God and the land : the metaphysics of farming in Hesiod and Vergil /

"The Works and Days" of Hesiod and Virgil's "Georgics" are fundamental texts in the Greek canon. Here Nelson brings them together with a metaphysical eye, showing how the two writers each viewed the farming lifestyle as a system of belief unto itself. A translation of Hesiod...

Full description

Saved in:
Main Author: Nelson, Stephanie A. 1958-
Other Authors: Grene, David., Hesiod.
Language:English
Ancient Greek
Published: New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Subjects:
Online Access:Available via EBSCO e-books
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!