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A sheaf of Greek folk songs gleaned by an old Philhellene

A sheaf of Greek folk songs gleaned by an old Philhellene

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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk songs, Greek (Modern),
  • Greek poetry, Modern -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Translations in verse, by the Countess Martinengo Cesaresco.

    Statementwith an introductory note by Countess Evelyn Martinengo Cesaresco.
    ContributionsMartinengo-Cesaresco, Evelyn Lilian Hazeldine (Carrington) contessa, 1852- tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA5285 .M32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 77, [1] p.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6653653M
    LC Control Number23006942
    OCLC/WorldCa5824602

    After the age of epic when stately poems of extraordinary deeds—and length—reigned supreme, Greek tastes changed radically. Shorter, more personal poems written for feasts and weddings came into fashion, the sort of verse we associate with medieval ballads, Shakespeare's sonnets and the Beatles' love songs. One of the most popular folk groups of the rock 'n' roll era. Responsible for keeping public interest in folk music alive through the late s and early s. Their recording of "Tom Dooley," an adaptation of an old ballad song, was a huge hit. Read by John F.C. Richards, this Greek-language recording brings to life classic Greek texts including Agamemnon, Oedipus Tyrannus, Antigone, and Hippolytus, as well as shorter works of lyric, elegiac, and iambic poetry. The shorter works include themes of .


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Sheaf of Greek folk songs gleaned by an old Philhellene. Oxford, B. Blackwell, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Lilian Hazeldine Carrington Martinengo-Cesaresco, contessa.

Abstract. Translations in verse, by the Countess Martinengo of access: Internet. And at the end of her publishing life she returned to the topic of folksong with her translation of A Sheaf of Greek Folk Songs, Gleaned by an Old Philhellene (). As the subheading implies, this was not an unpolitical act: it was a small protest against the continuing Italian occupation of the Greek Dodecanese Islands.

Her articles regularly appeared in Folklore throughout the s, and her interest seems to have been largely political, as in her translation of Greek folk songs, A Sheaf of Greek Folk Songs, Gleaned by an Old Philhellene, which was a small protest about the Italian occupation of the Greek Dodecanese Islands.

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