By Christos Tsagalis
This publication bargains a brand new version and accomplished observation of the extant fragments of genealogical and antiquarian epic relationship to the archaic interval (8th-6th cent. BC). through an in depth learn of the multifaceted fabric concerning the continues to be of archaic Greek epic except Homer, Hesiod, and the Homeric Hymns, it presents readers with a severe reassessment of the traditional facts, permits entry to new fabric hitherto overlooked or scattered in a number of journals after the ebook of the 3 typical variations now on hand to us, and provides a full-scale observation of the extant fragments. This booklet fills a niche within the examine of archaic Greek poetry, because it bargains a guiding device for the extra exploration of Greek epic culture within the archaic interval and beyond.
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Early Greek Epic Fragments I: Antiquarian and Genealogical Epic (Trends in Classics - Supplementary Volumes) by Christos Tsagalis