Gilgamesh


Gilgamesh
Author: John R. Maier
Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
ISBN: 9780865163393
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Gilgamesh by John R. Maier, Gilgamesh Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Gilgamesh books, The evolution of the Gilgamesh epic" (1982) / Jeffrey H. Tigay -- From "Gilgamesh in literature and art: the second and first millennia" (1987) / Wilfred G. Lambert -- From "Gilgamesh: sex, love and the ascent of knowledge" (1987) / Benjamin Foster -- "Images of women in the Gilgamesh epic" (1990) / Rivkah Harris -- "The marginalization of the goddesses" (1992) / Tikva Frymer-Kensky -- "Mourning the death of a friend: some assyriological notes" (1993) / Tzvi Abusch -- "Liminality, altered states, and the Gilgamesh epic" (1996) / Sara Mandell -- "Origins: new light on eschatology in Gilgamesh's mortuary journey" (1996) / Raymond J. Clark -- From "a Babylonian in Batavia: Mesopotamian literature and lore in The sunlight dialogues" (1982) / Greg Morris -- "Charles Olson and the poetic uses of Mesopotamian scholarship" / John Maier -- From "'Or also a godly singer, ' Akkadian and early Greek literature" (1984) / Walter Burkert -- From "Gilgamesh and Genesis" (1987) / David Damrosch -- "Praise for death" (1990) / Donald Hall -- From "Gilgamesh in the Arabian nights" (1991) / Stephanie Dalley -- "Ovid's Blanda voluptas and the humanization of Enkidu" (1991) / William L. Moran -- From "the Yahwist's primeval myth" (1992) / Bernard F. Batto -- "Gilgamesh and Philip Roth's Gil Gamesh" (1996) / Marianthe Colakis -- From "The epic of Gilgamesh" (1982) / J. Tracy Luke and Paul W. Pruyser -- From "Gilgamesh and the Sundance Kid: the myth of male friendship" (1987) / Dorothy Hammond and Alta Jablow -- "Gilgamesh and other epics" (1990) / Albert B. Lord -- From "Reaching for abroad: departures" (1991) / Eric J. Leed -- From "Introduction" to he who saw everything (1991) / Robert Temple -- "The oral aesthetic and the bicameral mind" (1991) / Carl Lindahl -- From "Point of view in anthropological discourse: the ethnographer as Gilgamesh" (1991) / Miles Richardson -- From "The wild man: the epic of Gilgamesh" (1992) / Thomas Van Nortwick.


Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 491
Authors: John R. Maier
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
The evolution of the Gilgamesh epic" (1982) / Jeffrey H. Tigay -- From "Gilgamesh in literature and art: the second and first millennia" (1987) / Wilfred G. Lambert -- From "Gilgamesh: sex, love and the ascent of knowledge" (1987) / Benjamin Foster -- "Images of women in the Gilgamesh epic"
Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: Stephen Mitchell
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-27 - Publisher: Profile Books
Vivid, enjoyable and comprehensible, the poet and pre-eminent translator Stephen Mitchell makes the oldest epic poem in the world accessible for the first time. Gilgamesh is a born leader, but in an attempt to control his growing arrogance, the Gods create Enkidu, a wild man, his equal in strength and
Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 129
Authors: Herbert Mason
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Presents a verse narrative of the ancient Babylonian epic about love, death, loss, heroes, and friendship, including an historical essay on the original poem.
The Archetypal Significance of Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Rivkah Schärf Kluger, H. Yehezkel Kluger
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-01-01 - Publisher: Daimon
A Jungian psychoanalytical interpretation of the Gilgamesh Epic.
The Evolution of the Gilgamesh Epic
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Jeffrey H. Tigay
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
Special Features- Aims to show how The Gilgamesh Epic developed from its earliest to its latest form- Systematic, step-by-step tracking of the stylistic, thematic, structural, and theological changes in The Gilgamesh Epic- Relation of changes to factors (geographical, political, religious, literary) that may have prompted them- Attempts to identify the
Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Jeffrey H. Tigay
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-19 - Publisher: Hackett Publishing
This stirring new version of the great Babylonian epic includes material from the recently discovered "monkey tablet" as well as an Introduction, timeline, glossary, and correspondences between lines of the translation and those of the original texts. "A comprehensive Introduction with a light touch (Beckman), a poetic rendering with verve
Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Yusef Komunyakaa, Chad Gracia
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-01 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
The first dramatic adaptation of Gilgamesh
Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Michael Schmidt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-24 - Publisher: Princeton University Press
Acclaimed literary historian Schmidt provides a unique meditation on the rediscovery of Gilgamesh and its profound influence on poets today. He describes how the poem is a work in progress even now, an undertaking that has drawn on the talents and obsessions of an unlikely cast of characters, from archaeologists
The Epic of Gilgamesh
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Michael Schmidt
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973-10-25 - Publisher: Penguin UK
Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, and his companion Enkidu are the only heroes to have survived from the ancient literature of Babylon, immortalized in this epic poem that dates back to the 3rd millennium BC. Together they journey to the Spring of Youth, defeat the Bull of Heaven and slay the
The Babylonian Gilgamesh Epic
Language: en
Pages: 986
Authors: A. R. George
Categories: Epic poetry, Assyro-Babylonian
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:
"The Babylonian Gilgamesh epic is the oldest long poem in the world, with a history going back four thousand years. It tells the fascinating and moving story of Gilgamesh's heroic deeds and lonely quest for immortality. This book collects for the first time all the known sources in the original