Iliad 10 and the poetics of ambush : a multitext edition with essays and commentary (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Iliad 10 and the poetics of ambush : a multitext edition with essays and commentary

Author: Casey Dué; Mary Ebbott; Homer.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Center for Hellenic Studies ; Cambridge, Mass. : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2010.
Series: Hellenic studies, 39.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The tenth book of the Iliad has been doubted, ignored, and even scorned in Homeric scholarship. Using established methods for interpreting oral traditional poetry, however, Due and Ebbott illuminate many of the interpretive questions that strictly literary approaches find unsolvable, and they demonstrate how the episode shares in the oral traditional nature of the whole epic, even though its poetics are specific to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Kommentar
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Poetry
commentaire
Named Person: Homer.; Homer.; Homère.; Homère.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Casey Dué; Mary Ebbott; Homer.
ISBN: 9780674035591 0674035593
OCLC Number: 444406448
Language Note: Parallel Ancient Greek text with English translation.
Description: xi, 426 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I: essays --
Part II: texts --
Part III: commentary.
Series Title: Hellenic studies, 39.
Responsibility: Casey Dué and Mary Ebbott.

Abstract:

Includes essays that focus on the tenth book of the Iliad, which has been doubted, ignored, and even scorned. This title uses approaches based on oral traditional poetics to illuminate many of the  Read more...

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