the Pythian Isthmian Nemean and Olympic games and chronicle the classical gods and heroes elouently revealing to us the spirit and world of Golden Age Greece The poems are brilliantly translated by Robert Fagles recently hailed by Garry Wills in the New Yorker as the best living translator of ancient Greek drama lyric poetry and epic into modern English First published in 1961 the book now includes a new translator's note by FaglesFagles has produced a work which is at once a faithful translation of Bacchylides in the fullest sense and something which stands and lives in its own right as a work of art―Sir Maurice Bowra from the ForewordFagles has createda musical and craftsmanly series of verses As a translator Fagles has the merits ofkeeping the lilting rhythms of Bacchylides alive in one's earand unearthing metaphors behind faded Greek words of splitting the strings of compound adjectives into pungent clauses which lose nothing in color but make coordinated English―Emily Vermeule American Journal of PhilologyThe beauty richness and classic uality of Mr Fagles's unrhymed verse make this translation a creative work and a valuable contribution to English letters―Rae Dalven Poetry.

complete mobile poems book Complete Poems PDF/EPUBDiscovered in an Egyptian papyrus in 1896 the lyrics of Bacchylides are one of the great treasures of Greek poetry These exuisite choral odes celebrate victories in the Pythian Isthmian Nemean and Olympic games and chronicle the classical gods and heroes elouently revealing to us the spirit and world of Golden Age Greece The poems are brilliantly translated by Robert Fagles recently hailed by Garry Wills in the New Yorker as the best living translator of ancient Greek drama lyric poetry and epic into modern English First published in 1961 the book now includes a new translator's note by FaglesFagles has produced a work which is at once a faithful translation of Bacchylides in the fullest sense and something which stands and lives in its own right as a work of art―Sir Maurice Bowra from the ForewordFagles has createda musical and craftsmanly series of verses As a translator Fagles has the merits ofkeeping the lilting rhythms of Bacchylides alive in one's earand unearthing metaphors behind faded Greek words of splitting the strings of compound adjectives into pungent clauses which lose nothing in color but make coordinated English―Emily Vermeule American Journal of PhilologyThe beauty richness and classic uality of Mr Fagles's unrhymed verse make this translation a creative work and a valuable contribution to English letters―Rae Dalven Poetry.

✑ Complete Poems pdf ✓ Author Bacchylides – Anglo-saxon.co Discovered in an Egyptian papyrus in 1896 the lyrics of Bacchylides are one of the great treasures of Greek poetry These exuisite choral odes celebrate victories in the Pythian Isthmian Nemean and OlyDiscovered in an Egyptian papyrus in 1896 the lyrics of Bacchylides are one of the great treasures of Greek poetry These exuisite choral odes celebrate victories in the Pythian Isthmian Nemean and Olympic games and chronicle the classical gods and heroes elouently revealing to us the spirit and world of Golden Age Greece The poems are brilliantly translated by Robert Fagles recently hailed by Garry Wills in the New Yorker as the best living translator of ancient Greek drama lyric poetry and epic into modern English First published in 1961 the book now includes a new translator's note by FaglesFagles has produced a work which is at once a faithful translation of Bacchylides in the fullest sense and something which stands and lives in its own right as a work of art―Sir Maurice Bowra from the ForewordFagles has createda musical and craftsmanly series of verses As a translator Fagles has the merits ofkeeping the lilting rhythms of Bacchylides alive in one's earand unearthing metaphors behind faded Greek words of splitting the strings of compound adjectives into pungent clauses which lose nothing in color but make coordinated English―Emily Vermeule American Journal of PhilologyThe beauty richness and classic uality of Mr Fagles's unrhymed verse make this translation a creative work and a valuable contribution to English letters―Rae Dalven Poetry.

PDF/EPUB Complete Poems MOBI ì ð anglo saxon.co

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