The Resource Gilgamesh : a new English version, by Stephen Mitchell

Gilgamesh : a new English version, by Stephen Mitchell

Label
Gilgamesh : a new English version
Title
Gilgamesh
Title remainder
a new English version
Statement of responsibility
by Stephen Mitchell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vivid, enjoyable and comprehensible, the poet and pre-eminent translator Stephen Mitchell makes the oldest epic poem in the world accessible for the first time. Gilgamesh is a born leader, but in an attempt to control his growing arrogance, the Gods create Enkidu, a wild man, his equal in strength and courage. Enkidu is trapped by a temple prostitute, civilised through sexual experience and brought to Gilgamesh. They become best friends and battle evil together. After Enkidu's death the distraught Gilgamesh sets out on a journey to find Utnapishtim, the survivor of the Great Flood, made immor
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
892/.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ3771.G5
LC item number
E5 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Gilgamesh : a new English version, by Stephen Mitchell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
""Copyright Page""; ""Dedication Page""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""About this Version""; ""Gilgamesh""; ""Prologue""; ""Book I""; ""Book II""; ""Book III""; ""Book IV""; ""Book V""; ""Book VI""; ""Book VII""; ""Book VIII""; ""Book IX""; ""Book X""; ""Book XI""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Glossary""; ""Acknowledgements""
Control code
ocn881468784
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847653833
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7f3c359e-339e-4ee4-9371-2034dba35995
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33911204
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881468784
  • pebco1847653839

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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