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Published by Peeters in Leuven, Belgium, Sterling, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Apollonius, Rhodius. -- Congresses.,
  • Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • Argonauts (Greek mythology) in literature -- Congresses.,
  • Jason (Greek mythology) in literature -- Congresses.,
  • Medea (Greek mythology) in literature -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by M.A. Harder, R.F. Regtuit, G.C. Wakker.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesHellenistica Groningana ;, 4, Hellenistica Groningana ;, v. 4.
    ContributionsHarder, Annette., Regtuit, R. F., Wakker, G. C., Groningen Workshops on Hellenistic Poetry (4th : 1998 : Groningen, Netherlands)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3872.Z4 A66 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 271 p. ;
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6789306M
    ISBN 109042909277
    LC Control Number00049126


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Apollonius Rhodius. Argonautica. Translated by Seaton, R. Loeb Classical Library Volume London, William Heinemann Ltd, The Loeb volume is still in print and available new from (click on image right for details).

In addition to the translation the book contains the source Greek text and Seaton's introduction and footnotes. Classical Texts Library >> Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica >> Book 3 APOLLONIUS RHODIUS 3. ARGONAUTICA CONTENTS. BOOK 1. Jason and King Pelias 2. Assembly of the Argonauts 3.

Women of Lemnos 4. Cyzicus and the Gegenees 5. Hylas and the Naiads. BOOK 2. Wrestling of Amycus 2. Phineus and the Harpies 3.

The Clashing Rocks 4. Death of Idmon. Alongside the Argonautica, this volume ends with assorted fragments of texts credited to Apollonius Rhodius making this a very nice and almost complete collection. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

pcharles. out of 5 stars Excellent text, excellent edition/5(35). The Argonautica Apollonius Rhodius (3rd Cent. - 3rd Cent.) The Argonautica is a Greek epic poem written by Apollonius Rhodius in the 3rd century BC. The only surviving Hellenistic epic, the Argonautica tells the myth of the voyage of Jason and the Argonauts to Author: Apollonius Rhodius.

The Argonautica by Apollonius Rhodius. Originally written in Ancient Greek sometime in the 3rd Century B.C. by the Alexandrian poet Apollonius Rhodius (“Apollonius.

Apollonius of Rhodes, (born c. bc), Greek poet and grammarian who was the author of the Argonautica. The two lives contained in the Laurentian manuscript of the Argonautica say that Apollonius was a pupil of Callimachus; that he gave a recitation of the Argonautica at Alexandria; and that when this proved a failure he retired to first life adds the detail that the poet was.

56 rows  The Argonautica (Greek: Ἀργοναυτικά, romanized: Argonautika) is a Greek epic poem. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Apollonius Rhodius books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Argonautica. Apollonius Rhodius.

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The Argonautica is a Greek epic poem written by Apollonius Rhodius in the 3rd century BC. The only surviving Hellenistic epic, the Argonautica tells the myth of the voyage of Jason and the Argonauts to retrieve the Golden Fleece from remote Colchis.

Their heroic adventures and Jason's /5(5). “The Argonautica” is the best known work by the 3rd Century BCE Hellenistic poet and scholar, Apollonius of is an epic poem in the style of Homer, and tells the story of Jason and the Argonauts and their quest for the Golden Fleece.

But it is Greek epic poetry updated for the tastes of a more discerning and rational Hellenistic audience. Little regarded in ancient times, it has Ratings: Apollonius was "Royal Librarian under Ptolemy II Philadelphus during the central years of his reign (perhaps c.

BC) and was perhaps also tutor to the future Ptolemy III Euergetes. He was thus at the very centre of the Ptolemaic institutionalization of culture and leaning to which we owe so much of what we still possess of Greek literature.".

Apollonius RHODIUS (3rd Cent. - 3rd Cent. The story of how Jason and a group of famous heroes of Greece took to sea in the Argos has been told many times, before and after Apollonius of Rhodes, wrote his Argonautica, in the 3rd century b.C.

Apollonius, Rhodius: The Argonautics of Apollonius Rhodius, in four books, (London: J. Dodsley, ), also by Henry Meen, Francis Fawkes, and of Lycopolis Colluthus (page images at HathiTrust) Apollonius, Rhodius: The Argonautics of Apollonius Rhodius translated; with notes and observations, critical, historical, and explanatory.

Apollonius Rhodius Book 1 Ἀρχόμενος σέο, Φοῖβε, παλαιγενέων κλέα φωτῶν μνήσομαι, οἳ Πόντοιο κατὰ στόμα καὶ διὰ πέτρας Κυανέας βασιλῆος ἐφημοσύνῃ Πελίαο χρύσειον μετὰ κῶας ἐύζυγον ἤλασαν Ἀργώ. 5 τοίην γὰρ Πελίης φάτιν.

This book examines the Argonautica of Apollonius of Rhodes through one aspect of its relationship with other texts. The particular intertextual relationship examined is that with the Histories of Herodotus, focusing on the presence of the latter text in the former in terms of the poem's employment of characteristics and features of historiographical discourse, narrative structures.

Apollonius Rhodius’s Argonautica, composed in the 3rd century BCE, is the epic retelling of Jason’s quest for the golden with his contemporaries Callimachus and Theocritus, Apollonius refashioned Greek poetry to meet the interests and aesthetics of a Hellenistic audience, especially that of Alexandria in the Ptolemaic period following Alexander’s death.

"Apollonius Rhodius's Argonautica, composed in the third century B.C.E., is the epic retelling of Jason's quest for the golden fleece. Along with his contemporaries Callimachus and Theocritus, Apollonius refashioned Greek poetry to meet the interests and aesthetics of a Hellenistic audience, especially that of Alexandria in the Ptolemaic period.

Untimely Epic: Apollonius Rhodius' Argonautica, Hardcover by Phillips, Tom, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US Apollonius Rhodius' Argonautica is a voyage across time as well as space. The Argonauts encounter monsters, nymphs, shepherds, and kings who represent earlier stages of the cosmos or human Seller Rating: % positive.

The birth of Apollonius Rhodius is placed by scholars at various times between and B.C., while the year of his death is equally uncertain. In fact, we have very little information on the subject.

There are two "lives" of Apollonius in the Scholia, both derived from an earlier one which is lost. The Argonautica is the dramatic story of Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece and his relations with the dangerous princess Medea. The only surviving Greek epic to bridge the gap between Homer and late antiquity, this epic poem is the crowning literary achievement of the Ptolemaic court at Alexandria, written by Appolonius of Rhodes in the third century BC/5.

Apollonius Rhodius the Story of Medea (Argonautica Bk III & Book IV ) Crees J H E and Wordsworth J C Editing Published by Cambridge University Press, London (). Following on the footsteps of Knauer’s monumental Die Aeneis und Homer, 1 Nelis offers a comprehensive and exhaustive study of the relationship between Vergil’s Aeneid and the Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius.

This book fills an important gap in our understanding of the poet’s allusive program and seeks to establish the Argonautica as a model that is as pervasive for the Aeneid as the Author: Vassiliki Panoussi.

Buy a cheap copy of Apollonii Argonautica (Classic Reprint) book by Apollonius of Rhodes. Apollonius Rhodius’s Argonautica, composed in the 3rd century BCE, is the epic retelling of Jason’s quest for the golden fleece.

Along with his contemporaries Free shipping over $/5(5). Apollonius of Perga (Greek: Ἀπολλώνιος ὁ Περγαῖος; Latin: Apollonius Pergaeus; late 3rd – early 2nd centuries BC) was a Greek geometer and astronomer known for his theories on the topic of conic ing from the theories of Euclid and Archimedes on the topic, he brought them to the state they were in just before the invention of analytic geometry.

By: Apollonius Rhodius (3rd Cent. -3rd Cent.) The story of how Jason and a group of famous heroes of Greece took to sea in the Argos has been told many times, before and after Apollonius of Rhodes, wrote his Argonautica, in the 3rd century b.C.

Buy The Argonautica by Apollonius, Rhodius, Seaton, R. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(31).

Apollonius Rhodius’s Argonautica, composed in the 3rd century BCE, is the epic retelling of Jason’s quest for the golden with his contemporaries Callimachus and Theocritus, Apollonius refashioned Greek poetry to meet the interests and aesthetics of a Hellenistic audience, especially that of Alexandria in the Ptolemaic period following Alexander’s : Harvard.

The pre-Raphaelite John William Waterhouse painting above, which is a favorite college dorm room poster, depicts an incident from the Argonautica where Hylas (or Aeolas), the companion of Heracles, is seduced and carried away by a water-nymph, to Heracles' inconsolable sorrow.

the first book, the ship Argo is built and a crew of around fifty. The Argonautica itself is most enjoyable. The Argonauts' tale was always a favourite of mine (thanks to the movie), and I was excited to find the original text has the rhythm of the film.

First class adventure, although it would have been nice Apollonius Rhodius had gone deeper into some aspects he judges non vital to his story.5/5(1). How and why does the characterisation of Medea in Apollonius Rhodius draw on the characterisation of the Euripidean Medea.

Introduction The Argonautica is the only surviving Hellenistic epic and extant work of Apollonius Rhodius. Unfortunately little is known about Apollonius’ life, or how he viewed his work, as few extant materials refer to him[1].

Synopsis This book examines the Argonautica of Apollonius of Rhodes through one aspect of its relationship with other texts. The particular intertextual relationship examined is that with the Histories of Herodotus, focusing on the presence of the latter text in the former in terms of the poem's employment of characteristics and features of historiographical discourse, narrative structures.

The birth of Apollonius Rhodius is placed by scholars at various times between and B.C., while the year of his death is equally uncertain. In fact, we have very little information on the subject. There are two “lives” of Apollonius in the Scholia, both derived from an earlier one which is lost.

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Originally written in Ancient Greek sometime in the 3rd Century B.C. by the Alexandrian poet Apollonius Rhodius ("Apollonius the Rhodian"). Translation by R.C. Seaton, The text of this edition is based on that published as "Apollonius Rhodius: Argonautica", edited and translated by R.C. Seaton (Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA, ).

4 C.S. Byre, “The killing of Apsyrtus in Apollonius Rhodius’ Argonautica,” Phoenix 50 (), p. 3 Apollonius compresses the actions of cutting off the extremities and licking and spitting out the blood (pollution) into less than three verses.

The only explanation he offers is in verse it seems to be an act of expiation. To the modern reader the action seems very cruel and Cited by: 2. The Argonautika, the only surviving epic of the Hellenistic era, is a retelling of the tale of Jason and the Golden Fleece, probably the oldest extant Greek myth.

Peter Green's lively, readable verse translation captures the swift narrative movement of Apollonios's epic Greek. This expanded paperback edition contains Green's incisive commentary, introduction, and ate spelling.

Apollonius' epic, the Argonautica, is not just a masterpiece of Hellenistic poetry drawing on the entire tradition of previous Greek literature, but was enormously influential on Latin epic, especially Virgil's Aeneid. Book IV tells the story of the Argonauts' return to Greece with the Golden Fleece, their nightmarish trips through the uncharted rivers of central Europe and the desert wastes.

Apollonius Rhodius' Argonautica, composed in the third century BCE, is an epic retelling of Jason's quest for the golden fleece. It greatly influenced Roman authors such as Catullus, Virgil, and Ovid, and was imitated by Valerius Flaccus.

Looking for books by Apollonius of Rhodes. See all books authored by Apollonius of Rhodes, including The Argonautica, and Philostratus Apollonius of Tyana: Letters of Apollonius, Ancient Testimonia, Eusebius's Reply to Hierocles, and more on.

Apollonius Rhodius c. B.C.-c. B.C. Greek poet and historian. Apollonius is known chiefly for his Argonautica, an epic poem which recounts the story of Jason and his ship's crew on a voyage.Written by Apollonius Rhodius, Audiobook narrated by Juliet Stevenson.

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Author of Argonautika, The Argonautica, Argonautica, Argonavtica, Apollonii Rhodii Argonautica ad cod. ms. Laurentianum recensuit R. Merkel, Jason and the goldenfleece, Apollonius of Rhodes, Jason and the Golden FleeceWritten works: Argonautica, The Argonautics of Apollonius Rhodius, in Four Books, The Argonautica.