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The Author's Voice in Classical and Late Antiquity

Anna Marmodoro, Jonathan Hill - History - 2013 - 448 pages
What significance does the voice or projected persona in which a text is written have for our understanding of the meaning of that text? This volume explores the persona of the ...
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Wounded Heroes: Vulnerability as a Virtue in Ancient Greek Literature and ...

Marina Berzins McCoy - History - 2013 - 256 pages
A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via www.oup.com/uk as well as the OAPEN Library platform, www.oapen.org. It has been made available under a ...
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Ancient Greek Letter Writing: A Cultural History (600 BC- 150 BC)

Paola Ceccarelli - History - 2013 - 464 pages
In this volume, Ceccarelli offers a history of the development of letter writing in ancient Greece from the archaic to the early Hellenistic period. Highlighting the ...
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God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination

Richard Jenkyns - History - 2013 - 432 pages
God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination is a unique exploration of the relationship between the ancient Romans' visual and literary cultures and their imagination ...
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From Polypragmon to Curiosus: Ancient Concepts of Curious and Meddlesome ...

Matthew Leigh - History - 2013 - 272 pages
From Polypragmon to Curiosus is a study of how Greek and Latin writers describe curious, meddlesome, and exaggerated behaviour. Founded on a detailed investigation of a family ...
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Myths and Tragedies in their Ancient Greek Contexts

Richard Buxton - History - 2013 - 304 pages
This work brings together eleven of Richard Buxton's studies of Greek mythology and Greek tragedy, focusing especially on the interrelationship between the two, and their ...
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Seneca on Society: A Guide to De Beneficiis

Miriam T. Griffin - History - 2013 - 416 pages
Seneca's De Beneficiis (On Benefits) is the only work surviving from antiquity that discusses the exchange of gifts and services. Though the topic is of great importance, in ...
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Greek to Latin: Frameworks and Contexts for Intertextuality

G. O. Hutchinson - History - 2013 - 464 pages
The relationship between Latin and Greek literature is one of the most fundamental questions for Latin literature, and for the reception of Greek literature. This innovative ...
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Kinship in Thucydides: Intercommunal Ties and Historical Narrative

Maria Fragoulaki - History - 2013 - 464 pages
This volume explores the relationship between Thucydides and ancient Greek historiography, sociology, and culture. Presenting a new interpretation of the Peloponnesian War and ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Virgil

Charles Martindale - History - 1997 - 408 pages
Virgil became a school author in his own lifetime and the centre of the Western canon for the next 1800 years, exerting a major influence on European literature, art, and ...
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