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Classical Greek literature & literatures of related Hellenic languages

Herodotus and Imperial Greek Literature: Criticism, Imitation, Reception

ISBN : 9780197583517

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¥20,251
Author: 
N. Bryant Kirkland
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2022
Herodotus and Imperial Greek Literature is the first monograph devoted to the reception of Herodotus among Imperial Greek writers. Using a broad reception model and focused largely on texts outside of ... Read more

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Hesiod's Verbal Craft: Studies in Hesiod's Conception of Language and its Ancient Reception

ISBN : 9780198807711

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¥16,368
Author: 
Athanassios Vergados
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2020
This novel, ground-breaking study aims to define Hesiod's place in early Greek intellectual history by exploring his conception of language and the ways in which it represents reality. Divided into th ... Read more

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Homer's Daughters: Women's Responses to Homer in the Twentieth Century and Beyond

ISBN : 9780198802587

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¥16,159
Author: 
Fiona Cox; Elena Theodorakopoulos
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Series
Classical Presences
This collection of essays examines the various ways in which the Homeric epics have been responded to, reworked, and rewritten by women writers of the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Begin ... Read more

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Homer's Divine Audience: The Iliad's Reception on Mount Olympus

ISBN : 9780198842354

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¥13,706
Author: 
Tobias Myers
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
The gods of Homer's Iliad have troubled readers for millennia, with many features of their presentation seeming to defy satisfactory explanation. Homer's Divine Audience presents and explores a new 'm ... Read more

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Hope, Joy, and Affection in the Classical World

ISBN : 9780190278298

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¥16,643
Author: 
Ruth Rothaus Caston; Robert A. Kaster
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
The emotions have long been an interest for those studying ancient Greece and Rome. But while the last few decades have produced excellent studies of individual emotions and the different approaches t ... Read more

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Menelaus in the Archaic Period: Not Quite the Best of the Achaeans

ISBN : 9780199685929

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¥17,391
Author: 
Anna R. Stelow
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2020
While there have been many studies devoted to the major heroes and heroines of Homeric epic, among them Achilles, Odysseus, and Helen, the figure of Menelaus has remained notably overlooked in this st ... Read more

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Music, Text, and Culture in Ancient Greece

ISBN : 9780198794462

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¥15,752
Author: 
Tom Phillips; Armand J. D'Angour
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
What difference does music make to performance poetry, and how did the ancients understand this relationship? This volume attempts to answer these questions by exploring the interaction of music and l ... Read more

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New Worlds from Old Texts: Revisiting Ancient Space and Place

ISBN : 9780199664139

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¥25,058
Author: 
Elton Barker; Stefan Bouzarovski; Christopher Pelling; Leif Isaksen
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
Maps dominate the modern sense of place and geography. Yet, so far as we can tell, maps were rare in the Greco-Roman world and, when mentioned in sources, are mistrusted and criticized. Today, technol ... Read more

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Newly Recovered English Classical Translations, 1600-1800

ISBN : 9780198705574

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¥23,529
Author: 
Stuart Gillespie
Pages
544 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
Series
Classical Presences
This volume presents for the first time a wide-ranging collection of never-before-printed English translations from classical verse and drama of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. A unique reso ... Read more

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Plutarch's Rhythmic Prose

ISBN : 9780198821717

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¥16,984
Author: 
G. O. Hutchinson
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
Greek literature is divided, like many literatures, into poetry and prose, but the difference between them in Greek is not that the prose is devoid of firm rhythmic patterning. In the earlier Roman Em ... Read more

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