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Works and Days, Theogony and The Shield of Heracles

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Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • General,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Fiction,
  • Poetry,
  • Hesiod,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Fiction / Folklore,
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHugh G. Evelyn-White (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7640214M
    ISBN 100486452182
    ISBN 109780486452180
    OCLC/WorldCa65187364


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Only three of his works, the “Theogony,” “Works and Days,” and “The Shield of Heracles” survive to this day in their entirety.

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Works and Days provides advice on agrarian matters and personal conduct. The Theogony explains the ancestry of the gods. The Shield of Heracles is the adventure of Heracles accepting an enemy's challenge to fight. - Summary by Arthur Krolman.

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First Page: HESIOD, THE HOMERIC HYMNS, AND HOMERICA. This file contains translations of the following works. Works and Days, The Theogony, and The Shield of Heracles | Hesiod | Classics (Antiquity) | 1/2 (FULL Audiobook) - book (3 of 3) - Duration: The Theogony, and The Shield.

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West. Literature-Book-Reviews. [Read] Theogony and Works and Days Best Sellers Rank: #3. The Works and Days (Ancient Greek: Ἔργα καὶ Ἡμέραι, Erga kai Hēmerai) is a didactic poem written by the ancient Greek poet Hesiod around BC.

It is in dactylic hexameter and contains lines. At its center, the Works and Days is a farmer's almanac in which Hesiod instructs his brother Perses in the agricultural arts.

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Janko, Richard "The Shield of Heracles and the Legend of Cycnus" The Classical Quarterly New Series, (), pp. 38– Bibliography of the genesis of The Shield of Heracles. Get this from a library. The works and days. Theogony. The shield of Herakles. [Hesiod.; Richmond Lattimore] -- In Theogony Hesiod charts the history of the divine world, narrating the origin of the universe and the rise of the gods, from first beginnings to the.

Among the works credited to Hesiod is The Shield of Heracles, an archaic Greek epic poem consisting of hexameter verses. The poem is about one of the journeys of Heracles, better known in English as Hercules.

Heracles and his companion Iolaus seek out Cycnus, the son of Ares, who had challenged Heracles to combat.

His two major surviving works, the Theogony and the Works and Days, address the divine and the mundane, respectively. The Theogony traces the origins of the Greek gods and recounts the events surrounding the crowning of Zeus as their king.

A manual of moral instruction in verse, the Works and Days was addressed to farmers and peasants. Oxford World Classics provides a good translation of both Theogony and Works and Days, though not sure about Shield. If you’re asking which one of those you should read first, start with Theogony, which is the most immediately engaging of the three.

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TheWorks and Days,in the second section, describes a bitter dispute between Hesiod and his brother over the disposition of their father’s property, a theme that allows Hesiod to range widely over issues of right and Shield of Herakles,whose centerpiece is a long description of a work of art, is not by Hesiod, at least.

In "Works and Days", Hesiod argues that labor is a fundamental condition of human existence and to those who are willing to work success will most surely be achieved. Additionally in this volume is "The Shield of Heracles" in which is described the conflict between Heracles and Cycnus while passing near Itonus/5(4).

Theogony, on the other hand, concerns the origins of the gods, from the battle between the Titans to the ultimate triumph of Zeus. The Shield of Heracles holds further adventure, recounting one of the legendary hero's epic battles. This scrupulously accurate and readable translation is essential for students of Greek mythology and literature.

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