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The Resource Myths of the underworld journey Plato, Aristophanes, and the "Orphic" gold tablets, Radcliffe G. Edmonds III

Myths of the underworld journey Plato, Aristophanes, and the "Orphic" gold tablets, Radcliffe G. Edmonds III

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Myths of the underworld journey Plato, Aristophanes, and the "Orphic" gold tablets
Title
Myths of the underworld journey Plato, Aristophanes, and the "Orphic" gold tablets
Statement of responsibility
Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Plato, Aristophanes, and the creators of the 'Orphic' gold tablets employ the traditional tale of a journey to the realm of the dead to redefine the boundaries of their societies. These narratives reveal their meanings through close analysis of the specific ways in which each makes use of the tradition
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1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edmonds, Radcliffe G.
Dewey number
292.1/3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plato
  • Aristophanes
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Voyages to the otherworld
  • Dionysia
  • Mythology, Greek, in literature
  • Voyages to the otherworld in literature
Label
Myths of the underworld journey Plato, Aristophanes, and the "Orphic" gold tablets, Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-261) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Roadmaps of Déviance: The 'Orphic' Gold Tablets; 3 Descent to the Depths of Comedy: The Frogs of Aristophanes; 4 The Upward Path of Philosophy: The Myth in Plato's Phaedo; 5 Conclusions: The End of the Road; Bibliography; Index Locorum; Index
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ocm82364840
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 276 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511265594
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)82364840
Label
Myths of the underworld journey Plato, Aristophanes, and the "Orphic" gold tablets, Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-261) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Roadmaps of Déviance: The 'Orphic' Gold Tablets; 3 Descent to the Depths of Comedy: The Frogs of Aristophanes; 4 The Upward Path of Philosophy: The Myth in Plato's Phaedo; 5 Conclusions: The End of the Road; Bibliography; Index Locorum; Index
Control code
ocm82364840
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 276 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511265594
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)82364840

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