Epic interactions: perspectives on Homer, Virgil, and the epic tradition: presented to Jasper Griffin by former pupils
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 C?u 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.
- LCC: PA3022
- Dewey Decimal: 809.1/32
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: xiii, 441 p. ; 23 cm.
- Edition Info: (alk. paper)
- Homer -- Criticism and interpretation
- Homer -- Influence
- Virgil -- Criticism and interpretation
- Griffin, Jasper
- Epic poetry, Classical -- History and criticism
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