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Latin & Italic literatures

Grattius: Hunting an Augustan Poet

ISBN : 9780198789017

Price(incl.tax): 
¥10,956
Author: 
Steven J. Green
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
Grattius' Cynegetica is the author's only surviving work and can confidently be dated to the Augustan period, yet in comparison to his literary contemporaries Grattius is seldom read and remains almos ... Read more

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Homer and the Poetics of Hades

ISBN : 9780198787266

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¥10,956
Author: 
George Alexander Gazis
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
This unique approach to the Iliad and the Odyssey explores the role and function of Hades as a poetic environment in which traditional exposition of heroic values may be subverted in favour of a more ... Read more

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How to Read a Latin Poem: If You Can't Read Latin Yet

ISBN : 9780198788126

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¥2,552
Author: 
William Fitzgerald
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Latin is very much alive in the poetry written by the great Latin poets, and this book is about their poetry, their language, and their culture. Fitzgerald shows the reader with little or no knowledge ... Read more

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How to Read a Latin Poem: If You Can't Read Latin Yet

ISBN : 9780199657865

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¥5,379
Author: 
William Fitzgerald
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 221 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Latin is very much alive in the poetry written by the great Latin poets, and this book is about their poetry, their language, and their culture. Fitzgerald shows the reader with little or no knowledge ... Read more

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Inscriptions and Their Uses in Greek and Latin Literature

ISBN : 9780199665747

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¥21,450
Author: 
Peter P. Liddel; Polly Low
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Series
Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents
Inscriptions and their Uses in Greek and Latin Literature offers a broad set of perspectives on the diverse forms of epigraphic material present in ancient literary texts, and the variety of responses ... Read more

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Inventing the Novel: Bakhtin and Petronius Face to Face

ISBN : 9780198841265

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¥11,869
Author: 
R. Bracht Branham
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Inventing the Novel uses the work of the Russian philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin (1895-1975) to explore the ancient origins of the modern novel. The analysis focuses on one of the most elusive works of cl ... Read more

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Juvenal and the Satiric Emotions

ISBN : 9780199981892

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¥12,012
Author: 
Catherine Keane
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 239 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
In his sixteen verse Satires, Juvenal explores the emotional provocations and pleasures associated with social criticism and mockery. He makes use of traditional generic elements such as the first-per ... Read more

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Latin Grammarians on the Latin Accent: The Transformation of Greek Grammatical Thought

ISBN : 9780198841609

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¥14,608
Author: 
Philomen Probert
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
Latin Grammarians on the Latin Accent offers a fresh perspective on a long-standing debate about the value of Latin grammarians writing about the Latin accent: should the information they give us be t ... Read more

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Latin Panegyric

ISBN : 9780199576722

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¥7,392
Author: 
Roger Rees
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 217 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
What was Roman political praise for and what could it achieve? Could it have literary merit? What do the surviving examples of Roman political praise-giving reveal about the circumstances and milieu i ... Read more

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Laughing Awry: Plautus and Tragicomedy

ISBN : 9780198729303

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¥13,882
Author: 
Erik Gunderson
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Laughing Awry offers a comprehensive overview of key themes in the interpretation of the plays of Plautus, and explores the connections between deception, desire, slavery, genre, and audience. In doin ... Read more

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