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Theocritus: Select Poems: Select PoemsDescription: Read or download Theocritus: Select Poems: Select Poems booksAvailable Read online of this books
This selection of the poems of Theocritus illustrates his creative genius and rare powers of observation. Dover's introduction and notes offer insights into bot
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Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek PoetryDescription: Read or download Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry booksAvailable Read online of this books
This book focuses on the hymns, mimes and erotic poems of the Greek poet Theocritus, and examines how Theocritus uses the traditions of earlier Greek poetry to
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Encomium of Ptolemy PhiladelphusDescription: Read or download Encomium of Ptolemy Philadelphus booksAvailable Read online of this books
"Current interest in interdisciplinary approaches to the Alexandrian culture is making it possible to understand Hellenistic texts in exciting new ways. Richard
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IdyllsDescription: Read or download Idylls booksAvailable Read online of this books
A key figure in the development of Western literature, the Greek poet Theocritus of Syracuse, was the inventor of "bucolic" or pastoral poetry in the first half
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