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history of modern Greek literature.

Linos Politis

history of modern Greek literature.

by Linos Politis

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek literature, Modern -- History and criticism.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA"5210"P6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20159742M

    The Cambridge History of Classical Literature, Volume 1 offers a comprehensive survey of Greek literature from Homer to end of the period of stable Graeco-Roman civilation in the third century A.D. It embodies the advances made by recent classical scholarship and pays particular attention to texts that have become known in modern times. After its success in hardcover, this volume is now being 5/5(1). Modern Greek literature refers to all Greek literary works written in Modern Greek (demotic/dimotiki) mostly after AD (as opposed to ancient Greek literature which includes all works written before AD).These works started emerging in the 11th century AD during which time demotic Greek came to be used more and moreover the Attic idiom.

    An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. A History of Modern Greek Literature by Politis, Linos A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.   Project Gutenberg: This famous site has o free books online. Page by Page Books: Find books by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and H.G. Wells, as well as speeches from George W. Bush on this site. Classic Book Library: Genres here include historical fiction, history, science fiction, mystery, romance and children’s literature, but they’re.

    "Classical" Greek literature is said to have ended with the deaths of Aristotle and Demosthenes (c BC). The greatest writers of the classical era have certain characteristics in common: economy of words, direct expression, subtlety of thought, and attention to form. Later Greek Literature. The teaching of Modern Greek language and literature at Harvard dates back to , when Colonel Alexander Negris, a veteran of the Greek War of Independence, became the first Instructor of .


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