Pindar's Pythian 11 is a miniature masterpiece: a poem praising a tender athlete which provides a brilliant and demanding account of the Agamemnon legend. but it includes such a lot of problems (of textual content, metre, courting and interpretation) that even Wilamowitz seemed it as one in all Pindar's such a lot imprecise poems. This 2007 version (the first full-scale therapy that the poem had ever acquired) presents solutions to the issues that experience avoided right appreciation of the paintings. as well as the whole advent and observation, the e-book additionally has a textual content according to re-assessment of the manuscripts, precise metrical dialogue, and a translation.

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