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Author Gadotti, Alhena, author.

Title "Gilgamesh, Enkidu and the Netherworld" and the Sumerian Gilgamesh cycle / Alhena Gadotti.

Publication Info. Boston ; Berlin : De Gruyter, [2014]


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Description 1 online resource (446 pages) : illustrations (plates).
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Series Untersuchungen zur Assyriologie und Vorderasiatischen Archäologie, 0502-7012 ; Band 10
Untersuchungen zur Assyriologie und vorderasiatischen Archäologie ; Bd. 10.
Note Plates run from page 359-430.
Revised version of doctoral dissertation submitted to the Department of Near Eastern Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, Sept. 2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents On transliteration and coventions -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The prologue of "Gilgames, Enkidu and the Netherworld" -- 3. The halub-tree -- 4. Narrative and poetic structure -- 5. Enkidu Redivivus -- 6. The Sumerian Gilgames cycle -- 7. Enkidu's return and the catalogue of ghosts : GEN ll. 255-end -- 8. The manuscripts -- The edition -- Translation -- Eclectic text -- Textual matrix -- Commentary -- Appendix.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Gilgamesh.
Epic poetry, Assyro-Babylonian -- History and criticism.
Epic poetry, Sumerian -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Gadotti, Alhena. "Gilgamesh, Enkidu and the Netherworld" and the Sumerian Gilgamesh cycle. Boston : De Gruyter, [2014] xv, 430 pages ; 29 cm. Untersuchungen zur Assyriologie und Vorderasiatischen Archäologie ; Band 10 0502-7012 ; 9781614517085 (DLC) 201401286
ISBN 9781614517085 (hardback : acid-free paper)
9781614515456 (e-book)

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