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Orpheus (Greek mythological character)

Works: 1,139 works in 2,743 publications in 12 languages and 88,209 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Dubious author, Honoree
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The Orphic hymns : text, translation, and notes by Orpheus( Book )

51 editions published between 1602 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphica by Orpheus( Book )

44 editions published between 1805 and 1981 in 8 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystical hymns of Orpheus by Orpheus( Book )

4 editions published between 1824 and 1896 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Orpheōs Argonautika, Hymnoi, kai Peri Lithōn] = Orphei Argonautica Hymni, et De Lapidibus by Orpheus( Book )

9 editions published between 1543 and 1689 in 4 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C. Valerii Flacci Argonautica. Io Baptistae Pij carmen ex quarto Argonauticon Apollonij. Orphei Argonautica innominato interprete by Gaius Valerius Flaccus( Book )

5 editions published between 1523 and 1548 in Latin and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hesiodi Opera Et Dies, Et Theogonia, Et Clypevs. Theognidis sententiæ. Sibyllæ Carmina de Christo, quorum mentionem facit Eusebius & Augustinus by Hesiod( Book )

3 editions published in 1543 in Greek, Ancient and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dionysos-Hymnen : für Bariton und 8 Violoncelli : 1985 by Balz Trümpy( )

1 edition published in 1989 in Greek, Ancient and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griechenlands erste Philosophen; oder, Leben und Systeme des Orpheus, Pherecydes, Thales und Pythagoras by Dietrich Tiedemann( Book )

1 edition published in 1780 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imnuri by Orpheus( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poeme by Hesiodus( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.01 for Die Rezept ... to 0.98 for Poeme / ...)

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir OrfeoThe night touristOrpheus in the Middle AgesFlesh of my fleshUnder the spell of Orpheus : the persistence of a myth in twentieth-century artThe other Orpheus : a poetics of modern homosexuality