Greek Bucolic Poets Theocritus Bion Moschus Loeb Classical Library No 28 Summary ê 104



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  1. says:

    The Lament of Adonis Bion Sicilyuite a lovely elegy I cry woe for Adonis and say The beauteous Adonis is dead; and the Loves cry me woe again and say The beauteous Adonis is deadMoschus Sicily Not sure I care for his work as much as Bion shame just the one survivedThe Runaway Love Again Cypris Aphrodite and Adonis but p

  2. says:

    oops forgot to mark this as read Great translation from what I can gather These poems aren't exactly the most interesting but I was mostly interested in the pastoral tradition and this served the purpose Loeb is excellent as usual

  3. says:

    The Idylls are nothing but interesting I set on this book for his influence on Vergil but it turns out to be a collection of great pieces of work My favourite is Id 1 for its ekphrasis and for its elaborate fictional world

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    THEOCRITUS of Syracuse MOSCHUS of Sicily – BION of Smyrna Three bucolic poetsTheocritus gained great fame with his pastoral poemsHe flourished in circa 278 to 270 BC in the reign of Ptolemy Philadelphus Egypt Alexandria and was a contemporary of Aratus Callimachus Nicander and Apollonius of RhodesTheocritus p

  5. says:

    This book made me want to study Greek While the often staid ninety year old translations were fairly uninspired

  6. says:

    Just finished translating Bion's Epitaph of Adonis Blood crying necrophilia What could you ask for in a poem?

  7. says:

    These were Greeks of a later era of antiuity who composed poetry of the pasture and glen There is only so much a reader can enjoy befo

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S second century BCE and Bion probably second and first centuries BCE are not really bucolic but Bion s Lament for Gree. THEOCRITUS of Syracuse MOSCHUS of Sicily BION of Smyrna Three bucolic poetsTheocritus gained great fame with his pasto

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Greek Bucolic Poets Theocritus Bion Moschus Loeb Classical Library No 28

Theocritus third century BCE was the Poets Theocritus PDFEPUB #189 founder of bucolic poetry The extant poems of Moschu. The Lament of Adonis Bion Sicilyuite a lovely elegy I cry woe for Adonis and say The beauteous Adonis is dead and the Lov

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K Bucolic ePUB #192 Adonis is floridly brilliant Pattern poems are found in the Greek Anthology a work of many centurie. Just finished translating Bion s Epitaph of Adonis Blood crying necrophilia What could you ask for in a poem