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The Poetic Style of the Greek Poet Sappho: A Study in Word Playfulness (New ed.)By: Harold Zellner (author)Hardback
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DescriptionArgues that Sappho's style is characteristically playful, and that this is probably the best explanation for some problematic features of her text.
ContentsForeword by Edmund P. Cueva; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Sappho's Wordplay; 2. Sapphic Humor; 3. Sapphic Rhetoric; 4. Sapphic Rhetoric, Continued; 5. Sappho's Games of Love; 6. Concluding Remarks; Appendix - Gongyla, the Apple, and the Papyrus Evidence; Bibliography; Indices; Names of Persons and Places Subject Index; Ancient Authors Cited.
- publication date: 01/08/2010
- ISBN13: 9780773436268
- Format: Hardback
- Number Of Pages: 142
- ID: 9780773436268
- ISBN10: 077343626X
- edition: New ed.
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