Sappho

Sappho
Publisher Univ of California Press
Release Date
Category Literary Criticism
Total Pages 114
ISBN 9780520272934
Rating 4/5 from 2 reviews
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These hundred poems and fragments constitute virtually all of Sappho that survives and effectively bring to life the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Mary Barnard's translations are lean, incisive, direct—the best ever published. She has rendered the beloved poet's verses, long the bane of translators, more authentically than anyone else in English.

The Complete Poems of Sappho
  • Author : Willis Barnstone
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2009-03-10

Sappho’s thrilling lyric verse has been unremittingly popular for more than 2,600 years—certainly a record for poetry of any kind—and love for her art only increases as time goes on. Though her extant work consists only of a collection of fragments and a handful of complete poems, her

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Sappho
  • Author : Sappho,Mary Barnard
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06

These hundred poems and fragments constitute virtually all of Sappho that survives and effectively bring to life the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Mary Barnard's translations are lean, incisive, direct—the best ever published. She has rendered the beloved poet's verses, long the bane

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Sweetbitter Love
  • Author : Sappho
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 2006

A bilingual collection of the Greek poet's works which celebrate nature, friendship, and love.

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Reading Sappho
  • Author : Ellen Greene,Joseph Paxton Presidential Professor of Classics University of Oklahoma Ellen Greene
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1996

Essays that aim to draw attention to Sappho's importance as a poet and to offer a sense of the lively debate and competiting critical positions within Sappho studies.

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Re reading Sappho
  • Author : Ellen Greene
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1996

This and Reading Sappho are the first anthologies devoted to the scholarly study of Sappho.

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Sappho  a tragedy  in verse  by Stella
  • Author : Estelle Anna B. Lewis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1876

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The Poems of Sappho
  • Author : Sappho
  • Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04

Praised for their simplicity and sincerity, the poems of Sappho evoke powerful and memorable images through her focus on emotion and individualism that foreshadows modern poetry. This collection, translated by John Myers O’Hara, includes over 75 poems such as “Ode to Aphrodite,” “The Roses,” “Eros,” and “The Swallow.” Penguin Random

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If Not  Winter
  • Author : Sappho
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2009-03-12

By combining the ancient mysteries of Sappho with the contemporary wizardry of one of our most fearless and original poets, If Not, Winter provides a tantalizing window onto the genius of a woman whose lyric power spans millennia. Of the nine books of lyrics the ancient Greek poet Sappho is

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Sappho
  • Author : Marguerite Johnson
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2013-10-16

This series of short incisive books introduces major figures of the ancient world to the modern general reader, including the essentials of each subject's life, works, and significance for later western civilisation. In the newly created tradition of the "Ancients in Action" series, Marguerite Johnson has written a fascinating and

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Sappho
  • Author : Franz Grillparzer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1858

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Sappho Is Burning
  • Author : Page duBois
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 1997-04-15

To know all we know about Sappho is to know little. Her poetry, dating from the seventh century B.C.E., comes to us in fragments, her biography as speculation. How is it then, Page duBois asks, that this poet has come to signify so much? Sappho Is Burning offers

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Sappho
  • Author : Alphonse Daudet,Adolphe Belot
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1895

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Sappho
  • Author : DE LESBOS SAFO,Safo,Sappho
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1958

These hundred poems and fragments constitute virtually all of Sappho that survives and effectively bring to life the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Mary Barnard's translations are lean, incisive, direct--the best ever published. She has rendered the beloved poet's verses, long the bane of

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Sappho
  • Author : Sappho,Henry Thornton Wharton
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1887

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Sappho
  • Author : Estelle Anna Robinson Lewis
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1881

Read online Sappho written by Estelle Anna Robinson Lewis, published by which was released on 1881. Download full Sappho Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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