In praise of Asclepius : selected prose hymns /

In the second century AD Aelius Aristides wrote eight prose hymns to Greek gods. This volume presents a new edition of the Greek text of four of these hymns (focusing on Asclepius), a new English translation with notes, and a number of essays shedding additional light on these texts from various per...

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Author / Creator:Aristides, Aelius, author.
Imprint:Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (x, 164 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Language:English
Series:Sapere ; Band XXIX
Sapere (Darmstadt, Germany) ; Bd. 29.
Subject:Asklepios -- (Greek deity) -- Early works to 1800.
Asklepios -- (Greek deity)
Aesculapius
Aristides, Aelius -- 117-187 -- Orationes
Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek.
Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek -- Translations into English.
PHILOSOPHY / Essays
Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek.
Translations.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek -- Translations into English.
Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek.
Speeches.
Early works.
Speeches.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11762046
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Other uniform titles:Brockmann, Christian,
Melfi, Milena,
Nesselrath, Heinz-Günther, 1957-
Parker, Robert, 1950-
Russell, D. A. (Donald Andrew),
Steger, Florian, 1974-
Trapp, Michael B.,
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Asklēpiadai. English (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Asklēpiadai. Greek (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Eis to phrear tou Asklēpiou. English (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Eis to phrear tou Asklēpiou. Greek (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Lalia eis Asklēpion. English (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Lalia eis Asklēpion. Greek (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Panēgyrikos epi tō hydati tō en Pergamō. English (Russell)
Container of (expression): Aristides, Aelius. Panēgyrikos epi tō hydati tō en Pergamō. Greek (Russell)
ISBN:9783161564260
316156426X
9783161536595
3161536592
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-149) and indexes.
Original text in Greek, introduction, text, translation, commentary and essays in English.
Print version record.
Summary:In the second century AD Aelius Aristides wrote eight prose hymns to Greek gods. This volume presents a new edition of the Greek text of four of these hymns (focusing on Asclepius), a new English translation with notes, and a number of essays shedding additional light on these texts from various perspectives.
Other form:Print version: Aristides, Aelius. In praise of Asclepius. Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, [2016] 9783161536595