Gilgamesh : translated from the SÓn-leqi-unninni version


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Gardner, John Maier, John R. Henshaw Richard A.


Keyword(s):
Epic poetry, Assyro-Babylonian -- Translations into English.


Year:
1984


Pages:
ix, 304 p., [1] leaf of plates


Publisher:
Knopf


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
10558088


Label:
Box 11


Notes:
ill. ; 24 cm. Translation of: Gilgamesh./ Bibliography: p. 301-304. Gilgamesh. English. John Gardner, John Maier, with the assistance of Richard A. Henshaw. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PJ3771.G5; Dewey: 892/.1


ISBN:
ISBN: 0394537718; 9780394537719 LCCN: 84-4442


Edition:
1st


Abstract:
A totally new translation of the classic Mesopotamian epic--with lengthy introduction and annotations--is presented in such a way as to reflect the appearance and arrangement of the original stone tablets.


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