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Comparative studies in Greek and Indic meter [electronic resource].

Author/Creator:
Nagy, Gregory.
Publication:
Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1974.
Series:
Harvard studies in comparative literature ; 33.
Harvard studies in comparative literature, 33
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xx, 335 pages).
Subjects:
Greek language -- Metrics and rhythmics.
India -- Languages -- Versification.
Grec (Langue) -- Métrique et rythmique.
Inde -- Langues -- Versification.
Linguistics, other.
Language:
In English.
System Details:
text file PDF
Contents:
Frontmatter
Contents
Foreword by Cedric H. Whitman
Acknowledgments
Checklist of Greek (G) and Indie (I) Metrical Terminology
Symbols
Abbreviations of Editions
Introduction
1. The Common Heritage of Greek and Indie Meter; A Survey
2. Internal Expansion
3. On the Origins of Dactylic Hexameter
4. The Metrical Context of κλέος ἄϕϑιτον in Epic and Lyric
5. The Wedding of Hektor and Andromache: Epic Contacts in Sappho 44LP
6 . Formula and Meter ; A Summary
7. The Metrical Context of Rig-Vedic śráνα(ѕ) áκṣitαm and áκṣt śráναѕ
8. An Inquiry into the Origins of Indie Trimeter
9. The Distribution of Rig-Vedic śráναѕ: An Intensive Correlation of Phraseology with Meter
Epilogue: The Hidden Meaning of κλέος ἄϕϑιτον and śráνα(ѕ) áκṣitαm
Appendix A. μήδεα and ἄϕδιτα μήδεα εἰώϚ
Appendix B. Dovetailing: Speculations on Mechanics and Origins
Selected Bibliography
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-324).
Print version record.
Contributor:
Center for Hellenic Studies (Washington, D.C.)
Other format:
Print version: Nagy, Gregory. Comparative studies in Greek and Indic meter.
ISBN:
9780674182646
0674182642
0674152751
9780674152755
OCLC:
646951934
Publisher Number:
10.4159/harvard.9780674182646 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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