The Homeric hymn to Demeter: translation, commentary, and interpretive essays
Includes a translation, the Greek text, a literary commentary, a discussion of the Eleusinian mysteries and related cults of Demeter, an introductory essay by H.P. Foley, and 5 previously published articles on the poem and related issues. Includes bibliographical references (p. -281) and indexes.
- LCC: PA4023
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: xvi, 297 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Hymn to Demeter
- Hymns, Greek (Classical) -- Translations into English
- Hymns, Greek (Classical) -- History and criticism
- Demeter (Greek deity) in literature
- Eleusinian mysteries in literature
- Demeter (Greek deity) -- Poetry
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