Daphnis and Chloe. With the English translation of George Thornley, rev. and augm. by J.M. Edmonds. The love romances of Parthenius and other fragments. With an English translation by S. Gaselee. by Longus

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Greek and English on opposite pages. Bibliography: p. 415-416.

Book details

SeriesThe Loeb classical library
ContributionsThornley, George, b. 1614., Parthenius, of Nicaea, Gaselee, S. 1882-1943, Edmonds, J. M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 423 p. ;
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19396183M

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Daphnis seeing Chloe, and having her now in his own hands, was reconciled by that service, and received him into favour; then excused himself to Chloe, for his seeming to neglect her. And now advising together about their intended wedding, it was, they thought, the best way, still to conceale it, and to hide Chloe in some hole or other, then to.

The ensuing story has Daphnis fending another suitor of Chloe, fighting pirates and to raising money for the dowry of his bride-to-be. Yet, there is an interesting twist to the plot of their parentage. Longus will be remembered for this love story, handed down to us through papyri discovered in a cave.4/5(11).

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Taken in by a goatherd and a shepherd respectively, and raised near the town of Mytilene, Daphnis and Chloe. book grow to maturity unaware of one another's /5(15).

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That night alone Daphnis and Chloe slept soundly, and found, that weariness was some kind of remedy for the passion of Love. But as soon as the day appeared, they fell again to these fits. When they saw one another, they were passing joyful; and sad, if it chanced, that they were parted; in their grief they were voluntiers, and yet they knew.

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Admired by Goethe, it has been reinterpreted in music and art by Ravel and Chagall. This new translation is immensely readable, and does full justice to the humour and humanity of the story/5(K).

Daphnis and Chloe is one of the most engaging and gently erotic stories to emerge from the ancient worlds of Greece and Rome. It is a pastoral tale, telling of a boy and a girl, both abandoned (but separately) as babies on nearby hillsides; one becomes a goatherd, the other a shepherdess, and a mutual attraction arises as they move from.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: On spine: Chagall. Daphnis & Chloe. Chagall's illustrations adapted from the edition published by Les Éditions Verve, Paris; text drawn from the edition published by the Limited Editions Club, New York. Daphnis and Chloe. Author Longus Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover.

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The scenario was adapted by Michel Fokine from a romance by the Greek writer Longus thought to date from around the 2nd century AD.

Scott Goddard published a contemporary commentary that discussed the changes to the story that Fokine Based on: Longus' Daphnis and Chloe. daphnis and chloe Download daphnis and chloe or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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Daphnis and Chloë (Greek: Daphnis kai Chloē) is an ancient Greek novel written by Longus, presumably in the second or third century is the author’s only known work and is considered to. Daphnis and Chloe by Longus, Longos, Otto.

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Longus, Daphnis and Chloe, translated by Paul Turner (Penguin: London and New York, ).Course textbook. Journal Entries Both Classes. Does the gender/sexuality value system animating this text seem congruent with (similar to, parallel to) that underpinning the views of a Finnis or Nussbaum.

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Daphnis & Chloe Author: Longus, Parthenius [of Nicaea]. About Daphnis and Chloe. A masterpiece among early Greek romances A tender novel describing eager and inept young love, Daphnis and Chloe tells the story of a baby boy and girl who are discovered separately, two years apart, alone and exposed on a Greek mountainside.

Daphnis and Chloe by Longus Longus s "Daphnis and Chloe" (second or early third century CE), in which an idealized pastoral environment provides the setting as a boy and girl discover their sexuality, is one of the great works of world literature.

Longus' pastoral romance is one of only five complete and extant pieces of extended fiction from antiquity, which form a genre now regularly referred to as the Ancient Novel.

Book 3 (of 4) is pivotal in many ways for Daphnis and Chloe as a whole, acting as a Author: Stephen Michael Trzaskoma. Longus’ Daphnis and Chloe, written in Greek in the 2nd or 3rd century ce, was the remote progenitor of such Elizabethan pastoral romances as Sir Philip Sidney’s Arcadia () and Thomas Lodge’s Rosalynde (), the source book for Shakespeare’s As You Like It.

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Longus, for instance, plays on a Sapphic poem in a scene where Daphnis fetches for Chloe an apple ripening at the top of a tree (), and he takes the name “Daphnis” from Theocritus’ first Idyll, to which Chloe’s cricket-cage () and the image of Dorcon’s cattle mourning for their dead master () are also indebted (noted in.

'Touching yet humorous, naive and at the same time highly sophisticated, Daphnis and Chloe is the story of a shepherd boy and girl who fall desperately in love yet find themselves facing great obstacles, because in their passion they behave, as the author says, even more awkwardly 'than rams and ewes.'" "This sole surviving bucolic novel of /5(3).

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