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An Aethiopian history

Heliodorus of Emesa

An Aethiopian history

Underdowne"s translation, 1587

by Heliodorus of Emesa

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Published by Chapman & Dodd in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Victoria University Library has Northrop Frye"s copy with his annotations.

Statementwith an introduction by George Saintsbury ; ornamented by Martin Travers.
SeriesThe Abbey classics, 23, Frye annotated -- no. 240
ContributionsFrye, Northrop., Underdown, Thomas
LC ClassificationsPA3998 H2 E5 1924
The Physical Object
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15111234M

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An Aethiopian history written in Greek by Heliodorus. [Heliodorus, of Emesa.; Thomas Underdown] -- Chariclea, the daughter of King Hydaspes and Queen Persinna of Ethiopia, was born white because her mother gazed upon a painting of.

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On recto of last leaf: Printer's mark. Edinburgh T. & A. Con stable printers to Her Majesty Addeddate. Author. Socrates Scholasticus (5th century AD) identifies the author of Aethiopica with a certain Heliodorus, bishop of Trikka.

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Most scholars reject this identification. An Aethiopian Romance, by Heliodorus of Emesa, ed. by F. Wright, trans. by Thomas Underdown (HTML with commentary at ) The Ethiopian: A Narrative of the Society of Human Leopards (Paris: C. Carrington, ), by John Cameron Grant (multiple formats at ).

Ethiopia is one of the world’s oldest countries, its territorial extent having varied over the millennia of its existence. In ancient times it remained centred on Aksum, an imperial capital located in the northern part of the modern state, about miles ( km) from the Red Sea present territory was consolidated during the 19th and 20th centuries as European powers encroached.

Ancient Aethiopia, (Greek: Αἰθιοπία, romanized: Aithiopia; also known as Ethiopia) first appears as a geographical term in classical documents in reference to the upper Nile region, as well as certain areas south of the Sahara desert.

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Not in Library. Heliodori Aethiopicorum libri decemSumptibus et typis B.G. Teubneri. Aithiopika = Aethiopica = Aethiopica, Heliodorus Chariclea, the daughter of King Hydaspes and Queen Persinna of Ethiopia, was born white through the effect of the sight of a marble statue upon the queen during pregnancy (an instance of the theory of maternal impression).

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Aethiopica, An Aethiopian Romance by Heliodorus, B The Marriage of Theagenes and Chariclea, translator Thomas Underdowne inrevised 19th century by F. Wright, [with additional corrections in the online edition by S. Rhoads;] Greek literature, third century,open source, free e-books, online text.

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Æthiopian history reaches as far back as the fifth millennium B.C., as clearly illustrated in indigenous history, while it was at the dawn of third millennium (B.C.) that, the ancient Æthiopian civilization, grew from one stem into many branches (tribes or family groups).

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Stafford, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Heliodorus, of Emesa: Aethiopian adventures: or, The history of Theagenes and Chariclea. Make Offer - Thomas Underdowne / Aethiopian History Written in Greek by Heiodorus 1st ed Anthony Snodgrass / Early Greek Armour and Weapons From the end 1st Edition $ The most coherent and illuminating theme of the book is that of the entry of Heliodorus' Aethiopian History into English literary culture via the translation into English by Thomas Underdowne.

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English [] Noun []. Æthiopians. plural of Æthiopian.Heliodorus, Aethiopian Adventures: or, The history of Theagenes and Chariclea, translated from Greek, The Aethiopian History, page But now the Æthiopians diverted the flood, making cataracts, which they propt with timber, lining them alſo with mud and ſtraw, which the multitude of hands eaſily brought together.

history & early development A number of gaps had been seen in scholarship within the fields pertaining to the inquiry of 'ancient Æthiopia' or 'historical Æthiopia'. And it was expressed by a number of scholars that close attention needed to be focused on these imperfections; views were thus disclosed on the historical and literary issues.

Aethiopian definition is - variant spelling of ethiopian. Love words. You must — there are overwords in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

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While the piece is of unknown provenance, it can currently be seen in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The work itself is called 'Ten Books of Aethiopian History,' for the first and last scenes are laid in Egypt, but it is better known by the name of its hero and heroine.

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[Meyboom, p. 20] † “Metrodorus says, that about the river Rhyndacus, in Pontus, [serpents] seize and swallow the birds that are flying above them, however high and however rapid their flight” (Pliny, Natural History, book VIII.