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Sappho's lyre : archaic lyric and women poets of ancient Greece /

Sappho sang her poetry to the accompaniment of the lyre on the Greek island of Lesbos over 2500 years ago. Throughout the Greek world, her contemporaries composed lyric poetry full of passion, and in the centuries that followed the golden age of archaic lyric, new forms of poetry emerged. In this un...

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Other Authors: Rayor, Diane J.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Ancient Greek
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, ℗♭1991.
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