Ever because the papyrus containing Alcman´s Partheneion was once first released in 1863, classical students have strived to resolve its enigma. This publication provides a verse-by-verse remark to the textual content with a couple of new proposals in accordance with a close inspection of the papyrus. The Scholia to the Partheneion, the place quite a few new readings are made, significantly elucidate the composition of the refrain, the variety of its participants, the identification of the protagonist ladies, the social context, in addition to questions of functionality. a brand new variation of the Partheneion and the Scholia is available on the finish, with a translation of the poem.
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