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Latin & Italic literatures

Pestilence and the Body Politic in Latin Literature

ISBN : 9780198796428

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¥11,869
Author: 
Hunter H. Gardner
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
Scientists, journalists, novelists, and filmmakers continue to generate narratives of contagion, stories shaped by a tradition of disease discourse that extends to early Greco-Roman literature. Lucret ... Read more

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Piecing Together the Fragments: Translating Classical Verse, Creating Contemporary Poetry

ISBN : 9780199585090

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¥14,795
Author: 
Josephine Balmer
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Series
Classical Presences
In Piecing Together the Fragments, translator and poet Josephine Balmer examines the art of classical translation from the perspective of the practitioner. Positioning her study within the long tradit ... Read more

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Pliny the Book-Maker: Betting on Posterity in the Epistles

ISBN : 9780198729464

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¥13,882
Author: 
Ilaria Marchesi
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
157 x 222 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
What did it mean - in terms of social, cultural, and literary negotiations - to publish one's own work in Rome at the end of the first century CE? What kinds of traces has the author's work as editor ... Read more

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Poetic Autonomy in Ancient Rome

ISBN : 9780199675630

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¥19,173
Author: 
Luke Roman
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
In Poetic Autonomy in Ancient Rome, Luke Roman offers a major new approach to the study of ancient Roman poetry. A key term in the modern interpretation of art and literature, 'aesthetic autonomy' re ... Read more

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Political Speeches

ISBN : 9780199540136

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¥2,002
Author: 
Marcus Tullius Cicero; D. H. Berry
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jan 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Two things alone I long for: first, that when I die I may leave the Roman people free...and second, that each person's fate may reflect the way he has behaved towards his country.' Cicero (106-43 B ... Read more

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Propertius, Greek Myth, and Virgil: Rivalry, Allegory, and Polemic

ISBN : 9780199541577

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¥11,869
Author: 
Peter Heslin
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
This volume offers a strikingly innovative account of Propertius' relationship with Virgil, positing a keen rivalry between two of the greatest poets of Latin literature, contemporaries within the cir ... Read more

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Prudentius and the Landscapes of Late Antiquity

ISBN : 9780198749226

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¥12,056
Author: 
Cillian O'Hogan
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2016
Prudentius and the Landscapes of Late Antiquity offers a thematic analysis of the poetry of the late Latin poet Prudentius, focusing in particular on his descriptions of the geographical and cultural ... Read more

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Pseudo-Arcadius' Epitome of Herodian's De Prosodia Catholica: Edited with an Introduction and Commentary

ISBN : 9780198805588

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¥21,912
Author: 
Stephanie Roussou
Pages
664 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
Series
Oxford Classical Monographs
This epitome, misattributed to Arcadius, is one of the two main sources for Herodian's highly influential lost work on ancient Greek prosody, De Prosodia Catholica, which has had a substantial and las ... Read more

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Reproducing Rome: Motherhood in Virgil, Ovid, Seneca, and Statius

ISBN : 9780199659364

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¥20,537
Author: 
Mairead McAuley
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
173 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Classical Literature and Gender Theory
In the conservative and competitive society of ancient Rome, where the law of the father (patria potestas) was supposedly absolute, motherhood took on complex aesthetic, moral, and political meanings ... Read more

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Ritual and Religion in Flavian Epic

ISBN : 9780199644094

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¥21,450
Author: 
Antony Augoustakis
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 222 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
This edited collection addresses the role of ritual representations and religion in the epic poems of the Flavian period (69-96 CE): Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, Silius Italicus' Punica, Statius' Th ... Read more

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