Lectures of William Edmondstoune Aytoun on literature: Greek. Edit

Summary

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MS.4898
Level of Description
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Dates

  • [1845-1865.] (Creation)

Extents

  • 101 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    101 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Two lectures on the 'Age of Homer' (folios 1, 24);

    (ii) Two lectures on the 'Age of Greek drama' (folios 47, 76); with a translation from the "'Agamemnon' of Aeschylus" (folio 100).

  • Bibliography

    The passage translated from the "'Agamemnon' of Aeschylus" is quoted in "Blackwood's Magazine", July 1837, in Sir Archibald Alison's review of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton's 'Athens, its rise and fall' (London, 1837), in which the translation originally appeared.

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