The Epic of Gilgamesh

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  • Author : Danny P. Jackson
  • Publisher : Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
  • Pages : 100 pages
  • ISBN : 9780865163522
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or Read online The Epic of Gilgamesh full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Danny P. Jackson and published by Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers which was released on 19 October 1997 with total page 100 pages. We cannot guarantee that The Epic of Gilgamesh book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. -- 15 original woodcut illustrations -- 18 photographs of ancient artifacts This edition aims to reanimate the story of Gilgamesh and Enkidu for modern readers. The poetic rendition brings words to life through indelible images. A learned and lucid historical and cultural introduction fills in background for the narrative. An interpretative essay reviews the themes of Gilgamesh and their echoes in other literature. The total is a new edition that delights, informs, and stimulates readers to a new appreciation of this age-old tale.

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : Danny P. Jackson
  • Publisher : Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
  • Release : 19 October 1997
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-- 15 original woodcut illustrations -- 18 photographs of ancient artifacts This edition aims to reanimate the story of Gilgamesh and Enkidu for modern readers. The poetic rendition brings words to life through indelible images. A learned and lucid historical and cultural introduction fills in background for the narrative. An interpretative essay reviews the themes of Gilgamesh and their echoes in other literature. The total is a new edition that delights, informs, and stimulates readers to a new appreciation of this age-old

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : Morris Jastrow,Albert T. Clay
  • Publisher : Book Tree
  • Release : 02 January 2003
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This epic poem is the oldest known to exist in history, predating Homer's Iliad by about 1500 years. Gilgamesh, the hero, discovers he has godly blood, so sets out on a journey to the land of the gods in an attempt to gain entry. It is of ancient Sumerian origin, from the land called Mesopotamia. It is an important work for those studying ancient literature, history and mythology. This Babylonian version is one of the oldest known, if not the oldest.

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : Maureen Gallery Kovacs
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release : 19 October 1989
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Since the discovery over one hundred years ago of a body of Mesopotamian poetry preserved on clay tablets, what has come to be known as the Epic of Gilgamesh has been considered a masterpiece of ancient literature. It recounts the deeds of a hero-king of ancient Mesopotamia, following him through adventures and encounters with men and gods alike. Yet the central concerns of the Epic lie deeper than the lively and exotic story line: they revolve around a man’s

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : Eren Sarı
  • Publisher : noktaekitap
  • Release : 08 January 2017
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Gilgamesh is the semi-mythic King of Uruk best known from The Epic of Gilgamesh (written c. 2150-1400 BCE) the great Sumerian/Babylonian poetic work which pre-dates Homer’s writing by 1500 years and, therefore, stands as the oldest piece of epic western literature. Gilgamesh’s father was the Priest-King Lugalbanda (who is featured in two poems concerning his magical abilities which pre-date Gilgamesh) and his mother the goddess Ninsun (the Holy Mother and Great Queen) and, accordingly, Gilgamesh was a demi-god

The Evolution of the Gilgamesh Epic

The Evolution of the Gilgamesh Epic
  • Author : Jeffrey H. Tigay
  • Publisher : Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
  • Release : 19 October 2021
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Special Features- Aims to show how The Gilgamesh Epic developed from its earliest to its latest form- Systematic, step-by-step tracking of the stylistic, thematic, structural, and theological changes in The Gilgamesh Epic- Relation of changes to factors (geographical, political, religious, literary) that may have prompted them- Attempts to identify the sources (biographical, historical, literary, folkloric) of the epic's themes, and to suggest what may have been intended by use of these themes- Extensive bibliography- Indices

The Epic of Gilgamesh the Babylonian Epic Poem and Other Texts in Akkadian and Sumerian Translated and with an Introduction by Andrew George

The Epic of Gilgamesh   the Babylonian Epic Poem and Other Texts in Akkadian and Sumerian   Translated and with an Introduction by Andrew George
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 19 October 1999
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Originally the work of an anonymous Babylonian poet who lived more than 3,700 years ago, The Epic of Gilgamesh tells of the heroic exploits of the ruler of the walled city of Uruk. Not content with the immortality conveyed by the renown of his great deeds, Gilgamesh journeys to the ends of the earth and beyond in his search for eternal life, encountering the wise man Utanapishti, who relates the story of a great flood that swept the earth. This episode

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : John Harris
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 29 May 2001
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The Epic of Gilgamesh is the oldest written chronicle in the world, composed two to three thousand years before Christ. It tells events in the life of a king in an ancient Sumerian city of Mesopotamia.In the tradition of the Greek Iliad or the medieval Beowulf, the heroic central figure is admired for his prowess and power; he is a warrior, whose greatest adventures are here recounted, sometimes fantastic and ultimately magical, as he ventures beyond the bounds of

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : Morris Jastrow,Albert Clay
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 05 April 2015
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The Epic of Gilgamesh. An Old Babylonian Version. By Morris Jastrow and Albert T. Clay The Gilgamesh Epic is the most notable literary product of Babylonia as yet discovered in the mounds of Mesopotamia. It recounts the exploits and adventures of a favorite hero, and in its final form covers twelve tablets, each tablet consisting of six columns (three on the obverse and three on the reverse) of about 50 lines for each column, or a total of about 3600 lines. Of

The Epic of Gilgamesh Selected Readings from its Original Early Arabic Language

The Epic of Gilgamesh  Selected Readings from its Original Early Arabic Language
  • Author : Saad D. Abulhab
  • Publisher : Blautopf Publishing
  • Release : 27 October 2016
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The pioneering work presented in this book introduces the earliest known literary and mythology work in the world, the Epic of Gilgamesh, in its actual language: early Classical Arabic. It provides a more accurate translation and understanding of the important story of the flood, one of the key stories of the monotheistic religions. In this book, the author, a known Arabic type designer and an independent scholar of Nabataean, Musnad, and early Arabic scripts, was able to decipher the actual

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : R. Thompson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 20 October 2013
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The Epic of Gilgamesh is among the earliest surviving works of literature, with the earliest versions dating from around the Third Dynasty of Ur in early Sumeria (2150-2000 BC). Preserved in Cuneiform, the Epic was retold over the centuries, and the most complete version was discovered in the ruins of the library palace of the seventh century BC Assyrian king, Ashurbanipal. The Epic is most notable as being the obvious source of the biblical story of Noah and the flood.

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Author : R. Campbell Thompson
  • Publisher : Blurb
  • Release : 25 July 2018
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The Epic of Gilgamesh is among the earliest surviving works of literature, with the earliest versions dating from around the Third Dynasty of Ur in early Sumeria (2150-2000 BC). Preserved in Cuneiform, the Epic was retold over the centuries, and the most complete version was discovered in the ruins of the library palace of the seventh century BC Assyrian king, Ashurbanipal. The Epic is most notable as being the obvious source of the biblical story of Noah and the flood.