Theogony and Works and Days (Oxford World's Classics)
- Creator:M. L. West
- Publisher:Oxford University Press
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
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- Dimensions (in):7.5 x 5 x 0.4
- Publication Date:July 26, 2009
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This new, fully-annotated translation by a leading expert on Hesiodic poems combines accuracy with readability and includes an introduction and explanatory notes on these two works by one of the oldest known Greek poets. The Theogony contains a systematic genealogy and account of the struggles of the gods, and the Works and Days offers a compendium of moral and practical advice for a life of honest husbandry.
About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
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