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1 Adkins, Arthur W. H. POETIC CRAFT IN THE EARLY GREEK ELEGISTS
University of Chicago Press 1985 0226007251 / 9780226007250 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Foxing/dustsoiling to top of textblock. Light edgewear to DJ. ; Using examples from the work of eight elegists--Archilochus, Callinus, Tyrtaeus, Mimnermus, "Theognis" , Solon, Simonides, and Xenophanes-- Adkins analyzes the uses of caesurae, other pauses, word choice and order, and meter in the elegies. Allusions to Homer, labeled by many commentaries as "epic borrowings" are examined and Adkins discusses why the borrowings were made and to what poetic purpose. ...Offers a technical analysis of the Greek elegy. ; 248 pages 
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