The First Poets
Lives of the Ancient Greek Poets
ISBN10: 0375725253 ISBN13: 9780375725258 Publisher: Vintage Books Published: Mar 14 2006 Pages: 410 Weight: 0.70lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
The author of Lives of the Poets draws on known facts about their lives, as well as later narratives and legends, to provide an insightful study of the world of the classical Greek poets, from Orpheus and Homer, author of The Iliad and The Odyssey, to Hesiod, Theocritus, and Sappho, the great Greek woman writer. Reprint.