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1) ode. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The ode dates back to the Greek choral songs that were sung and danced at public events and celebrations. The Greek odes of Pindar, which were modeled on the choral...

2) Ijebu-Ode. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Manufactures include textiles, metal and clay products, processed timber and plywood, canned fruit and juice, and milled rice. Ijebu-Ode was the capital of the Yoruba...

3) Elytis, Odysseus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Strongly influenced by surrealism, especially the works of Paul Eluard, in the 1930s he began publishing individualistic and sensuous lyric poetry replete with imagery...

4) Derzhavin, Gavril Romanovich. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...His satirical ode to Catherine II, Felitsa (1782), won her favor, and he became poet laureate and later Minister of Justice. The Ode to God (1784, tr. in B. G. Guerney,...

5) poetry. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...For lyric poetry, see ballad; elegy; hymn; lyric; ode; pastoral; sonnet. For narrative poetry, see chansons de geste; epic; idyl; romance. Dramatic poetry is incidentally...

6) David, Felicien Cesar. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...David, Félicien César, (falesyaN´ sazar´ daved´) (KEY) , 1810-76, French composer. His ode-symphony Le Desert (1844) and his opera Lalla-Roukh (1862) contain Eastern...

7) Arne, Thomas Augustine. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Thomas Augustine, (arn) (KEY) , 1710-78, English composer. Arne composed the song Rule, Britannia, based on an ode by James Thomson. He composed new music for an...

8) Cotton, Charles. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Izaak Walton's Compleat Angler (5th ed. 1676). His pleasant, unaffected verse includes "An Ode to Winter" and "The Retirement." He also wrote burlesques of Vergil...

9) Franzen, Frans Michael. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Swedish poet, a bishop, b. Finland. He became professor of philosophy at Abo in 1798. His Ode to Gustaf Philip Creutz (1797) marks the birth of romantic lyric poetry...

10) Olmedo, Jose Joaquin. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Ecuadorian statesman and poet. An ambassador to Paris and London after Ecuador's independence, Olmedo gained renown for his ode La Victoria de Junin [the victory...

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