LOEB CLASSICAL LIBRARY
Cover: Homeric Hymns. Homeric Apocrypha. Lives of Homer, from Harvard University PressCover: Homeric Hymns. Homeric Apocrypha. Lives of Homer in HARDCOVER

Loeb Classical Library 496

Homeric Hymns. Homeric Apocrypha. Lives of Homer

Edited and translated by Martin L. West

Add to Cart

Product Details

HARDCOVER

$28.00 • £19.95 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674996069

Publication Date: 04/30/2003

Loeb

480 pages

4-1/4 x 6-3/8 inches

Index

Loeb Classical Library

World

Martin West wears his formidable learning lightly, and scholars and students of Greek religion and mythology will use this volume as a primary resource.—Penelope Murray, The Times Literary Supplement

A magnificent achievement… As one would expect of a scholar of West’s distinction these are accurate, keenly alive to each nuance of the Greek… Scholars owe a considerable debt of gratitude to West for [this] new Loeb.—Richard Whitaker, Scholia Reviews

[West’s] newly edited texts offer new solutions to a number of textual puzzles.Translation Review

Recent News

From Our Blog

Jacket: What Stars Are Made Of: The Life of Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, by Donovan Moore, from Harvard University Press

The Most Famous Astronomer You’ve Never Heard Of

Despite her pioneering contributions to science, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin has not always been recognized as one of the most influential scientists of the twentieth century. In What Stars Are Made Of, Donovan Moore sets out to change this, with the first full biography of this trailblazing scientist. To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we are pleased to highlight five

‘manifold glories of classical Greek and Latin’

The digital Loeb Classical Library (loebclassics.com) extends the founding mission of James Loeb with an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature.