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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
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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
Online-Publikation
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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