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Archaic and Classical Greek Epigram

Manuel Baumbach, Andrej Petrovic, Ivana Petrovic - History - 2010 - 439 pages
Explores dialogue between Archaic and Classical Greek epigrams and their readers and argues for their often-unacknowledged literary and aesthetic achievement.
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Martial's Rome: Empire and the Ideology of Epigram

Victoria Rimell - Art - 2008 - 231 pages
Explores Martial's radical vision of the relationship between art and reality and his role in formulating modern perceptions of Rome.
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The scroll and the marble: studies in reading and reception in Hellenistic ...

Peter Bing - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 304 pages
Seminal essays from one of the most prominent scholars of Hellenistic poetry
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Plato on Poetry: Ion; Republic 376e-398b9; Republic 595-608b10

Plato, Penelope Murray - Literary Collections - 1996 - 250 pages
This is a commentary on selected texts of Plato concerned with poetry: the Ion and relevant sections of the Republic. It is the first commentary to present these texts together ...
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Reading Greek Tragedy

Simon Goldhill - History - 1986 - 302 pages
This book is an advanced critical introduction to Greek tragedy. It is written specifically for the reader who does not know Greek and who may be unfamiliar with the context of ...
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Tacitus: Dialogus de Oratoribus

Tacitus, Roland Mayer - History - 2001 - 240 pages
This is an edition of Tacitus' work on oratory, with a substantial introduction and commentary. This is the first commentary in English in over 100 years and the only one at ...
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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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Pindar: Victory Odes: Olympians 2, 7 and 11; Nemean 4; Isthmians 3, 4 and 7

Pindar, Malcolm M. Willcock - History - 1995 - 181 pages
A presentation by Professor Willcock of seven of Pindar's extant poems celebrating the victories of athletes.
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The Poet's Voice: Essays on Poetics and Greek Literature

Simon Goldhill - History - 1991 - 369 pages
A study of ancient Greek poetry analysing the question: what is a poet?
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