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Homer"s metre

a practical guide for reading Greek hexameter poetry

by G. B. Nussbaum

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Bristol Classical Press in Bristol .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homer -- Versification.,
  • Greek language -- Metrics and rhythmics.,
  • Epic poetry, Greek,
  • Hexameter

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA practical guide for reading Greek hexameter poetry.
    Statementby G.B. Nussbaum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4206.M4 N88
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20902220M
    ISBN 100862921724

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Dactylic hexameter (also known as "heroic hexameter" and "the meter of epic") is a form of meter or rhythmic scheme in poetry. It is traditionally associated with the quantitative meter of classical epic poetry in both Greek and Latin and was consequently considered to be the grand style of Western classical poetry.

Some premier examples of its use are Homer's Iliad and Odyssey. Meter and word order. The sung nature of oral poetry is particularly apparent from the fact that there is a strong metrical structure, or rhythm, to the poetry in the ancient Greek.

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