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Achilleid

by Publius Papinius Statius

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Published by Bristol Phoenix Press in Exeter, Devon, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStatius ; edited with introduction, apparatus criticus and notes by O.A.W. Dilke ; new introduction and bibliography by Robert Cowan.
    GenrePoetry.
    SeriesClassic editions from Bristol Phoenix Press
    ContributionsDilke, Oswald Ashton Wentworth., Cowan, Robert W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6697 .A5 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 161 p. ;
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3464728M
    ISBN 101904675115
    LC Control Number2005434850

    Summary. In the tenth year of the Trojan War, Achilles, the greatest fighter for the Achaeans (the Greeks and their allies), is Agamemnon, who leads the Achaeans, has brought an illness upon the army by refusing to give up a woman, Chryseis, whom he seized as a prize in a recent is is the daughter of a priest of the god Apollo. This is the first stand-alone English translation to be published in recent history. This fact lends the book the sort of pedagogical flexibility that facilitates its inclusion on a syllabus and brings its price down substantially from the cost of its nearest competitor, Shackleton-Bailey's Loeb edition of Thebaid 8–12 and Achilleid 1–2.".

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    Statius' Achilleid is perhaps the most remarkable of all Latin epic poems. Its project - to tell the whole life of Achilles - was cut short by the poet's untimely death. Yet the completed first book and the earliest part of the second have a charm and freshness matched only in some of Ovid'smost lively and engaging work. The poem tells how the /5(1). Loeb: Statius, Vol. II: Thebaid V-XII; Achilleid by Statius; J. H. Mozley, trans. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.


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ACHILLEID BOOK 1 LINESTRANSLATED BY J. MOZLEY [1] Tell, O goddess, of great-hearted Aeacides and of the progeny that the Thunderer feared and forbade to inherit his father’s heaven.

1 Highly Achilleid book are the warrior’s deeds in Maeonian song, 2 but more remains untold: suffer me – for such is my desire – to recount the whole story of the hero, to summon him forth from his. ACHILLEID BOOK 1 LINESTRANSLATED BY J. MOZLEY [] But far away Deidamia – and she alone – had learnt in stolen secrecy the manhood of Aeacides, that lay hid beneath the show of a feigned sex; conscious of guilt concealed there is nought she does not fear, and thinks that her sisters know, but hold their peace.

Achilleid is a fragmentary epic in Latin by Statius, who lived in the late first century AD. Only the first book and the first few hundred lines of the second survives, for about lines of poetry.

Statius apparently intended to tell the whole story of Achilles in the Trojan War, expanding beyond the events of the Iliad, and began in medias res, with the onset of war and Thetis's inability /5.

This is the first stand-alone English translation to be published in recent history. This fact lends the book the sort of pedagogical flexibility that facilitates its inclusion on a syllabus and brings its price down substantially from the cost of its nearest competitor, Shackleton-Bailey's Loeb edition of Thebaid 8–12 and Achilleid 1–2."/5(5).

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Statius' Achilleid is perhaps the most remarkable of all Latin epic poems. Its project - to tell the whole life of Achilles - was cut short by the poet's untimely death. Yet the existing first book and the earliest part of the second have a charm and freshness matched only in some of Ovid's Pages: Wikipedia Book - Achilleid.

M4B Audiobook (39MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Achilleid. Publius Papinius STATIUS (45 - 96), translated by John Henry MOZLEY (-) The Achilleid is the third and unfinished work by the Roman poet Publius Papinius Statius.

In its introduction, it promises to present the life of the hero Achilles. Publius Papinius Statius (/ ˈ s t eɪ ʃ i ə s /; c. 45 – c. 96 AD) was a Roman poet of the 1st century AD.

His surviving Latin poetry includes an epic in twelve books, the Thebaid; a collection of occasional poetry, the Silvae; and an unfinished epic, the is also known for his appearance as a guide in the Purgatory section of Dante's epic poem, the Divine ComedyBorn: c.

AD 45, Naples. "One of the most entertaining short narratives of all time, the Achilleid is a stand-alone work of compelling contemporary interest that moves with great rapidity and clarity.

Its compact narrative, which encompasses a brutish childhood, an overprotective mother, temporary gender bending, sexual violence, and a final coming to manhood with the promise of future military prowess, may be. A summary of Books 9–10 in Homer's The Iliad.

Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of The Iliad and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and. Books shelved as achilles: The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller, The Iliad by Homer, The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker, Ransom by David Malouf, a. Achilles was gleaming perfection.

Even though he had a pretty nasty temper, to the ancient Greeks he was the epitome of everything a man should be. He kicked major butt of the battlefield, did what the gods told him, and he was smokin' hot.

ACHILLEID I Magnanimum Aeaciden formidatamque Tonanti progeniem et patrio vetitam succedere caelo, diva, refer. quamquam acta viri multum inclita cantu Maeonio (sed plura vacant), nos ire per omnem— sic amor est—heroa velis Scyroque latentem 5 Dulichia proferre tuba nec in Hectore tracto sistere, sed tota iuvenem deducere Troia.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: English and Latin. Reprint of the ed. published by the University Press, Cambridge. Description. "One of the most entertaining short narratives of all time, the Achilleid is a stand-alone work of compelling contemporary interest that moves with great rapidity and clarity.

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Its project - to tell the whole life of Achilles - was cut short by the poet's untimely death. Yet the completed first book and the earliest part of the second have a charm. 67 The old editors began Book II. here. 68 innumeras mutabant Cycladas aurae Koestlin: innumerae m.

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