Epic interactionsEpic interactions: perspectives on Homer, Virgil, and the epic tradition: presented to Jasper Griffin by former pupils
edited by M. J. Clarke, B. G. F. Currie, and R. O. A. M. Lyne
Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2006.
ISBN: 0199276307 ISBN13: 9780199276301 DDC: 809.132 LCC: PA3022 Edition: (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. -412) and indexes.
Homer and the early epic tradition / Bruno Currie -- Homer's
religion: philological perspectives from Indo-European and Semitic /
Simon Pulleyn -- Homer and Herodotus / Christopher Pelling --
Hellenistic epic and Homeric form / Gregory Hutchinson -- The Aeneid:
inheritance and empire / Rebecca Armstrong -- The epic and the
monuments: interactions between Virgil's Aeneid and the Augustan
building programme / Stephen Harrison -- Augustan responses to the
Aeneid / Matthew Robinson -- Statius and the sublimity of Capaneus /
Matthew Leigh -- Achilles, Byrhtnoth, and Cڳu Chulainn: continuity
and analogy from Homer to the medieval north / Michael Clarke --
Quantum Mutatus ab Illo: moments of change and recognition in Tasso
and Milton / Emily Wilson.
Related External Links:Publisher description
Table of contents only
Contributor biographical information
|(click to see other 'Books on the Same Shelf')|
LCC Number: PA3022
Book Details:Language: eng
Physical Description: xiii, 441 p. ; 23 cm.
Edition Info: (alk. paper)
|•||Early epic scenery (Theodore M. Andersson; ISBN: 0801410134; 5% match)|
|•||Eros, imitation, and the epic tradition (Barbara Pavlock; ISBN: 080142321X; (alk. paper); 5% match)|
|•||Ancient epic poetry (Charles Rowan Beye; ISBN: 0801426731; (cloth : alk. paper); 4% match)|
|•||...more similar books|
Subjects:Click on a subject to see other books listed with the same subject or to drill down into components of the subject -- such as geographical locations, dates and so on.
|•||Epic poetry, Classical -- History and criticism (34)|
|•||Griffin, Jasper (2)|
|•||Homer -- Criticism and interpretation (165)|
|•||Homer -- Influence (49)|
|•||Virgil -- Criticism and interpretation (61)|
Buying this book:We query many merchants so that you can instantly compare prices and availability. You can even check historic prices and subscribe for notifications. For a manual check, clicking on a link will open a new window with a search for this book on the merchant's site of your choice.
|•||Amazon.com by title or by ISBN — widest selection, reliable service, good prices|
|•||Abebooks.com by title or by ISBN — good source for rare and out-of-print books|
|•||Textbooks.com by title or by ISBN — large inventory of new & used textbooks|
|•||Alibris.com by title or by ISBN — their slogan is "books you thought you'd never find"|
|•||eCampus.com by title or by ISBN — they specialize in textbooks, used and new|
|•||BN.com by title or by ISBN — Barnes & Noble has a wide selection of new and used books|
Libraries this book has an entry in:
|•||University of Denver (last modified on 11/29/2009)|
|•||Library of Congress (last modified on 11/08/2008)|
|•||Colorado State University (Fort Collins, CO) (last modified on 05/10/2008)|
|•||University of Arizona (last modified on 01/11/2008)|