HOMERIC EFFECTS IN VERGIL'S NARRATIVE. (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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HOMERIC EFFECTS IN VERGIL'S NARRATIVE.

Author: ALESSANDRO BARCHIESI
Publisher: [S.l.] : PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRES, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Approaching Homeric allusions in the Aeneid as "narrative effects" rather than glimpses of the creative mind of the author at work, Homeric Effects in Vergil's Narrative demonstrates how these allusions generate hesitations and questions, as well as insights and guidance, and how they participate in the creation of narrative meaning. The book also examines how layers of competing interpretations in Homer are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Virgil.; Homer; Homer; Homer.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ALESSANDRO BARCHIESI
ISBN: 0691176124 9780691176123 9780691161815 069116181X
OCLC Number: 962352848
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Description: xvi, 193 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The death of Pallas: intertextuality and transformation of the epic model --
The structure of Aeneid 10 --
The arms in the sky: diffraction of a narrative theme --
The death of Turnus: genre-model and example-model --
Appendix: the lament of Juturna.

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Originally published in Italian as La traccia del modello, 1984 by Giardini editori estampatori in pisa.  Read more...

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"This first English translation of Alessandro Barchiesi's trail-blazing 1984 study is much more than a revised edition... Barchiesi adds yet more layers, marking this renewed book as a key Read more...

 
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