DW Myatt –  Translations from the Ancient Greek

Given below are links to pdf files containing copies of some of my Greek translations. Since some of the files were produced by electronic scanning of printed texts, they may contain some scanning errors missed in proof-reading.

Aeschylus: Agamemnon

Sophocles: Antigone

Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus

Sappho – Poetic Fragments

The Odyssey (Books 1, 2, 3)

Gospel Of John, Chapters 1-5

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Corpus Hermeticum: Eight Tractates

Tractate I. Ποιμάνδρης. Poemandres

Tractate III. Ιερός Λόγος. An Esoteric Mythos

Tractate IV. Ἑρμοῦ πρὸς Τάτ ὁ κρατῆρ ἡ μονάς. From Hermes To Thoth: Chaldron Or Monas

Tractate VI. ̔́Οτι ἐν μόνῳ θεῷ τὸ ἀγαθόν ἐστιν ἀλλαχόθι δὲ οὐδαμοῦ. That In The Theos Alone Is Nobility And Not Anywhere Else

Tracate VIII. Ὅτι οὐδὲν τῶν ὄντων ἀπόλλυται ἀλλὰ τὰς μεταβολὰς ἀπωλείας καὶ θανάτους πλανώμενοι λέγουσιν. That no beings are lost, despite mortals mistakenly claiming that such transformations are death and a loss.

Tractate XI. Νοῦς πρὸς Ἑρμῆν. From Perceiverance To Hermes

Tractate XII. Περὶ νοῦ κοινοῦ πρὸς Τάτ. To Thoth, Concerning Mutual Perceiveration.

Tractate XIII. Ερμού του τρισμεγίστου προς τον υιόν Τάτ εν όρει λόγος απόκρυφος περί παλιγγενεσίας και σιγής επαγγελίας. On A Mountain: Hermes Trismegistus To His Son Thoth, An Esoteric Discourse Concerning Palingenesis And The Requirement of Silence

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Most of the translations are also available as printed books, which mostly are in 11 x 8.5 inches format, which is somewhat larger than the conventional ‘trade paperback’.

The Agamemnon of Aeschylus
ISBN-13: 978-1484128220

Sophocles – Oedipus Tyrannus
ISBN-13: 978-1484132104

Sophocles – Antigone
ISBN-13: 978-1484132067

Poemandres
ISBN-13: 978-1495470684

Homer – The Odyssey: Books 1, 2 & 3
ISBN-13: 978-1495402227

The Gospel According To John: A Translation And Commentary – Chapters 1-4
ISBN-13: 978-1548913670

° Corpus Hermeticum: Eight Tractates
ISBN-13: 978-1976452369


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