Author(s): Snell, Bob,
Date of Publication: 01/08/1982,
Pagination: 352 pages,
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.,
Published By: Dover Publications Inc.,
Book Classification: Philosophy of mind, Ancient Greece
German classicist's monumental study of the origins of European thought in Greek literature and philosophy. Brilliant, widely influential. Includes "Homer's View of Man," "The Olympian Gods," "The Rise of the Individual in the Early Greek Lyric," "Pindar's Hymn to Zeus," "Myth and Reality in Greek Tragedy," and "Aristophanes and Aesthetic Criticism."