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6 edition of Pindar found in the catalog.

Pindar

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pindar -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Laudatory poetry, Greek -- History and criticism.,
  • Mythology, Greek, in literature.,
  • Odes -- History and criticism.,
  • Athletics in literature.,
  • Games in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementC. M. Bowra.
    SeriesOxford scholarly classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4276 .B78 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 446 p.
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3962461M
    ISBN 100198143389
    LC Control Number2001266326


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Pindar by C. M. Bowra Download PDF EPUB FB2

'What Pindar catches is the joy beyond ordinary emotions as Pindar book transcends and transforms them' —C. Bowra Arguably the greatest Greek lyric poet, Pindar ( B.C.) was a controversial figure in fifth-century Greece—a conservative Boiotian aristocrat who studied in Athens and a writer on physical prowess whose interest in the Games was largely philosophical/5(7).

Pindar has books on Goodreads with ratings. Pindar’s most popular book is The Odes. "Pindar attends the major Satanic ceremonies in Europe and then flies to California for the rituals there".

Later in the book (Biggest Secret), Icke says that, "Pindar, the ’Marquis de Libeaux’ travels in a white limousine (A ’code-white’ is a code understood by judges, police, the military etc. and it means: look the other way or do. The first volume of Pindar illustrates his poetic odes as celebratory to the victors of Olympian & Pynthia Games.

Increasingly difficult in comprehension, Pindar's use of eloquent verse of legends combined with metaphors of those whom the odes are dedicated leave one's mind in an imaginary state between the reality of Greek life and myth/5(5).

"The Pindar Diamond" was a book that I was greatly looking forward to reading. It just sounds so exciting. A mysterious woman washes up out of the sea, a supposedly cursed diamond is being tracked down, with which some nuns may be involved, and it's set in Venice/5.

For Hieron of Syracuse Single Horse Race B. Water is best, and gold, like a blazing fire in the night, stands out supreme of all lordly wealth. But if, my heart, you wish to sing of contests, [5] look no further for any star warmer than the sun, shining by day through the lonely sky, and let us not proclaim any contest greater than.