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Epic romance : Homer to Milton

Author: Colin Burrow
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, [1993]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on up-to-date research, this book presents a comprehensive view of the epic tradition from Homer, through Virgil, Ariosto, Tasso, Spenser and a host of minor writers who helped create the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burrow, Colin.
Epic romance.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)622336291
Named Person: Edmund Spenser; John Milton; Homer; Homer; Edmund Spenser; John Milton; Homère; Homer.; John Milton; Edmund Spenser; Homer; Edmund Spenser; John Milton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Burrow
ISBN: 0198117949 9780198117940
OCLC Number: 27266491
Description: x, 325 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 'Hail, muse! Etcetera' --
Homer --
Virgil --
Ariosto --
Tasso --
Spenser --
Inglorious Spensers --
Inglorious Miltons --
Milton.
Responsibility: Colin Burrow.
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Burrow's generally careful mapping of the emotions pity, fear, rage, and compassion from Homer to Milton is a refreshing approach in creating an alliance between epic and romance ... Notes are rich Read more...

 
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