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Talking books : readings in Hellenistic and Roman books of poetry

Author: Gregory O Hutchinson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1. publView all editions and formats

An extensive analysis of the design of Greek and Latin books of poems, using the evidence of papyri, including recent discoveries. The main poets discussed are Callimachus, Apollonius, Posidippus,  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory O Hutchinson
ISBN: 9780199279418 0199279411
OCLC Number: 300012062
Description: XIV, 332 Seiten
Contents: 1. Doing Things with Books ; 2. The Aetia: Callimachus' Poem of Knowledge ; 3. Hellenistic Epic and Homeric Form ; 4. The New Posidippus and Latin Poetry ; 5. The Catullan Corpus, Greek Epigram, and the Poetry of Objects ; 6. The Publication and Individuality of Horace's Odes Books 1-3 ; 7. Horace and Archaic Greek Poetry ; 8. Ovid, Amores 3: The Book ; 9. The Metamorphosis of Metamorphosis: P. Oxy. 4711 and Ovid ; 10. Structuring Instruction: Didactic Poetry and Didactic Prose ; 11. Books and Scales
Responsibility: G.O. Hutchinson.


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A brilliant interpretation of Horace...Such an abundance of stimulating items of information...His book can already be counted as a standard work. * Niklas Holzberg, Gnomon * At once meticulous and Read more...

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