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The Resource The discovery of the mind : the Greek origins of European thought, by Bruno Snell ; translated by T.G. Rosenmeyer

The discovery of the mind : the Greek origins of European thought, by Bruno Snell ; translated by T.G. Rosenmeyer

Label
The discovery of the mind : the Greek origins of European thought
Title
The discovery of the mind
Title remainder
the Greek origins of European thought
Statement of responsibility
by Bruno Snell ; translated by T.G. Rosenmeyer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Harvard Univ. Libr.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B181
LC item number
.S54
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The discovery of the mind : the Greek origins of European thought, by Bruno Snell ; translated by T.G. Rosenmeyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-323) and index
Contents
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 -- Aristophanes and aesthetic criticism -- Human knowledge and divine knowledge among the early Greeks -- The call to virtue : a brief chapter from Greek ethics -- From myth to logic : the role of the comparison -- The origin of scientific thought -- The discovery of Humanitas, and our attitude toward the Greeks -- Art and play in Callimachus -- Arcadia : the discovery of a spiritual landscape
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 323 p.
Lccn
a 53005261
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 241.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Dust jacket. Orange brown cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Paper markers laid in, with notes and marginalia by Sontag. 2 leaves of holographic notes laid in. "Wrack and crumbling" by H.R.Trevor-Roper (New Statesmen; Apr. 12 1958), 1 leaf, laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02056876
  • ucoclc2056876
Label
The discovery of the mind : the Greek origins of European thought, by Bruno Snell ; translated by T.G. Rosenmeyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-323) and index
Contents
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 -- Aristophanes and aesthetic criticism -- Human knowledge and divine knowledge among the early Greeks -- The call to virtue : a brief chapter from Greek ethics -- From myth to logic : the role of the comparison -- The origin of scientific thought -- The discovery of Humanitas, and our attitude toward the Greeks -- Art and play in Callimachus -- Arcadia : the discovery of a spiritual landscape
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 323 p.
Lccn
a 53005261
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 241.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Dust jacket. Orange brown cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Paper markers laid in, with notes and marginalia by Sontag. 2 leaves of holographic notes laid in. "Wrack and crumbling" by H.R.Trevor-Roper (New Statesmen; Apr. 12 1958), 1 leaf, laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02056876
  • ucoclc2056876

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