The Odes

The Odes

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One of the most celebrated poets of the classical world, Pindar wrote odes for athletes that provide a unique perspective on the social and political life of ancient Greece. Commissioned in honor of successful contestants at the Olympic games and other Panhellenic contests, these odes were performed in the victors’ hometowns and conferred enduring recognition on their achievements.

 

Andrew M. Miller’s superb new translation captures the beauty of Pindar’s… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: University of California Press (September 24, 2019)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 376 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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