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Greek Poetry of the Imperial Period
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Neil Hopkinson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-09-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An accessible selection of pagan Greek poetic texts ranging in date from the first to the sixth century AD.
History of Ancient Greek Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1211
Authors: Franco Montanari
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-09 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This book offers the most comprehensive and up-to-date history of ancient Greek literature from Homer to Late Antiquity. Its clear structure and detailed presen
Brill’s Companion to Greek and Latin Epyllion and Its Reception
Language: en
Pages: 666
Authors: Manuel Baumbach
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-12 - Publisher: BRILL

This book offers a critical re-examination of some important (and some lesser known) texts which are commonly labelled 'epyllia' in classical scholarship. It tr
Language: en
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Stanford University

This dissertation examines the relationship between the Homeric epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey, and Quintus of Smyrna's Posthomerica, a 14-book epic of the th
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome
Language: en
Pages: 3584
Authors: Michael Gagarin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome is the clearest and most accessible guide to the world of classical antiquity ever produced. This multivolume
Oppian's Halieutica
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Emily Kneebone
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Oppian's Halieutica is a dazzling five-book Greek didactic poem about the sea and its wily, chaotic inhabitants. This book offers the first sustained reading of
Greek and Latin Poetry of Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Berenice Verhelst
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Promotes a bilingual (Latin/Greek) focus to shed new light on the poetics and aesthetics of late antique poetry.
Brill’s Companion to Nonnus of Panopolis
Language: en
Pages: 904
Authors:
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-14 - Publisher: BRILL

Brill’s Companion to Nonnus of Panopolis provides a collection of 32 essays by international scholars who explore the work of the most representative poet of
Edinburgh Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Edward Bispham
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-07-24 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

The Edinburgh Companion, newly available in paperback, is a gateway to the fascinating worlds of ancient Greece and Rome. Wide-ranging in its approach, it demon
The Cambridge History of Classical Literature: Volume 1, Greek Literature, Part 4, The Hellenistic Period and the Empire
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: P. E. Easterling
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-05-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Studies the revolutionary movement represented by some Hellenistic poets and those authors surviving from the imperial period.