David Myatt –  Translations from the Ancient Greek

Given below are links to pdf and html 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)

Corpus Hermeticum I, III, IV, VIII, XI

Corpus Hermeticum VI, XII

Gospel Of John, Chapters 1-4

Notes on Aristotle, Metaphysics, 987b

Notes on Aristotle, Metaphysics, 1015a


Many of the translations are also available as printed books, which – with the exception of the Poemandres – are in 11 x 8.5 inches format, which is somewhat larger than the conventional ‘trade paperback’. The Poemandres is 6 inches by 9 inches in format.

° The Agamemnon of Aeschylus
ISBN-13: 978-1484128220

° Sophocles – Oedipus Tyrannus
ISBN-13: 978-1484132104

° Sophocles – Antigone
ISBN-13: 978-1484132067

° Corpus Hermeticum I, III, IV, VIII, XI
ISBN-13: 978-1545020142

° Corpus Hermeticum VI, XII
ISBN-13: 978-1546871729

° Poemandres
ISBN-13: 978-1495470684

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

° An Esoteric Mythos: A Translation Of And A Commentary On The Third Tractate Of The Corpus Hermeticum
ISBN-13: 978-1507660126

° The Gospel According To John: A Translation And Commentary – Volume I
ISBN-13: 978-1548913670