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Cervantes, Raphael and the classics

Author: Frederick Alfred De Armas
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge Univ. Press 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. paperback printView all editions and formats

In this book, Frederick de Armas argues that throughout his literary career, Cervantes was engaged in a conversation with the classical authors of Greece and Rome, especially through the  Read more...


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Named Person: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Raffael.; Raffaello Santi; Miguel de Cervantes; Raphaël.; Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Raffaello (Sanzio); Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra; Raffaello, Sanzio
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Alfred De Armas
ISBN: 0521152771 9780521152778
OCLC Number: 837929998
Description: XIII, 241 Seiten Illustrationen
Contents: List of illustrations; Preface; 1. The politics of imitation; 2. Raphael: a Vatican of the mind; 3. Raphael: the archaeology of power; 4. Giulio Romano: remembering Rome; 5. Aeschylus: praising the enemy; 6. Homer: an epic contest; 7. Virgil: prophesying Empire; 8. Lucan: the necromancy of imitation; 9. Contaminatio: epic flames/textual ashes; 10. Cicero/Macrobius: intimations of immortality; Notes; Works sited; Index.
Responsibility: Frederick A. De Armas


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