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Tradition and originality in Roman poetry

Author: Gordon Willis Williams
Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon P., 1968.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Williams, Gordon Willis.
Tradition and originality in Roman poetry.
Oxford, Clarendon P., 1968
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Willis Williams
ISBN: 0198143478 9780198143475
OCLC Number: 38949
Description: ix, 810 pages 24 cm
Contents: Some Characteristic Problems and Difficulties --
The Poet and the Community --
Form and Convention --
Imagination and Interpretation: The Demand on the Reader --
The Blending of Greek and Roman --
The Poetry of Institutions --
Interest in the Individual --
Truth and Sincerity --
Moralizing and Poetry Excursus. The Roman View of Historical Explanation --
Observation, Description, and Imagination --
Thought and Expression: Language and Style --
Responsibility: [by] Gordon Williams.


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