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The Resource The craft of Zeus : myths of weaving and fabric, John Scheid & Jesper Svenbro ; translated by Carol Volk

The craft of Zeus : myths of weaving and fabric, John Scheid & Jesper Svenbro ; translated by Carol Volk

Label
The craft of Zeus : myths of weaving and fabric
Title
The craft of Zeus
Title remainder
myths of weaving and fabric
Statement of responsibility
John Scheid & Jesper Svenbro ; translated by Carol Volk
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scheid, John
Dewey number
880.9/355
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3015.W48
LC item number
S34 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Svenbro, Jesper
Series statement
Revealing antiquity
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classical literature
  • Weaving in literature
  • Mythology, Classical, in literature
  • Civilization, Classical
  • Weaving
  • Weaving
  • Classical literature
  • Zeus
Label
The craft of Zeus : myths of weaving and fabric, John Scheid & Jesper Svenbro ; translated by Carol Volk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [171]-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I: PEPLOS: From the sixteen women to the Weaver King: political weaving in Greece -- "Investiture," Peplophoria, Lusus Troiae: political weaving in Rome -- II: CLAINA: Aphrodite Poikilothronos: epithets, cloaks, and lovers -- The marriage of Peleus and Thetis: nuptial blankets in Rome -- III: TEXTUS: The cloak of Phaedrus: the prehistory of the "text" in Greek -- The birth of an ideogram: the metaphor of the Textus in Latin -- Appendix A: Note on biological "Tissue" -- Appendix B: Note on cosmic "Weaving"
Control code
33079132
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780674175495
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95035699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The craft of Zeus : myths of weaving and fabric, John Scheid & Jesper Svenbro ; translated by Carol Volk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [171]-218) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I: PEPLOS: From the sixteen women to the Weaver King: political weaving in Greece -- "Investiture," Peplophoria, Lusus Troiae: political weaving in Rome -- II: CLAINA: Aphrodite Poikilothronos: epithets, cloaks, and lovers -- The marriage of Peleus and Thetis: nuptial blankets in Rome -- III: TEXTUS: The cloak of Phaedrus: the prehistory of the "text" in Greek -- The birth of an ideogram: the metaphor of the Textus in Latin -- Appendix A: Note on biological "Tissue" -- Appendix B: Note on cosmic "Weaving"
Control code
33079132
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780674175495
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95035699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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