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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Athens (Greece) -- Description and travel.,
  • Greece.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Microfilm (negative). Toronto : University of Toronto Library, Preservation Services, 1991. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.

Statementby Lilian Whiting.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDF919 W5
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationx, 361 p., [32] leaves of plates
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19810917M

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Athens is so called by Aristophanes iostefauoz (see Equites, and ; and Acharnians, ). Macaulay refers to Athens as the “violet-crowned city.” Ion (a violet) was a representative king of Athens, whose four sons gave names to the four Athenian classes; and Greece, in Asia Minor, was called Ionia. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Athens, the Violet-Crowned at nd: Lilian Whiting. Athens, The Violet-crowned. THE incomparable glory of Athens lies not only in her stupendous monumental art, as seen in the Parthenon, the temples of Olympian Zeus, of the Nike, the Horologium of Andronikus, the Erechtheum, the theater of Dionysius, and other mighty ruins of a great and historic past, but even more in her rich heritage of. Athens, Greece was called the “City of the Violet Crown” or “City of the Violet-Crowned Hills.” Some say that when Athens was ruled by King Ion (Ion = “violet"), Athens acquired this name. Pindar (the Greek poet of the fifth century B.C.) used the “violet crown” term.