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Oxford Readings in Propertius

ISBN : 9780199563043

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¥8,943
Author: 
Ellen Greene; Tara S. Welch
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 219 mm
Pub date
Aug 2012
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
This volume focuses on the great Roman love poet Propertius. Propertius' poetry reveals an ardent love affair between the poet and his girlfriend, whom he calls 'Cynthia', yet it also offers a snapsho ... Read more

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Oxford Readings in Tacitus

ISBN : 9780199285099

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¥9,130
Author: 
Rhiannon Ash
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
143 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
This collection of seminal and lively articles on the Roman historian of the early empire, Tacitus, is written by a wide range of established experts in the field. Tacitus is best known for his extrao ... Read more

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Performing Epic or Telling Tales

ISBN : 9780198846581

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¥10,043
Author: 
Fiona Macintosh; Justine McConnell
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2020
Performing Epic or Telling Tales takes the new millennium as a starting point for an exploration of the turn to narrative in twenty-first-century theatre, which is often also a turn to Graeco-Roman ep ... Read more

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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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