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PURSUIT OF GREECE, THE

#: 4384
An anthology selected by Philip Sherrard, with photographs by Dimitri. For Philip Sherrard the enigma of Greece has been virtually a lifelong preoccupation. In this anthology he tries to explore its various aspects through the writings of those who over the centuries have found in Greece not simply ...
Price: € 24.37 £ 20.59 $ 27.39

RHIGAS VELESTINLIS: THE PROTOMARTYR OF THE GREEK REVOLUTION

Author: WOODHOUSE, C.M.
#: 4380
Rhigas of Velestino (1757-1798), popularly known as Rhigas Pheraios, is one of the greatest national heroes of modern Greece. He first conceived the possibility of a national revolution to free his country from the domination of its Ottoman overlords; his aim, however, was not simply an armed rebell...
Price: € 24.37 £ 20.59 $ 27.39

DIONYSIUS SOLOMOS

Author: JENKINS, ROMILLY
#: 3004
Dionysius Solomos (1798- 1857), who is often given the epithet of father of modern Greek poetry, endeavoured to forge an ideal for Greek poetry and for the Greek people that should be an expression of the highest purposes his spirit could conceive. This study of Solomoss life and work is written in...
Price: € 13.6 £ 11.49 $ 15.29

CHRISTIANITY AND EROS: ESSAYS ON THE THEME OF SEXUAL LOVE

Author: PHILIP SHERRARD
#: 613
In spite of the fact that marriage is recognised as a sacrament by the Church, the attitude of Christian thought towards the sexual relationship has in practice been singularly limited. In this concise and thought-provoking book this well known author co insiders the spiritualizing potentialities of...
Price: € 10.75 £ 9.09 $ 12.08

ROAD TO REMBETIKA Music of a Greek Sub-culture

Author: Gail Holst
#: 4391
Rembetika, Greeces urban folk music, which became the basis for its present day popular bouzouki music, could be paralleled to the blues of America. This book, written by an ethno-musicologist who lived for several years in Greece, is an enthusiastic personal account of the genre and an introductio...
Price: € 24.49 £ 20.69 $ 27.52

ON THE GREEK STYLE: SELECTED ESSAYS ON POETRY AND HELLENISM

Author: GEORGE SEFERIS WITH INTRO. BY REX WARNER
#: 4386
This is the only selection available in English of the essays of one of Greeces major poets, the nobel prize winner George Seferis. The selection was made by Seferis himself, shortly before his death in 1971, and the subjects range from the poet Sikelianos, the painter Theophilos, and General Makriy...
Price: € 16.2 £ 13.69 $ 18.21

EDWARD LEAR: THE CORFU YEARS A Chronicle presented through his Letters

Author: Ed. by Philip Sherrard
#: 4382
The years that Lear spent on Corfu coincide with the last years of the British Protectorate and the text of this book forms a unique commentary on the modes, manners and the mentality of a mid-19th century British colonial and garrison society. It also presents a moving account of an artist pursuing...
Price: € 48.87 £ 41.29 $ 54.93

DRAMA OF QUALITY, THE: SELECTED ESSAYS BY ZISSIMOS LORENZATOS

Author: ZISSIMOS LORENZATOS Trans. by Liadain Sherrard
#: 4378
The author is generally acknowledged to be the most important living man of letters in Greece. An essayist, poet and thinker, he is perhaps the last of his generation with a vision that is both deeply religious and humane. This selection includes studies on the Greek writers Papadiamandis, Sikeliano...
Price: € 18.92 £ 15.99 $ 21.26

GREEK QUINTET, A

Author: Selected and trans. by Edmund Keeley and Philip Sherrard
#: 4377
During the last hundred and more years the Greek world has produced a wealth of poetry that is as astonishing in its scope as it is in its vigour, and this anthology brings together a selection from the works of the five poets who may be said to take pride of place in substantiating this achievement...
Price: € 17.56 £ 14.84 $ 19.74

RHIGAS VELESTINLIS: THE PROTOMARTYR OF THE GREEK REVOLUTION

Author: WOODHOUSE, C.M.
#: 3005
Rhigas of Velestino (1757-1798), popularly known as Rhigas Pheraios, is one of the greatest national heroes of modern Greece. He first conceived the possibility of a national revolution to free his country from the domination of its Ottoman overlords; his aim, however, was not simply an armed rebell...
Price: € 17.56 £ 14.84 $ 19.74
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