Apollonius of Rhodes

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Apollonius of Rhodes

(ˌæpəˈləʊnɪəs)
n
(Biography) 3rd century bc, Greek epic poet and head of the Library of Alexandria. His principal work is the four-volume Argonautica
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In the story Mr Apollonios is a wandering impresario who is eager for his daughter to follow in his footsteps.
given to Harmais (UPZ I 92), while the same payment is booked to Ptolemaios' brother Apollonios in the lat-ter's own account (UPZ I 91); perhaps Harmais was acting as an agent.
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Review of G N Vasilaros, Der Gebrauch des Genetivus Absolutus bei Apollonios Rhodios im Verhaltnis zu Homer (Athens 1993).
Sade, en ce domaine, n'innove pas, mais s'inscrit dans un debat qui marque l'histoire du christianisme des le IIe siecle: dans cette controverse, la vie du thaumaturge Apollonios de Tyane (27) sert a prouver que Jesus ne portait aucun attribut divin; Sade lui-meme fait parfois allusion a Apollonios, comme dans son Dialogue entre un pretre et un moribond de 1782.
In her commentary, Kobusch mostly deals with the reception of the Greek epos by Apollonios Rhodios and the Valerius Flaccustext, but also offers links to other ancient texts dealing with the topic.
Krog has been involved in various translation projects including Country of My Skull (1998, translated from Afrikaans); Domein van Glas (2000, by Henk van Woerden); Down to My Last Skin (2000, a collection of Krog's translated poems); Lang Pad na Vryheid (2001, Mandela's autobiography); Met Woorde soos met Kerse (2002, translations of African verse), Mamma Medea: na Apollonios van Rhodos en Euripides (2002, by Tom Lanoye); A Change of Tongue (2003, translated from Afrikaans); die sterre se 'tsau' / the stars say 'tsau' (2004, translations of / Xam verse), and Body Bereft (2006, translation of Verweerskrif).
In that race he lined up against 21 other colts on heavy ground and was all out to hold Apollonios by a head.
At the height of his celebrity, he engaged in numerous literary debates and was criticized by Asklepiades and Poseidippos, but his most famous quarrel was with his former student and intimate Apollonios of Rhodes, the author of the epic poem Argonautica and a bitter rival.
Deel een is grootliks gebaseer (21) op die Argonautika van Apollonios Rhodios, en deel twee op Euripides se Medea en Anouilh (1961) se drama.