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Author Powell, Jim
Title The Poetry of Sappho
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2007
©2007
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- TRANSLATOR'S NOTE -- THE POETRY OF SAPPHO -- SAPPHO OF LESBOS -- THE TEXT OF SAPPHO'S POEMS -- ABBREVIATIONS AND BIBLIOGRAPHY -- TEXTUAL NOTES
Sappho is celebrated as the supreme ancient Greek poet of love and of the personal lyric, and noted also for her vivid participation in a living paganism. Jim Powell's translation is recognized for its unique combination of poetic mastery and scholarly penetration of the original. This edition includes his translation of the newly discovered poem, the most important addition to Sappho's surviving work in a century
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Powell, Jim The Poetry of Sappho New York : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2007 9780195326727
Subject Sappho -- Translations into English.;Love poetry, Greek -- Translations into English
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Alt Author Powell, Jim
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