Item description for The Value of Victory in Pindar's Odes (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava Supplementum) by Boeke...
This book investigates the cosmological context of Pindars odes, and how it influences his presentation of praise. An overview of cosmological ideas based on gnomai is complemented by detailed literary analyses showing that these ideas are modified according to a victors circumstances.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.7" Width: 6.5" Height: 0.7" Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Release Date Jan 30, 2008
ISBN 9004158480 ISBN13 9789004158481