Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Homeric Hymn to Demeter” as Want to Read:
The Homeric Hymn to Demeter
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Homeric Hymn to Demeter

by
3.3  ·  Rating Details ·  33 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Hardcover, 380 pages
Published February 28th 1973 by OUP Oxford
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Homeric Hymn to Demeter, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Homeric Hymn to Demeter

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
max
Mar 17, 2014 max added it
Shelves: greek
If my wife ever finds out how much I spent on this book, she will divorce me! Certain academic books are frightfully pricey, and this is certainly one of them. And yet I could not resist. In teaching this delightful work of Greek literature to an advanced class (fall 2011), I desperately needed the assistance of a learned commentary, since the Hymn to Demeter is such a fascinating text with many issues that call for critical elucidation.

The Homeric Hymns were not written by Homer -- i.e. not by
...more
Odessa
Jun 09, 2014 Odessa rated it it was amazing
This commentary is what classicist's dream of.
Andrew Price
Aug 30, 2016 Andrew Price rated it it was ok
Interesting to see devotional works to pagan gods.
Lexi Muhlenbeck
Nov 04, 2012 Lexi Muhlenbeck rated it really liked it
Entertaining little story.
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Sep 21, 2016
Pau Rosay
Pau Rosay rated it it was ok
Sep 24, 2016
Tasneem
Tasneem marked it as to-read
Aug 05, 2016
Matko
Matko marked it as to-read
Jul 29, 2016
Paige Barker
Paige Barker marked it as to-read
Jul 24, 2016
Everyman
Everyman is currently reading it
Jul 21, 2016
Clare
Clare rated it really liked it
Mar 12, 2016
Steff
Steff rated it really liked it
Feb 01, 2016
Momo Heroína
Momo Heroína rated it did not like it
Dec 13, 2015
Ellie Botoman
Ellie Botoman rated it liked it
Sep 16, 2015
Renan Virginio
Renan Virginio marked it as to-read
Aug 06, 2015
Lucy
Lucy added it
Jun 26, 2015
Veregeia
Veregeia rated it really liked it
Jun 21, 2015
Shannon
Shannon marked it as to-read
May 22, 2015
Carola Otterspeer
Carola Otterspeer marked it as to-read
Mar 25, 2015
Whitney
Whitney rated it it was amazing
Dec 12, 2014
Chelsea Brimstin
Chelsea Brimstin rated it liked it
Nov 17, 2014
Lee
Lee added it
Oct 28, 2014
Shannon Monks
Shannon Monks rated it liked it
Jul 21, 2014
Angela
Angela added it
Jul 18, 2014
Luke
Luke rated it did not like it
Jun 24, 2014
Gratiela Stoica
Gratiela Stoica marked it as to-read
Jun 05, 2014
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book