"Hesiod" by Robert Lamberton

Hesiod Robert Lamberton

Series:
Hermes Books
Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
01 Jul 1988
ISBN:
9780300040692
Dimensions:
192 pages: 216 x 140 x 11mm
Illustrations:
black & white illustrations

Hesiod (fl. c. 800 BC), was (along with Homer) one of the earliest Greek poets. His works include "Theogony" (on the origins of the gods and the universe) and "Works and Days" (on the rituals of daily life in archaic Greece). A historical and literary study of the poet, his work and influence. Hermes series on classical authors.