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Hesiod's Works and days by Hesiod( )

26 editions published between 1923 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new, annotated translation of Hesiod's Works and Days is a collaboration between David W. Tandy, a classicist, and Walter Neale, an economist and economic historian. Hesiod was an ancient Greek poet whose Works and Days discusses agricultural practices and society in general. Classicists and ancient historians have turned to Works and Days for its insights on Greek mythology and religion. The poem also sheds light on economic history and ancient agriculture, and is a good resource for social scientists interested in these areas. This translation emphasizes the activities and problems of a practicing agriculturist as well as the larger, changing political and economic institutions of the early archaic period. The authors provide a clear, accurate translation along with notes aimed at a broad audience. The introductory essay discusses the changing economic, political and trading world of the eighth and seventh centuries B.C.E., while the notes present the range and possible meanings of important Greek terms and references in the poem and highlight areas of ambiguity in our understanding of Works and
The poems of Hesiod by Hesiod( Book )

329 editions published between 1474 and 2019 in 15 languages and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hesiod's straightforward account of family conflict among the gods is the best and earliest evidence of what the ancient Greeks believed about the beginning of the world. Includes Hesiod's "Works and Days", lines 1-201, and material from the Library of Apollodorus
Hesiodi Carmina by Hesiod( )

199 editions published between 1462 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works and days by Hesiod( Book )

140 editions published between 1483 and 2018 in 14 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient Greeks revered Hesiod, believing he had beaten Homer in a singing contest and that after his dead body was thrown to sea, it was brought back by dolphins. His Works and Days is one of the most important early works of Greek poetry. Ostensibly written by the poet to chide his lazy brother, it recounts the story of Pandora's box and humanity's decline since the Golden Age, and can be read as a celebration of rural life and a hymn to work
Works of Hesiod and the Homeric hymns by Hesiod( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume includes Hesiod's Works and Days and Theogony, two of the oldest non-Homeric poems to survive from antiquity. Works and Days is in part a farmer's almanac - filled with cautionary tales and advice for managing harvests and maintaining a good work ethic - and Theogony is the earliest comprehensive account of classical mythology including, as it does, the names and genealogies of the gods (and giants and monsters) of Olympus, the sea, and the underworld. Throughout Hine brings out Hesiod's unmistakable personality; Hesiod's tales of his escapades and his gritty and persuasive voice not only give us a sense of the author's character but also offer up a rare glimpse of the everyday life of ordinary people in the eighth century BCE. In contrast, the Homeric Hymns depict aristocratic life in a polished tone that reveals nothing of the narrators' personalities. These hymns (so named because they address the deities in short invocations at the beginning and end of each) are some of the earliest examples of epyllia, or short stories, in the epic manner in Greek. This volume unites Hine's translations of the Works of Hesiod and the Homeric Hymns - along with his rendering of the mock-Homeric epic The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice - in a pairing of these important classics."--Jacket
The works of Hesiod by Hesiod( )

58 editions published between 1720 and 2011 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hesiodi Theogonia ; Opera et dies ; Scutum by Hesiod( Book )

59 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enthält: Theogonia ; Opera et dies ; Scutum ; Fragmenta selecta
The Homeric hymns and Homerica by Hesiod( Book )

75 editions published between 1914 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragmenta Hesiodea by Hesiod( Book )

14 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hesiod by Hesiod( Book )

34 editions published between 1832 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In verse. Bibliography: p. 13. The works and days -- Theogony -- The shield of Herakles
Theogonia; [and] , Opera et dies; [and] , Scutum by Hesiod( Book )

27 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Architecture of Hesiodic poetry by Richard Hamilton( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmina by Hesiod( Book )

87 editions published between 1815 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epics of Hesiod by Hesiod( Book )

24 editions published between 1861 and 1883 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die schrecklich-gewaltigen Kinder ; O daddy by Rolf Riehm( )

2 editions published in 2018 in German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hesiodi opera et dies by Hesiod( Book )

77 editions published between 1507 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hesíodo fue uno de los poetas griegos más apreciados en el Renacimiento, especialmente como autor de Opera et dies (Los trabajos y los días), poema didáctico y moralizante en el que los ideales del Humanismo encontraron su reflejo. Un joven estudiante y poeta romano, Nicolaus de Valle (1444-1473), cuando apenas contaba 18 años de edad, tradujo en verso latino el poema del aedo de Ascra. Los prototipógrafos alemanes Conrad Sweynheym y Arnold Pannartz publicaron la editio princeps en Roma hacia 1471, siendo ésta la primera traducción de Opera et dies transmitida por la novísima Imprenta; comienza entonces una rica tradición textual que se extenderá sin interrupción hasta los últimos años del siglo XVI. En este estudio se esclarecen los aspectos filológicos que ayudan a interpretar y contextualizar la traducción de Nicolaus de Valle. Siguiendo los principios de la crítica textual clásica, se ofrece una descripción minuciosa de los testimonios textuales de la obra y de los resultados de su colación; y, finalmente, se establece por vez primera una edición crítica de esta poco conocida obra del joven humanista romano. El lector podrá escuchar la voz poética de Nicolaus de Valle en una creación literaria que entreteje {u2013} por medio de una cuidada imitatio {u2013} el canto geórgico de Hesíodo con los versos de la más alta poesía latina: Horacio, Ovidio o Estacio, y, principalmente, Virgilio."--
The Georgicks of Hesiod by Hesiod( Book )

22 editions published between 1618 and 2011 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Hesiod's Works and days
The poems of HesiodWorks and daysWorks of Hesiod and the Homeric hymnsHesiodi Theogonia ; Opera et dies ; ScutumThe Homeric hymns and HomericaHesiodTheogonia; [and] , Opera et dies; [and] , Scutum
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Esiodo, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Esiodo ca700 v. Chr

Esiodo poeta greco antico

Esiodo sec. VIII-VII a.C

Esiodo verksam ca 700 f.Kr


Êsiodos 07..?-07..? av. J.-C.

Ēsiodos, Askraios, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Ēsiodos, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Ēsiodos ca700 v. Chr

Ēsiodos ca700 v. Chr Askraios

Esiodos ho Askraios







Hesiod 07..?-07..? av. J.-C.

Hesiod, 8./7. st. pr.n.š.

Hesiod, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Hesiod ca700 v. Chr

Hesiod Greek poet

Hesiod griechischer Dichter

Hesiod verksam ca 700 f.Kr




Hésiode 07..-.... av. J.-C.

Hésiode Ascraean

Hésiode Ascraean 07..?-07..? av. J.-C.

Hesiode, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Hesiode ca700 v. Chr

Hésiode (Poet)

Hésiode poète grec

Hésiode verksam ca 700 f.Kr

Hesiodes verksam ca 700 f.Kr


Hesiodic verksam ca 700


Hesíodo poeta de la Antigua Grecia


Hêsiodos 07..?-07..? av. J.-C.

Hesiodos Askraios

Hēsiodos, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Hēsiodos ca700 v. Chr



Hesiodus Ascraeius

Hesiodus Ascraeus

Hesiodus Ascraeus 07..?-07..? av. J.-C.

Hesiodus, Ascraeus, ca. 700 v. Chr.

Hesiodus Ascraeus verksam ca 700 f.Kr

Hesiodus ca700 v. Chr Ascraeus

Hesiodus sec. VIII-VII a.C.

Hesiodus verksam ca 700 f.Kr






Heziod, 8./7. st. pr.n.š.



Hezjod epik grecki

Hezjod z Askry w Beocji




Īsiodos ho Askraios


Ησίοδος, 07..?-07..? av. J.-C.


Гесиод древнегреческий поэт и рапсод







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