Heat and Lust: Hesiod’s Midsummer Festival Scene Revisited

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1. Corpora of ancient texts and editions of individual authors (not a complete list)

Quotations are taken from the Oxford editions of ancient authors, unless otherwise stated. Of the editions and commentaries used the following deserve especial notice:

Aesop (Perry) Aesopica…, ed. Perry, Ben Edwin (Urbana, 1952)
Alcaeus (LP) Poetarum Lesbiorum fragmenta, eds. Lobei, Edgar, and Page, Denys (Oxford, 1955)
Alcman (Calame) Alcman, fragmenta. …, ed. Calame, Claude (Lyricorum Graecorum quae exstant, vi, 1983)
Anacreontea (W) Carmina Anacreontea, ed. West, Martin L. (Bibliotheca Teubneriana, 1984)
Archilochus (W) Iambi et elegi Graeci…., ed. West, M. L., i2 (Oxford, 1989)
Campbell Campbell, David A., Greek lyric poetry (Basingstoke and London, 1967; repr., 1972,1976)
Diehl ii Anthologia lyrica graeca, ed. Diehl, Ernst, ii (Bibliotheca Teubneriana, 1942)
HE The Greek Anthology, Hellenistic epigrams…, eds. Gow, A. S. F., and Page, D. L., i-ii (Cambridge, 1965)
Hes. fr. (M.-W.) Fragmenta Hesiodea, eds. Merkelbach, R., and West, M. L. (Oxford, 1967)
Hes. Shield of Herakles (Solmsen) Hesiodi…. Scutum, ed. Solmsen, Friedrich (Oxford, 1970)
Hes. WD (Verdenius) Verdenius, W. J., A commentary on Hesiod Works and Days, vv. 1-382 (Mnem. Suppl., lxxxvi, 1985)
Hes. WD (West) Hesiod, Works and Days …, ed. West, M. L. (Oxford, 1978)
Homeric Hymn to Demeter (Richardson) The Homeric Hymn to Demeter, ed. Richardson, N. J. (Oxford, 1974, 1979)
PCG iv (K.-A.) Poetae comici Graeci (PCG), eds. Kassel, R., and Austin, C., iv (Berlin, 1983)
Peek Griechische Vers-Inschriften, ed. Peek, Werner, i (Berlin, 1955)
PMG Poetae melici Graeci, ed. Page, D. L. (Oxford, 1962)
Sappho (LP) cf. Alcaeus (LP) above
Theognis (W) see Archilochus (W) above
West see Hes. WD (West) above

2. Modern books, including reference and other standard works cited mainly in connection with Greco-Roman literature (not a full bibliography).

Denniston Denniston, J. D., The Greek particles2 (Oxford, 1954)
Field guide Peterson, Roger, Mountfort, Guy, and Hollom, P. A. D., A field guide to the birds of Britain and Europe (London, 1954)
Gk. insects Davies, Malcolm, and Kathiri- thamby, Jeyaraney, Greek insects (Oxford, 1986)
LSJ Liddell, H. G., and Scott, R., Greek-English Lexicon, revised by Stuart Jones, Sir Henry, and R. McKenzie, with Supplement (Oxford, 1968)
Pollard Pollard, John, Birds in Greek life and myth (London, 1977)
Thompson Thompson, D’Arcy Wentworth, A glossary of Greek birds (Oxford, 1936)

3. Periodicals

References to classical periodicals adhere to the style of L’Année Philologique. Titles of periodicals dealing with modern Greek topics are self-explanatory; the following, however, deserves especial notice:

Laogr. Λαογραφία, Δελτίον τῆς ‘Ελληνικῆς Λαογραφικῆς Εταιρείας (’Αθῆναι 1909- )

4. Other

AG Ancient Greek
MG Modern Greek
Basilica (Scheltama i) Basilicorum libri LX … textus librorum I-VIII, ed. Scheltama, H. J. (Groningen, Djakarta, ‘s Gravenhage, 1955)

N.B. Except where this might seem confusing, the texts of the folksongs appear exactly as originally printed in the Greek sources.