n Acta Classica : Proceedings of the Classical Association of South Africa - Imagery in Simonides

Volume 42, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0065-1141
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In this article some of the similes and metaphors encountered in Simonides' lyric and elegiac fragments are discussed. From the analysis it appears that this poet was highly original and tended to use imagery in clusters within the same poem.

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