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The Resource Sound, sense, and rhythm : listening to Greek and Latin poetry, Mark W. Edwards

Sound, sense, and rhythm : listening to Greek and Latin poetry, Mark W. Edwards

Label
Sound, sense, and rhythm : listening to Greek and Latin poetry
Title
Sound, sense, and rhythm
Title remainder
listening to Greek and Latin poetry
Statement of responsibility
Mark W. Edwards
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book concerns the way we read--or rather, imagine we are listening to--ancient Greek and Latin poetry. Through clear and penetrating analysis Mark Edwards shows how an understanding of the effects of word order and meter is vital for appreciating the meaning of classical poetry, composed for listening audiences. The first of four chapters examines Homer's emphasis of certain words by their positioning; a passage from the Iliad is analyzed, and a poem of Tennyson illustrates English parallels. The second considers Homer's techniques of disguising the break in the narrative when changing a s
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1929-2016
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Edwards, Mark W.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Martin classical lectures
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  • Classical languages
  • Classical poetry
  • Oral communication
  • Oral communication
  • Langues anciennes
  • Poésie ancienne
  • Communication orale
  • Communication orale
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Classical languages
  • Classical poetry
  • Oral communication
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Dichtkunst
  • Klassieke talen
  • Woordvolgorde
  • Metriek
  • Ritmiek
  • Klankkleur
Label
Sound, sense, and rhythm : listening to Greek and Latin poetry, Mark W. Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PREFACE; CHAPTER ONE: Homer I: Poetry and Speech; CHAPTER TWO: Homer II: Scenes and Summaries; CHAPTER THREE: Music and Meaning in Three Songs of Aeschylus; CHAPTER FOUR: Poetry in the Latin Language; AFTERWORD; APPENDIX A: Tennyson's Morte d'Arthur; APPENDIX B: Continuity in Mrs. Dalloway; APPENDIX C: The Performance of Homeric Episodes; APPENDIX D: Classical Meters in Modern English Verse; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn367670601
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 191 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824830
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctttwwt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367670601
Label
Sound, sense, and rhythm : listening to Greek and Latin poetry, Mark W. Edwards
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PREFACE; CHAPTER ONE: Homer I: Poetry and Speech; CHAPTER TWO: Homer II: Scenes and Summaries; CHAPTER THREE: Music and Meaning in Three Songs of Aeschylus; CHAPTER FOUR: Poetry in the Latin Language; AFTERWORD; APPENDIX A: Tennyson's Morte d'Arthur; APPENDIX B: Continuity in Mrs. Dalloway; APPENDIX C: The Performance of Homeric Episodes; APPENDIX D: Classical Meters in Modern English Verse; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn367670601
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 191 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824830
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctttwwt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)367670601

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