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The Epic Successors of Virgil: A Study in the Dynamics of a Tradition

Philip Hardie - History - 1993 - 129 pages
A critically sophisticated introduction to the epic tradition of the early Roman empire.
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Catullus and His World: A Reappraisal

Timothy Peter Wiseman, T. P. Wiseman - History - 1987 - 304 pages
This book is an attempt to read the poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus in his own context; to look at the poet and his works against the cultural realities of the first century ...
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The Troubadours: An Introduction

Simon Gaunt - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 330 pages
This book offers a general introduction to the world of the troubadours. Its sixteen chapters, newly commissioned from leading scholars in Britain, the United States, France ...
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The Biblical Drama of Medieval Europe

Lynette R. Muir - Drama - 2003 - 348 pages
A survey of biblical drama from the whole of medieval Christian Europe.
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The Arts of Love: Five Studies in the Discourse of Roman Love Elegy

Duncan F. Kennedy - History - 1993 - 107 pages
An examination of the love elegies of the Roman poets Tibullus, Propertius and Ovid.
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The Cambridge Companion to Virgil

Charles Martindale - History - 1997 - 370 pages
Twenty-one essays intended to provide an `indispensble reference book' to accompany the study of Virgil. Contributions include: Aspects of Virgil's reception in antiquity ( R ...
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Engendering Rome: Women in Latin Epic

A. M. Keith - Literary Collections - 2000 - 149 pages
Heroism has long been recognised by readers and critics of Roman epic as a central theme of the genre from Virgil and Ovid to Lucan and Statius. However the crucial role female ...
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English Medieval Narrative in the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries

Piero Boitani, Joan Krakover Hall - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 324 pages
In this detailed study of English narrative verse the author describes and analyses the undisputed masterpieces of narrative (such as the works of the Gawain poet, Langland ...
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