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" Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the hireling of another, with a landless man who had no great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed. "
An Introduction to the History of Religion - Side 300
af Frank Byron Jevons - 1896 - 443 sider
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Anatomy of what We Value Most

William Gerber - 1997 - 225 sider
...speech of Achilles to Odysseus regarding death: (766) Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the hireling of another... man bear sway among all the dead that be departed. Theocritus (third century before the common era)...
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The Odyssey of Homer

Butcher,S.H.., Andrew Lang - 2000 - 429 sider
...I spake, and he straightway answered me, and said : " Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground * as...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed. But come, tell me tidings of that lordly son of mine—did he follow to the war to...
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The Library Of Original Sources: The Greek World

Oliver J. Thatcher - 2004 - 456 sider
...so I spake, and he straightway answered me, and said: "Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed. But come, tell me tidings of that lordly son of mine — did he follow to the war...
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Cambridge Readings in Literature

...so I spake, and he straightway answered me, and said: "Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live on ground as the...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed. But come, tell me tidings of that lordly son of mine — did he follow to the war...
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Life and Letters in the Fourth Century

1901
...Achilles at Borysthenis, a Greek town on the Dnieper, see Dio Chrysostom, Borystheniticus, 9, 14, 25. as the hireling of another, with a landless man who...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed." A similar divergence may be remarked between Homer and his imitator, when the one...
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Lessons for the Day, Bind 2

Moncure Daniel Conway - 1883
...— "Nay, speak not comfortably to me of death, oh great Odysseus. Rather would I live upon the earth as the hireling of another, with a landless man who...great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead that be departed." Later Greek authors, influenced probably by Egyptian ideas, conceived a happier...
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Forerunners and Rivals of Christianity: From 330 B.C. to 330 A.D. ; in Two ...

Francis Legge - 1964 - 462 sider
...has called him up from Hades. " Rather would I live upon the soil as the hireling of another, even with a landless man who had no great livelihood, than bear sway among all the dead who are no more1." But the Eleusinian Mysteries were hailed as giving deliverance from these horrors,...
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Queen's Quarterly, Bind 8–9

1901
...It was of this house of Hades so drear that the preat Achilles said, "Rather would I live on earth as the hireling of another, with a landless man who had no great livelihood, than he king among all the dead that be departed." This is the Mycenaean and usual Greek conception of the...
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