Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Theogony, Works and Days, Shield - 2nd edition

Theogony, Works and Days, Shield (ISBN10: 0801879841; ISBN13: 9780801879845)
ISBN13: 978-0801879845
ISBN10: 0801879841

Summary: Hesiod belongs to the transitional period in Greek civilization between the oral tradition and the introduction of a written alphabet. His two major surviving works, the Theogony and the Works and Days, address the divine and the mundane, respectively. The Theogony traces the origins of the Greek gods and recounts the events surrounding the crowning of Zeus as their king. A manual of moral instruction in verse, the Works and Days was addressed to farmers and peasants ...show more.

Introducing his celebrated translations of these two poems and of the Shield, a very ancient poem of disputed authorship, Apostolos Athanassakis positions Hesiod simultaneously as a philosopher-poet, a bard with deep roots in the culture of his native Boeotia, and the heir to a long tradition of Hellenic poetry. For this eagerly anticipated revised edition, Athanassakis has provided an expanded introduction on Hesiod and his work, subtly amended his faithful translations, significantly augmented the notes and index, and updated the bibliography. Already a classic, Hesiod: Theogony, Works and Days, Shield is now more valuable than ever for students of Greek mythology and literature. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 2ND 04
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Published: 06/28/2004
International: No

View Review



List Price: $22.95
Used $13.03
$6.51 after Buyback
Used
Save $9.92 (43%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 2 hours and 13 minutes and it ships by Noon CT today!
  • Sell back
    to us by
  • Guaranteed
    Cash Back
  • Book cost
    after Buyback
  • Dec 31, 2014
  • $6.52
  • $6.51
New $20.56
$10.28 after Buyback
Rental $9.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Marketplace sellers starting at $3.99

33 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Theogony, Works and Days, Shield
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (33)  |  New (10)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (3)  |  Good (12)  |  Acceptable (6)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$13.03
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Your cost after Guaranteed Cash Back: $6.51! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$20.56
+$3.99 s/h

New
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Your cost after Guaranteed Cash Back: $10.28! Brand new book. Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$22.52
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$3.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Borgasorus Books, Inc. MO
Wentzville, MO
Seller Rating: 4.16
PAPERBACK Fair 0801879841 Student Edition. Missing many pages. Heavy wear, wrinkling, creasing, Curling or tears on the cover and spine May be missing front or back cover. May have used stickers or ...show more residue. Fair binding may have a few loose or torn pages. Heavy writing, highlighting and marker. ...show less
$3.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
GICW Books
Hillsboro, OR
Seller Rating: 4.56
Reading copy. May have notes, underlining or highlighting. Dust jacket may be missing.
$5.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
First Coast Books GA
Eatonton, GA
Seller Rating: 4.84
2004-06-28 Paperback Good Moderate wear to the covers. Highlighting to the text. The binding is tight and square. Your Satisfaction is Guaranteed!
$7.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Midtown Scholar Bookstore PA
Harrisburg, PA
Seller Rating: 4.73
6-28-04 Paperback FINE Crisp, clean, unread paperback with light shelfwear to the covers and a publisher's mark to one edge-Nice! 0.69 lbs.
$9.44
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
BookCellar-NH
Nashua, NH
Seller Rating: 4.67
0801879841 Has moderate shelf wear, highlighting, underlining and/or writing. Great used condition. We are a tested and proven company with over 900,000 satisfied customers since 1997. Choose expedite ...show mored shipping (if available) for much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. ...show less
$11.38
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.63
Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$12.02
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
A Book Company
Lexington, KY
Seller Rating: 4.42
May contain some highlighting. Supplemental materials may not be included. We select best copy available. - 2nd Edition - Paperback - ISBN 9780801879845
$13.03
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
Page:   1     2     3     4     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close