Sappho from KALAMOS BOOKS

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Sappho : a Play In Verse

by Durrell, Lawrence

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint.
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Faber & Faber, 1967 Reprint.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

The Sappho Companion

by Reynolds, Margaret

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
ISBN
9780099738619
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Vintage, 2001 "This remarkable anthology displays the way different periods have taken Sappho's haunting story, bringing together many difefrent kinds of work.We see her image change, recreated in Ovid's poetry and Boccaccio's takes, in translations by Pope, Rossetti, Swinburne and Baudelaire, and in the modern versions of Eavan Boland,Rith Pradel and Jeantte Winterson." 422p. bibliography.index.. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

The Sappho Companion

by Reynolds, Margaret

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2001
Condition
New
Edition
1st US Edition.
ISBN
9780312239244
Item Price
$27.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Palgrave / St.Martin's Press, 2001 'This remarkable anthology displays the way different periods have taken Sappho's haunting story, bringing together many different kinds of work.We see her image change, recreated in Ovid's poetry and Boccaccio's takes, in translations by Pope, Rossetti, Swinburne and Baudelaire, and in the modern versions of Evan Boland,Ruth Pradel and Jeanette Winterson." 422p.bibliography.index.. 1st… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$27.50
No cover image available

Sappho's Leap : A Novel

by Jong, Erica

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2003
Condition
New
Edition
1st US Edition.
ISBN
9780393057614
Item Price
$22.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: W. W. Norton, 2003 "Sappho"s Leap is a journey back 2,600 years to inhabit the mind of the greatest love poet the world has ever known. At the age of fourteen, Sappho is seduced by the beautiful poet Alcacus, plots with him to overthrow the dictator of the island, and is caught and married off to a repellent… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$22.50
No cover image available

Greek Lyric Poetry including the Complete Poetry of Sappho

by Barnstone,Willis (Ed) Sappho

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780805203394
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Schocken Books, 1972 Willis Barnstone has augmented his widely used anthology of the Greek lyric poets with eleven newly attributed Sappho poems, making this the most complete offering of Sappho in English. Two new sections - "Sources and Notes" and "Sappho: Her Life and Poems" - provide the student with the classical sources and an appraisal of this… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

Siirler / Poems [IN TURKISH]

by Sappho [Safo]

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1999
Condition
As New
Edition
Reissue
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Istanbul: Cumhuriyet Gazetesi, 1999 Series : Dunya Klasikleri Dizisi : 28. Ceviri ve Uzewrine Konusmalar Azra Erhat & Cengiz Bektas. Reissue. Softcover. As New. Illus. by Trans : Azra Erhat & Cengiz Bektas.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

My Name is Sappho

by Rofheart, Martha

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
first English Language Edition.
ISBN
9780425029817
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Berkley, 1974 Novel about Sappho. first English Language Edition.. Pbk. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

Laughter of Aphrodite

by Green, Peter

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1965
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st.UK Ed.
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
London: John Murray, 1965 "Sappho, the poetess of Lesbos, famous for her verses and for her lovers, looks back over her past, her life in Ereses on Lebos, in Mytilene and in Syracuse, the endless political intrigues, her dedication to Aphrodite. She tells her own story, vital, passionate, unaware of guilt. Through her Mr. Green creates the complex turbulent world… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
No cover image available

Where Sappho Sang

by Fithian, Theodore

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1993
Condition
New
Edition
1st.US Edition.
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
New York,: Vantage Press, 1993 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. New/New.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50
No cover image available

Sappho of Lesbos: Her Life and Times

by Weigall, Arthur

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Can Ed.
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Frederick A.Stokes, 1982 (Small stamp on title page states " Canadian Edition For Sale in Canada only") A solid, scholarly and interesting biography of this poetess, including "Every known fragment of Sappho's poetry is quoted in full .(using) the Greek text as edited by J.M.Edmonds in his Lyra Greca" . The notion that there were two Sapphos-one the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50
No cover image available

Sappho's Immortal Daughters

by Williamson, Margaret

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780674789135
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1998 Soft Cover. Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50
No cover image available

Sappho : The Tenth Muse

by Freedman, Nancy

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st.US Ed..
ISBN
9780312186609
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: St.Martin's Press, 1998 In this finely-drawn portrait, Sappho of Lesbos narrates her extraordinary life, from her childhood in war-torn Mytilene to her later restless search for passionate love .Driven by the all-consuming fever of her Muse-inspired poetic gift.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

Sappho and Phaon : A Tragedy. Set Forth with a Prologue,Induction,Prelude.Interludes and Epilogues.

by Mackaye,Percy

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1907
Condition
Good>Very Good
Edition
1st.US Edition.
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Macmillan & Co., 1907 Play about Sappho. 1st.US Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Good>Very Good/No Jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

The Love Songs of Sappho

by Sappho

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1966
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
Item Price
$12.50

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Mentor/New American Library), 1966 Translated with introduction and notes by Paul Roche "This Mentor edition comprises all the important poems of Sappho, including the latest released OPxyrhynchus papyrus" 224p.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Trans Paul Roche.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.50
No cover image available

Laughter of Aphrodite

by Green, Peter

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780520203402
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
California U.Press, 1993 Fiction about Sappho. Reprint.. Soft Cover. As New.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

The Sappho Companion

by Reynolds, Margaret

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Pbk.Ed.
ISBN
9780099738619
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
London: Vintage, 2001 "This remarkable anthology displays the way different periods have taken Sappho's haunting story, bringing together many difefrent kinds of work.We see her image change, recreated in Ovid's poetry and Boccaccio's takes, in translations by Pope, Rossetti, Swinburne and Baudelaire, and in the modern versions of Evan Boland,Ruth Pradel and Jeanette Winterson." 422p. bibliography.index.. First Pbk.Ed.. Soft Cover.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50
No cover image available

Sappho of Lesbos: Her Life and Times

by Weigall, Arthur

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
London: Thornton Butterworth, 1937 A solid, scholarly and interesting biography of this poetess, including 'Every known fragment of Sappho's poetry is quoted in full .(using) the Greek text as edited by J.M.Edmonds in his Lyra Greca" . The notion that there were two Sapphos-one the poet and the other the courtesan-is discussed and dismissed. 319p. plates, maps,index. Coloth binding faded… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50