Last edited by Kagadal
Saturday, May 2, 2020 | History

5 edition of The Harps that Once... found in the catalog.

The Harps that Once...

Thorkild Jacobsen

The Harps that Once...

Sumerian Poetry in Translation

by Thorkild Jacobsen

  • 73 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry anthologies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Hamito-Semitic Literature,
  • Semitic languages,
  • Poetry,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Literary Collections / General,
  • Sumerian poetry,
  • Translations into English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9602276M
    ISBN 100300039069
    ISBN 109780300039061

    March 26th Amazingly talented ladies! Engaged all the audience and humorous! Played classic rock on harps! Loved it! Farmington, CT @ Stanley-Whtiman House Museum. October 27th It's my second time seeing C and K live. They were entertaining, funny and charming all at once. And quite friendly at the meet and greet after the show.


Share this book
You might also like
My feet roll

My feet roll

Even Yuppies Die

Even Yuppies Die

Condoleeza Rice

Condoleeza Rice

Detailed list of the old parochial registers of Scotland.

Detailed list of the old parochial registers of Scotland.

Of perjury

Of perjury

RISE OF COURT GOVERNMENT IN CANADA

RISE OF COURT GOVERNMENT IN CANADA

The portreeve

The portreeve

Nooks and corners of old London

Nooks and corners of old London

A letter from William Penn proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America

A letter from William Penn proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America

Cybernetics, art and ideas

Cybernetics, art and ideas

Magnetic tape manufacturing industry

Magnetic tape manufacturing industry

Hurrish

Hurrish

After the Gulf War

After the Gulf War

Trends in private sector development in World Bank education projects

Trends in private sector development in World Bank education projects

Mechanical science for higher technicians 4/5

Mechanical science for higher technicians 4/5

The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven

The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven

The Harps that Once... by Thorkild Jacobsen Download PDF EPUB FB2

I bought this book after having purchased "Myths from Mesopotamia" by S. Dalley, since the latter book did not contain any translations from Sumerian directly (but it is still a very fine book!).

"The Harps that Once " is a very fine collection of ancient texts: mythological poems about Dumuzi and Inanna, love poetry, hymns, laments, and by:   The Harps that Once offers a generous selection of myths, epics, hymns, and laments composed in Mesopotamia between roughly BCE and BCE (so, to years ago).

There are at least two ways to read poetry from a remote culture: as art that reflects and recreates an experience of life; or as a historical artifact that can offer a /5. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write The Harps that Once.

book review. LibraryThing Review User Review - bezoar44 - LibraryThing. The Harps The Harps that Once. book Once offers a generous selection of myths, epics, hymns, and laments composed in Mesopotamia The Harps that Once. book roughly BCE and BCE (so, to years ago). There are at least two 5/5(1).

The eminent Assyriologist Thorkild Jacobsen, author of Treasures of Darkness, here presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems written near the The Harps that Once. book of the third millennium b.c.e., including a number of compositions that have never before been published in themes developed in the poems—quite possibly the earliest poems.

The poems in "The Harps That Once" can sometimes be quite lively. In the "Ninurta Myth," the winged warrior god The Harps that Once. book his intelligent, animated weapon (changes from a mace to a lion-headed eagle) The Harps that Once.

book battle with a supernatural villain named Azag - a sort of giant cedar that walks on his roots - and his army of animated boulders/5. The Harps that Once Book Description: The eminent Assyriologist Thorkild Jacobsen, author of Treasures of Darkness, here presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems written near the end of the third millennium b.c.e., including a number of The Harps that Once.

book that have never before been published in translation. The eminent Assyriologist Thorkild Jacobsen, author of Treasures of Darkness, here presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems written near the end of the third millennium b.c.e., including a number of compositions that have never before been published in translation.

"This elegantly written work is a basic resource for the full understanding of early Mesopotamia. It includes translations of the Cylinders of Gudea and other poems that have been accessible only in outdated versions."—Daniel Snell, author of Life in the Ancient Near East, B.C.E.

The eminent Assyriologist Thorkild Jacobsen, author of Treasures of Darkness, here presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems written near the end of the third millennium b.c.e., including a number of compositions that have never before been published in themes developed in the poems—quite possibly the earliest poems extant—are those that Brand: Yale University Press.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Part One: Dumuzi texts --The new house --The sister's message --The wiles of women --The bridal sheets --Let him come!--Dumuzi's wedding --Unfaithfulness --Dumuzi's dream --The wild bull who has lain down --Recognition --Vain.

BOOKS & PDFs. We have hundreds of wonderful books and PDF downloads of music for harp players. Some are playable on any type of harp, and others are strictly for either lever or pedal harps. Each book on our website will show one of these 3 icons, which will tell you what kind of harp is required.

The Harps that Once. book longest side of the harp is The Harps that Once. book the column or pillar, though some earlier harps, such as a "bow harp", lack a pillar. On most harps the sole purpose of the pillar is to hold up the neck against the great strain of the strings. On harps which have pedals (largely the modern concert harp), the pillar is a hollow column and encloses the Hornbostel–Sachs classification: –5.

HARPS is a (c)3 nonprofit organization founded in by nationally recognized animal advocate, Donna Ewing, who played a key role in the passage of the Humane Care of Animals Act. The mission of HARPS is to continue promoting and providing humane treatment for animals – specifically horses and other hooved animals – through rescue.

Previously: Worthy is the Lamb The scripture Rev. – When He took the scroll, the four living creatures and the 24 elders fell down before the Lamb. Each one had a harp and gold bowls filled with incense, which are the prayers. COVID Resources.

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The eminent Assyriologist Thorkild Jacobsen, author of Treasures of Darkness, here presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems written near the end of the third millennium b.c.e., including a number of compositions that have never before been published in themes developed in the poems--quite possibly the earliest poems extant--are those that have.

Read or Download Now ?book=Read Free Ebook Now ?book=PDF The Harps that. The Harps that Once: Sumerian Poetry in Translation Thorkild Jacobsen.

This volume presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems, including a number of compositions that have never before been published in translation. You can write a book review and share your experiences.

Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the. This book contains a wonderful selection of Christmas carols with dual arrangements that may be played as duets. Lyrics and chords, useful for singers and other instrumentalists, are included for each carol.

96 pages, spiral bound. This is a multi-level harp book, which is designed to appeal to harpers of all ability levels. Harp Center specializes in harps. We help people of all ages fulfill their dreams of owning and playing one of these beautiful, spiritual, and magical instruments.

You, too, can learn to play the harp. Small Tunes For Young Harpists book by Bonnie Goodrich - $ From the film and Broadway Musical "Once" - Winner of the Oscar for best original song By Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova - Arranged by Margot Krimmel.

A beautiful simple song playable on Lever or Pedal Harp. HN White Birds Book Retail Price: $ Book & Download Card Retail: $ The eminent Assyriologist Thorkild Jacobsen, author of Treasures of Darkness, here presents translations of ancient Sumerian poems written near the end of the third millennium b.c.e., including a number of compositions that have never before been published in themes developed in the poems--quite possibly the earliest poems extant--are those that have /5.

Biography. Thorkild Peter Rudolph Jacobsen received, inan M.A. from the University of Copenhagen and then came to the United States to study at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, where, inhe received his Ph.D. He was a field Assyriologist for the Iraq Expedition of the Oriental Institute from to ) and in became director of the Awards: Guggenheim Fellowship.

Once again, we are going on a journey through the Bible much like we did back in when we first began “Connecting The Dots”. Only this time, Dennis has added more into the study than before. He has included books of the bible that were not in the first journey and he has expanded to add another 26 weeks to both the Old and New Testaments.

Revising her classic book Harps and Harpists, Roslyn Rensch expands her authoritative history of this timeless instrument. This lavishly illustrated edition, with black-and-white images and 24 color plates, surveys the progress of the harp from antiquity to the present day.

The new edition includes two new chapters; an extensive bibliography and index; personal. (3 harps, additional flute part for The Water is Wide) Designed to serve all musicians regardless of their skill level, the music in Healing Harps includes well known traditional favorites and beautiful new compositions.

Each book contains the individual harp parts and a score. Harp Woods & Anatomy. Dusty Strings makes three lines of harps: The Ravenna line, the Allegro/Crescendo line, and the FH line.

The biggest differences between the three are the woods used. Like guitars and many other musical instruments, harps are available in various combinations of laminated and solid wood. Harps -- or capacities for praise. Harps on willows, or song suspended.

Harps retuned, or joys to come. Verse 2. A confession of joy being turned into sorrow: "we hanged," etc. The moaning of their harps upon weeping willows better harmonized with their feelings than any tunes which they had been accustomed to play.

The Harps that Once offers a generous selection of myths, epics, hymns, and laments composed in Mesopotamia between roughly BCE and BCE (so, to years ago).

There are at least two ways to read poetry from a remote culture: as art that reflects and recreates an experience of life; or as a historical artifact that can offer a 5/5(1). EASY, ALL HARPS. Intended for the beginning student harpist with no prior musical experience. Ten progressive lessons teach notation and rhythm, using two fingers, using three fingers, triads, inverted triads, key signatures, chords, using four fingers, and triplets.

Triple Strung Harps ( AD) Triple-strung harps first appeared in Italy in the late 16th or early 17th century. They followed the invention of the double-strung harp, which had two rows of strings strategically tuned for use of two-handed playing; by passing a finger between two strings a harpist could reach the corresponding chromatic note in the other row.

The Harps That Once. by Thorkild Jacobsen,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(73). Ogden by Lyon & Healy: Mahogany - Nylon (S/N ) $2,* 34 String Lever Harp. Builtrented once and returned in excellent condition.

There is one small ding on the neck that has been touched up and barely visible. Harp Instruction Books/DVDs.

So many people come to the harp who live in remote places and do not have access harp teachers in their vicinity. We offer instruction books and DVDs for Beginners to Intermediate/Advanced harpists of all ages.

Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. I’m (sadly) selling my harp and wanted to know if someone you know might be interested. A one-of-a-kind 39 string lever harp with extended soundboard, this astounding harp has a more full, glorious sound than even a Concert Venus harp I once played.

It was made 5 years ago by Seattle area harpist/engineer Rob Charles Goodwin. share. You can find a lot of personal references to get information example: internet, classifieds, book, and soon.

You can view that now, a lot of publisher in which print many kinds of book. The book that recommended to your account is The Harps that Once: Sumerian Poetry in Translation this guide consist a. This is the biography page for Harps Romance Book Review.

I love reading and in Feb.I started a blog for reviewing books, and promoting favorite authors. I read romance, suspense, erotic, and all in between. I am married with 2 children. My son has 2 children (my grandchildren) and my daughter is getting married this Oct.

I just recently discovered Smashwords, usually. About HARPS. In Horticulture Australia Ltd (now Horticulture Innovation Australia) initiated a project to harmonise the food safety certification requirements for the major retailers in Australia.

The result of this project is the Harmonised Australian Retailer Produce Scheme (HARPS). Introduced over 25 year ago, the Roosebeck Collection of Celtic Harps for sale have been a favorite of harpists of all skill levels. Affordable for the student harpist, yet crafted of quality materials that accomplished harpists appreciate.

Roosebeck lap and table harps are now available with upgraded Chelby levers.5/5(1). the BH component of the rates for Pdf plans, pdf appropriate adjustments are made, as outlined in Section 7 of this Data Book.

Contents of this Data Book This Data Book contains demographic, cost and utilization data related to adult (21 and over) BH, as well as non-BH services for HARP eligibles.

Please note the following concerning thisFile Size: KB.HaRPS - Hampton Roads Paranormal Society, White Marsh, VA. likes. "A scientific approach to what goes bump in the night".Followers: Ebook Two of Harps.

likes. Like light shimmering on water, the vivid and varied colors of this duo captivate audiences with their compelling concerts, programs, and classes.5/5(1).