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Collection of Hesiod and Homerus

Collection of Hesiod and Homerus

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HesiodThe Homeric HymnsandHomerica
 A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication
 
Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica, edited by Hugh G. Evelyn-White (1914)
 
is a publica-tion of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnished free andwithout any charge of any kind.
Any person using this document file, for any purpose, andin any way does so at his or her own risk.
Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor JimManis, Faculty Editor, nor anyone associated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes anyresponsibility for the material contained within the document or for the file as an electronictransmission, in any way.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica, edited by Hugh G. Evelyn-White (1914), the Pennsyl-vania State University, Jim Manis, Faculty Editor, Hazleton, PA 18201-1291 is a Portable Document Fileproduced as part of an ongoing student publication project to bring classical works of literature, inEnglish, to free and easy access of those wishing to make use of them, and as such is a part of thePennsylvania State University’s Electronic Classics Series.Cover design: Jim ManisCopyright © 1998 The Pennsylvania State University
The Pennsylvania State University is an equal opportunity University.
 
Contents
Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica..................................................................................................................6PREFACE........................................................................................................................................................................6INTRODUCTION........................................................................................................................................................7General............................................................................................................................................................................7The Boeotian School........................................................................................................................................................9Life of Hesiod................................................................................................................................................................10The Hesiodic Poems......................................................................................................................................................13II. The Genealogical Poems:...........................................................................................................................................15Date of the Hesiodic Poems...........................................................................................................................................18Literary Value of Homer................................................................................................................................................19The Ionic School...........................................................................................................................................................20The Trojan Cycle...........................................................................................................................................................21The Homeric Hymns.....................................................................................................................................................24The Epigrams of Homer................................................................................................................................................28The Burlesque Poems.....................................................................................................................................................29The Contest of Homer and Hesiod................................................................................................................................29BIBLIOGRAPHY..........................................................................................................................................................31THE WORKS OF HESIOD........................................................................................................................................38 WORKS AND DAYS (832 lines)..................................................................................................................................38

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