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Euterpe or, The future of art by Lionel Roy McColvin

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & co., ltd. in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesThe future of art
Statementby Lionel R. McColvin ...
Series[To-day and to-morrow]
LC ClassificationsN70 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination75 p.
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15038569M

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Euterpe was one of the nine Muses, the goddesses of music, song and dance. In the Classical era, when the Muses were assigned specific literary and artistic spheres, Euterpe was named Muse of lyric poetry. Her attribute was the double-flute. Euterpe's name was derived from the Greek words eu- and terpô, meaning giver of much delight. Written in BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Africa and Greece at that : Herodotus.   Jamie books passage for them on the Euterpe, but they miss that boat and must take another one a few days later. When the Euterpe sinks en route to America, however, Lord John and Claire back in. In Greek mythology, Euterpe (; Greek: Eὐτέρπη, Greek pronunciation: Ancient Greek: ; "rejoicing well" or "delight" from Ancient Greek εὖ 'well' + τέρπειν terpein 'to please') was one of the Muses, the daughters of Mnemosyne, fathered by the "Giver of delight", when later poets assigned roles to each of the Muses, she was the muse of music.