Vox Graeca. Front Cover · William Sidney Allen. CUP Archive, – Greek Vox Graeca: The Pronunciation of Classical Greek · William Sidney Allen. This edition of Professor Allen’s highly successful book is on the pronunciation of Attic Greek in classical times. In this third edition, Allen has revised the section. VOX GRAECA is W. Sidney Allen’s systematic reconstruction of the facts of Attic Greek pronunciation from a wide variety of ancient sources. It begins with a short .

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Rent and save from the world’s largest eBookstore. Paul Bisagni marked it as to-read Jul 17, In its purpose, principles, and general arrangement, the present book forms a companion volume to Vox Latina Cambridgeto which there are several cross-references. Has wear to the cover and pages. The Pronunciation of Classical Greek W.

Vox Graeca: A Guide to the Pronunciation of Classical Greek

For instance, it just makes sense graea me that if two short vowels sound different, they will also sound different when lengthened: Up-to-date browsers should have no trouble playing the sounds.

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Leonidas rated it really liked it Mar 20, This copy of Vox Graeca: Selected pages Title Page. Corrections are welcome especially for projects. Or are grarca any Audio CDs of it maybe one could buy? So in answer to the original poster, I think Stratakis may be highly recommended.

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Pronunciation was shifting during this period, and shifted further over the following centuries of the history of Greek.

The total amount of revision since the first edition has made it necessary to reset the whole book, so in addition to the new material, the supplementary notes of the second edition are now incorporated into the main text making this book much more convenient to use. Want to Read Currently Reading Fox.

The shipping cost in not included in the price. It begins with a short explanation of common phonetic terms and then analyses first consonants, then vowels, then the Classical Greek tonal accent system.

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Jacket worn on top back. In the following, a letter or group of letters in square brackets, such as [u], represents a phonetic transcription based on conventional graeac in the International Phonetic Alphabet IPA. Paperbackpages. The Pronunciation of Classical Greek W. Rather, allsn is a reconstruction from alllen ground up like nothing before and proposes a system which sadly is not often found in academia.

No eBook available Amazon. Let me know, Thanks a lot! John Pavlakis rated it really liked it Oct 16, In this third edition, Allen has revised the section on stress in classical Greek, the chapter on quantity has graeva recast, and the author has added an appendix on the names and letters Common terms and phrases accent affricate Allen allophone alphabet ancient Greek Apollonius Dyscolus apply approximately Aristides Quintilianus Armenian articulation aspirated plosives assimilation Boeotian Byzantine classical Attic close mid Comp confusion contrast dental derives dialects digraph Dion Dionysius of Halicarnassus Dionysius Thrax diphthongs distinction double consonants e.

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