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Aspects of the language of Latin prose : [proceedings of a British Academy conference held in Oxford on 3-5 April 2003]

Author: Tobias Reinhardt; Michael Lapidge; James Noel Adams; British academy,
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, cop. 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Proceedings of the British Academy, 129
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Features twenty essays that examine continuity and change in the language of Latin prose, from its emergence to the twelfth century AD. Issues debated include traditional distinctions between  Read more...

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Genre/Form: études diverses
congrès
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tobias Reinhardt; Michael Lapidge; James Noel Adams; British academy,
ISBN: 0197263321 9780197263327
OCLC Number: 493443050
Description: 1 vol. (X-497 p.) ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction ; Connections in Archaic Latin Prose ; Language and Style of the Fragmentary Republican Historians ; The Bellum Africum ; Hair, Hegemony, and Historiography: Caesar's Style and its Earliest Critics ; Cicero's Adaptation of Legal Latin in the De legibus ; Language of Epicureanism in Cicero: The Case of Atomism ; Pope's Spider and Cicero's Writing ; The Impracticability of 'Kunstprosa' ; Poetic Influence on Prose: The Case of the Younger Seneca ; The Language of Pliny the Elder ; Omisso speciosiore stili genere ; The Poetics of Fiction: Poetic Influence on the Languages of Apuleius' Metamorphoses ; 'Langues reduites au lexique'? The Languages of Latin Technical Prose ; of Tours and Poetry: Prose into Verse and Verse into Prose ; Poeticism in Pre-Conquest Anglo-Latin Prose ; The Varieties of Bede's Prose ; Translator's Latin ; Realistic Writing in the Tenth Century: : Gerhard of Ausburg's Vita S. Uodalrici ; William of Malmesbury and the Latin Classics Revisited ; Metrical and Rhythmical Clausulae in Medieval Latin Prose: Some Aspects and Problems
Other Titles: Congrès
Responsibility: ed. by Tobias Reinhardt, Michael Lapidge & J.N. Adams.
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