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[Woman], or, Ida of Athens

Lady Morgan

[Woman], or, Ida of Athens

by Lady Morgan

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Published by Bradford & Inskeep in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesWoman, Ida of Athens
Statementby Miss Owenson
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 18127
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 v. in 2
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15110533M

About the Image on the Front Cover This image is one the most endearing of all the sculptures made during the Classical Period of Athens. It shows a husband and wife whose names, inscribed above their heads, are Philoxenos, dressed in the uniform of a hoplite, one of many foot soldiers fighting in phalanx formation, wearing a metal helmet, breastplate, short tunic called e3/5(2). In B.C., some Greeks in Anatolia revolted against Persian rule. Athens, which had a strong navy, sent ships and soldiers to help them. The revolt failed, but Persia decided to punish Athens for interfering. In B.C., the Persians arrived near Athens on the plain of Marathon. The Athenians sent a runner to ask Sparta for help, but the.

Agnodice or Agnodike (Ancient Greek: Ἀγνοδίκη Agnodikē, Greek pronunciation: [aŋnodíkɛː] c. 4th century BCE) is a legendary figure credited as the first female midwife or physician in ancient Athens. Her story is told by the Roman author Gaius Julius Hyginus in his ce is not generally believed to be a historical figure, but her story has been frequently deployed as Born: 4th Century BCE, Athens, Greece. Ida Thallon Hill (Aug – Decem ) was an American archaeologist, classical scholar and had a strong interest in the relationship between history, geography, and archaeology, which was reflected in her research and publications over her fifty-year : Ida Carleton Thallon, Aug , .

5 heaviest penalties if any person act as pander in the case of a free-born child or a free-born woman.”12 Clearly, the polis had a great interest in properly raising children and protecting free women. Athenian women took the responsibility of child rearing very seriously. The Women of Athens Compared to the women of Sparta, the status of an Athenian woman in Greek society was minimal. By comparison to present day standards, Athenian women were only a small step above slaves by the 5th century BC. From birth a girl was not expected to learn how to read or write, nor was she expected to earn an education.


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