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Aratus

Phaenomena (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries)

by Aratus Solensis

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Translations into French,
  • General,
  • Stars,
  • Science,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Didactic poetry, Greek,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Didactic poetry, Greek--Translations into French,
  • Literary Collections / Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Astronomy, Ancient,
  • Cosmology,
  • Constellations,
  • Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDouglas Kidd (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages614
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7747143M
    ISBN 10052158230X
    ISBN 109780521582308

    Aratus, being thus delivered and secured from this danger, conceived from the first and ever after nourished a vehement and burning hatred against tyrants, which strengthened with his years. Being therefore bred up amongst his father’s acquaintance and friends at Argos with a liberal education, and perceiving his body to promise good health. Welcome! Rule Cards are available for purchase and will be shipped out at the end March. We appreciate your love of Mah Jongg!

    Jan 01,  · Abstract. The author claims that the excessive employment of the term λεπτóς for characterizing Aratus' poetry and for denoting its conformity to the aesthetic ideal of Hellenistic poetry, as defined by Callimachus' poetic standards, stems from a misinterpretation, both by the later biographical tradition and the modern scholarship, of a number of poetic sources. λεπτολóγος, in Cited by: 3. Aratus, hearing this, despatches away Xenocles with two of his own servants, Seuthas and Technon, to view the wall, resolving, if possible, secretly and with one risk to hazard all on a single trial, rather than carry on a contest as a private man against a tyrant by long war and open force.

    This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online. The Phenomena and Diosemeia of Aratus, tr. into Engl. verse, with notes, by J. Lamb. ☯ Full Synopsis: "Aratus of Soli was a highly original poet of the early third century BC, famous throughout antiquity for his poem on constellations and weather signs, .


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Aratus of Soli was a highly original poet of the early third century BC, famous throughout antiquity for his poem on constellations and weather signs, and imitated by later Greek and Latin poets. This volume presents for the first time in English an edition of the poem with a full introduction, a facing translation and a line-by-line commentary/5.

Apr 30,  · Aratus of Soli was a highly original poet of the early third century BC, famous throughout antiquity for his poem on constellations and weather signs, and imitated by later Greek and Latin poets. This volume presents for the first time in English an edition of the poem with a full introduction, a facing translation and a line-by-line commentary.5/5(1).

Aratus is the author of Aratus ( avg rating, 25 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), The Phenomena and Diosemeia of Aratus, Tr. Into Engl. Verse, wit /5. Format: Paperback Verified Purchase My chief motivation for purchasing this book was that it provided a prose translation of Aratus' Phaenomena, a book that is very influential in the history of astronomical culture and was a best seller in Antiquity; it was quoted in the Bible and the Greek Anthology/5(5).

ARATUS OF SOLI was a Greek poet who flourished in Macedonia in the early C3rd B.C. His only surviving work is the Phaenomena, a book describing the constellations and weather signs.

Callimachus, Hymns and Epigrams. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Aratus books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Hide browse bar Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position.

ARATUS ăr’ ə təs (̓́Αρατος, prayed for).A Gr. poet. Born toward the end of the 4th cent. b.c. at Soli (or possibly Tarsus) in Cilicia, Aratus studied at Athens and was a friend of Zeno, the founder of Stoicism.

Of his many poems, the only one extant is the Phaenomena, a treatise on astronomy, which was still popular in NT rafaelrvalcarcel.com at Athens quoted from its fifth line a phrase.

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Full text of "The Phenomena and Diosemeia of Aratus". Aratus passed much of his time at the court of Antigonus Gonatas, king of Macedonia.

His principal work was the "Phoenomena," which is here quoted, and was so highly esteemed in Greece that many learned men wrote commentaries on it. The sentiment here quoted was directly at variance with the views of the Epicureans; and it is proof of Paul's.

Aratus' Phaenomena is a didactic poem -- a practical manual in verse that teaches the reader to identify constellations and predict weather. The poem also explains the relationship between celestial phenomena and such human affairs as agriculture and navigation.

Aratus of Soli was a highly original poet of the early third century BC, famous throughout antiquity for his poem on constellations and weather signs, and imitated by later Greek and Latin poets.

This volume presents for the first time in English an edition of. Aratus’ Phaenomena is a didactic poem—a practical manual in verse that teaches the reader to identify constellations and predict weather. The poem also explains the relationship between celestial. Hipparchus also wrote critical commentaries on some of his predecessors and contemporaries.

In Tōn Aratou kai Eudoxou Phainomenōn exēgēseōs biblia tria (“Commentary on the Phaenomena of Aratus and Eudoxus”), his only surviving book, he ruthlessly exposed errors in Phaenomena, a popular poem written by Aratus and based on a now-lost treatise of Eudoxus of Cnidus that named and.

Aratus' Phaenomena, a didactic poem in Greek hexameters, composed c. BC, which describes the layout of the heavens and their effect on the lives of men, was an ideal text in expressing such.

The digital Loeb Classical Library is an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature. Aratus’ Phaenomena is a didactic poem—a practical manual in verse that teaches the reader to identify constellations and predict weather.

The poem also explains the relationship between celestial phenomena and such human affairs as agriculture and navigation. Immediately download the Aratus summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Aratus.

Jul 01,  · Aratus’ Phaenomena is a didactic poem—a practical manual in verse that teaches the reader to identify constellations and predict weather. The poem also explains the Reviews: 1.

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Enjoy millions of the latest Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines & more. Anytime, anywhere, across your devices.Oct 06,  · Aratus of Soli was a highly original poet of the early third century BC, famous throughout antiquity for his didactic epic on constellations and weather signs, /5(25).Paul quoted Menander in the book of Acts and in 1 Corinthians.

He quoted Epimenides in the book of Titus. Let's take a look. "The first part of verse 28 comes from Cretica by Epimenides, and the second part of the verse from Hymn to Zeus, written by the Cilician poet Aratus.