The best introduction I have ever read to Ancient Greece. The author’s liveliness of mind and style has enabled him to make a mass of information. More by H.D.F. Kitto. Poiesis: Structure and Thought (Sather Classical Lectures). H.D.F. Kitto. from: $ Form and Meaning in Drama. H.D.F. Kitto. from: $ H. D. F. Kitto Humphrey Davy Findley Kitto, FBA (6 February – 21 January ) was a British classical scholar of Cornish ancestry. He was born in Stroud, .

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He was born in Stroud, Gloucestershire.

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Rather kitro trying to arrive at the conclusion that the culture of ancient Greece deserves our admiration the author starts with it and then proceeds to write its hagiography for the rest of the book. There is a beauty is how they focus and control their energy, as evidenced in their strong yet minimal architecture and bare bones conception of drama. Debut and Victor Entertainment Their professional debut on the music scene was in with the single “Clap ‘n Clap” with Victor Entertainment.


However, time and again Kitto appears as an apologist for every possible criticism lobbed against ancient Greece.

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List of Bible dictionaries topic A Dictionary of the Bibleedited by Gdf Smith, title page for the third volume A Bible dictionary is a reference work containing encyclopedic entries related to the Bible, typically concerning people, places, customs, doctrine and Biblical criticism. Most fundamentally, Kitto appreciates the Greeks for their rustic well-roundness.


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Life He was born to Laurence and Alice Gomme, noted folklore experts. In the chapter hff mythology and religion, after giving due evidence about how the Greeks actively distinguished between ritual practice of their divinities and traditional folk tales or legends about them, he concludes by saying: Its date is not known, but various stylistic similarities with the Philoctetes BC and the Oedipus at Colonus BC lead ktito to suppose that it was written towards the end of Sophocles’ career.

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