Chapman s Homer

Chapman s Homer

This volume presents the original 1611 text of George Chapman's translation, tapping into the poetic consonance between the semi-divine heroism of the "Iliad"'s warriors and the cosmological symbols of Renaissance humanism.

Author: Homer

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 0691002363

Category: Poetry

Page: 613

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This volume presents the original 1611 text of George Chapman's translation, tapping into the poetic consonance between the semi-divine heroism of the "Iliad"'s warriors and the cosmological symbols of Renaissance humanism.
Categories: Poetry

Homer s Iliad

Homer s Iliad

Homer. clear voice . John Keats , who , without Greek scholarship , drew
inspiration from Greek art , told in a well - known sonnet what he felt upon first
reading Chapman ' s Homer : “ Much have I travelled in the realms of gold , And
many ...

Author: Homer

Publisher:

ISBN: PRNC:32101073497693

Category: Achilles (Greek mythology)

Page: 387

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Categories: Achilles (Greek mythology)

The Works of George Chapman

The Works of George Chapman

Did we not know ' twas done by thee so well S . SHEPPARD . Thou makest
Homer Homer ' s self excel . ON FIRST LOOKING INTO ON MR . CHAPMAN ' S
INCOMPARCHAPMAN ' S HOMER . ABLE TRANSLATION OF HOMER ' S
WORKS .

Author: George Chapman

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015011233049

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The Odyssey

The Odyssey

Homer. is challenging , unique and beautiful . George DeF . Lord comments on
the ' extraordinary complexity of Homer ' s Odysseus ' , adding that ' no translator
has matched Homer in subtlety and richness , but Chapman ' s vision is so bold ...

Author: Homer

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 1853260258

Category: Poetry

Page: 239

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A modern prose version of the classical epic relates the wanderings and homecoming of a Greek warrior and hero
Categories: Poetry

The Odysseys tr by G Chapman with intr and notes by R Hooper

The Odysseys  tr  by G  Chapman  with intr  and notes by R  Hooper

The Iliads of HOMER , Prince of Poets , never before in any Language truly
translated , with a Comment on some of his chief ... Chapman ' s translation , with
all its defects , is often exceedingly Homeric , which Pope himself seldom
attained .

Author: Homerus

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600085533

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A Catalogue of Twenty five Thousand Volumes of Choice Useful and Curious Books

A Catalogue of Twenty five Thousand Volumes of Choice  Useful  and Curious Books

The Odysseys of Homer , truly translated by George Chapman ; with Introduction
and Notes by Richard Hooper , M . A . 2 vols . fcap . 8vo , with frontispiece after
Pass , cloth . 128 1 857 3170 HOMER ' S Batrachomyomachia , Hymns and ...

Author: John Russell Smith

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433067301550

Category: Books

Page: 582

View: 683

Categories: Books

Dictionary of National Biography

Dictionary of National Biography

Daniel in ' A Defence of Ryme ( 1602 - 3 ) , George Chapman , a learned and
honest man . ' written when only a portion ... Chapman ' s of troubles ( 1605 ) was
published the comedy Homer has never been without admirers . Dry - of All Fools
 ...

Author: Leslie Stephen

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105118445159

Category: Great Britain

Page:

View: 559

Categories: Great Britain

The Poetical Works of John Keats Given from His Own Editions and Other Authentic Sources and Collated with Many Manuscripts

The Poetical Works of John Keats Given from His Own Editions and Other Authentic Sources and Collated with Many Manuscripts

ON FIRST LOOKING INTO CHAPMAN ' S HOMER . * M UCH have I travell ' d in
the realms of gold , And many goodly states and kingdoms seen ; Round many
western islands have I been Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold . Oft of one wide
 ...

Author: John Keats

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015004157197

Category:

Page: 661

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The Complete Poetical Works of John Keats

The Complete Poetical Works of John Keats

ON FIRST LOOKING INTO CHAPMAN ' S HOMER . * IT . And many goodly states
and kingdoms seen ; Round many western islands have I been . Which bards in
fealty to Apollo hold . Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep - brow ...

Author: John Keats

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSC:32106005475568

Category: Poets, English

Page: 661

View: 779

Categories: Poets, English

Publishers circular and booksellers record

Publishers  circular and booksellers  record

Done according to the Greek by GEORGE CHAPMAN ; with Introduction and
Notes by RICHARD HOOPER , M . A . “ The translation of Homer , published by
George Chap - ! " I have just finished Chapman ' s Homer . Did you ever man , is
one ...

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ISBN: BSB:BSB10528334

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Homer and the Iliad tr in verse with notes by J S Blackie

Homer and the Iliad  tr  in verse  with notes  by J S  Blackie

CHAPMAN ' S HOMER . 425 No man will say that there is weakness or flatness
here ; and , in respect of pith and muscle , Homer certainly has in this man met
his match . On the other hand , every reader who knows his Greek Homer , is well
 ...

Author: Homerus

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600095846

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British Literary Manuscripts From 1800 to 1914

British Literary Manuscripts  From 1800 to 1914

JOHN KEATS 1795 - 182 1 Autograph manuscripts of “ On First Looking into
Chapman ' s Homer " ( undated but written in October 1816 ) and “ The day is
gone and all its sweets are gone ” ( undated but probably written on 10 October
1819 ) .

Author: Verlyn Klinkenborg

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486241254

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 311

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19th-century British culture in the autograph hand. Original manuscripts of Scott, Coleridge, Austen, Yeats, Joyce, etc. Commentary.
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles

The Iliads of Homer

The Iliads of Homer

He ( Pope ) might have added , ” says Mr . Hallam , “ that Chapman ' s Translation
, with all its defects , is often exceedingly Homeric ; a praise which Pope himself
seldom attained . Chapman deals abundantly in compound epithets , some of ...

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ISBN: ONB:+Z22336580X

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Homeric dissertations

Homeric dissertations

On the other hand , every reader who knows his Greek Homer , is well aware that
there are things in this passage which are not in the original , and may feel
inclined to apply to Chapman ' s style of translation what Dryden said of Cowley '
s ...

Author: John Stuart Blackie

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HW23P4

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Page:

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Poetry and Politics in the Cockney School

Poetry and Politics in the Cockney School

This interest in Chapman ' s Homer was not restricted to the two friends . The folio
edition being examined by Keats and Clarke belonged to Thomas Alsager , Hunt
' s comrade and financial editor of the Times ; Hunt and Lamb were admirers of ...

Author: Jeffrey N. Cox

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521631009

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 278

View: 802

A 1999 study of the work of Romantic poets in the circle known as the 'Cockney School'.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Athenaeum

   The    Athenaeum

With Coloured Illustrations . SECOND EDITION OF CHAPMAN ' S HOMER ' S
ILIAD . ROUTLEDGE ' S 28 . JUVENILES .Now ready , 2 vols . fcap . 8vo .
elegantly printed , Portrait of Chapman , and Frontispiece , cloth , 128 . New
Volumes .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: ONB:+Z258649700

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Page:

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From Chaucer to Tennyson

From Chaucer to Tennyson

This was not so much a literal translation of the Greek , as a great Elizabethan
poem , inspired by Homer . It has Homer ' s fire , but not his simplicity ; the energy
of Chapman ' s fancy kindling him to run beyond his text into all manner of figures
 ...

Author: Henry Augustin Beers

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044102848355

Category: English Literature

Page: 313

View: 822

Categories: English Literature

The English Poets

The English Poets

Chapman was carried away by the current of the Homeric verse , and this is his
great saving merit . ... The crudities , the inappropriate quaintnesses of Chapman
' s Homer , are visible enough , when we read only a page or two , here and ...

Author: Thomas Humphry Ward

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HWPMDB

Category: English poetry

Page:

View: 241

Categories: English poetry