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The Greek way

The Greek way

Author: Edith Hamilton
Publisher: New York : Book-of-the-Month Club, 1991. ©1942
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Book-of-the-Month Club editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Hamilton
OCLC Number: 27426416
Notes: "This book was published in 1942 under the title The great age of Greek literature, which comprised five chapters of new material, together with twelve chapters originally published in 1930 as The Greek way"--Title page verso
Description: 347 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: East and west --
Mind and spirit --
The way of the east and the west in art --
The Greek way of writing --
Pindar, the last Greek aristocrat --
The Athenians as Plato saw them --
Aristophanes and the old comedy --
Herodotus, the first sight-seer --
Thucycides, the thing that hath been is that which shall be --
Xenophon, the ordinary Athenian gentleman --
The idea of tragedy --
Aeschylus, the first dramatist --
Sophocles, quintessence of the Greek --
Euripides, the modern mind --
The religion of the Greeks --
The way of the Greeks --
The way of the modern world.
Responsibility: Edith Hamilton.


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