Ancient epic poetry: Homer, Apollonius, Virgil

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Cornell University Press, 1993 - Literary Criticism - 280 pages
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Good intro to the poems - Iliad, Odyssey, Argonautica and Aeneid. There's a bit too much plot summary but it's clearly written and makes sense most of the time. He's also very even-handed and ... Read full review

Contents

Oral Poetry
1
The Poets World
43
Poetic Technique
74
Copyright

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About the author (1993)

Charles Rowan Beye is Professor of Clas­sics at Boston University.
 
John Gardner is a medieval scholar and major contemporary novelist.