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Tibullus : a Hellenistic poet at Rome

Author: Francis Cairns
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge U.P., 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tibullus was one of the leading poets of Augustan Rome. Professor Cairns examines in detail aspects of Tibullus' poetic craftsmanship - his learning, his interest in the meanings of words, his use of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Cairns
ISBN: 0521224136 9780521224130 0521296838 9780521296830
OCLC Number: 185299788
Description: xii, 250 s
Contents: 1. The setting; 2. Imitation as learning; 3. Analogy as learning; 4. Verbal learning; 5. Exposition; 6. Informing; 7. Deceiving; 8. Ordering; 9. 'The origins of Latin love-elegy'.
Responsibility: Francis Cairns.

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