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Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

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Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica By H. G. Evelyn-White The early Greek epic - that is, poetry as a natural and popular, and not (as it became later) an artificial and academic literary form - passed through the usual three phases, of development, of maturity, and of decline. No fragments which c ...more

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Hugh Gerard Evelyn-White (1884-1924) was a translator of Greek epic poetry.

Evelyn-White was a prolific English archaeologist, classicist, Coptologist, and Egyptologist. He was educated at King's School in Ely before joining the Metropolitan Museum of New York's expedition to Egypt in 1909. Other than a period serving in the armed forces during World War I, Evelyn-White remained with the Met Museum's expedition until 1921. During this time he worked with