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Culture in pieces : essays on ancient texts in honour of Peter Parsons

Author: P J Parsons; Dirk Obbink; R B Rutherford
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2011.
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This volume originated in a conference of the same title, held in Oxford in September 2006, to celebrate the 70th birthday of Peter Parsons, Regius Professor of Greek at Oxford from 1989 to 2003. The contributors, who are former pupils, colleagues or collaborators with Peter Parsons, share a deep admiration for him and his work. Peter Parsons has, throughout his career, been engaged in research on newly discovered  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Culture in pieces.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2011
(OCoLC)723450957
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: P J Parsons; Dirk Obbink; R B Rutherford
ISBN: 9780191558887 0191558885
OCLC Number: 744601846
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 338 pages) : illustrations
Contents: LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS ; ABBREVIATIONS AND CONVENTIONS ; NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS ; INTRODUCTION ; BIBLIOGRAPHY OF PETER PARSONS ; INDEXES
Responsibility: edited by Dirk Obbink and Richard Rutherford.
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This volume of essays is chiefly concerned with the problems of interpretation raised by fragmentary evidence, especially by the partial or imperfect survival of texts from the classical world. The  Read more...

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