A Companion to Greek Literature

Features contributions from a wide range of established experts and emerging scholars of Greek literature Offers comprehensive coverage of the many genres and literary forms produced by the ancient Greeks—including epic and lyric poetry, ...

A Companion to Greek Literature

A Companion to Greek Literature presents a comprehensive introduction to the wide range of texts and literary forms produced in the Greek language over the course of a millennium beginning from the 6th century BCE up to the early years of the Byzantine Empire. Features contributions from a wide range of established experts and emerging scholars of Greek literature Offers comprehensive coverage of the many genres and literary forms produced by the ancient Greeks—including epic and lyric poetry, oratory, historiography, biography, philosophy, the novel, and technical literature Includes readings that address the production and transmission of ancient Greek texts, historic reception, individual authors, and much more Explores the subject of ancient Greek literature in innovative ways

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A Companion to Greek Literature
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Martin Hose, David Schenker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Greek Literature presents a comprehensive introduction to the wide range of texts and literary forms produced in the Greek language over the course of a millennium beginning from the 6th century BCE up to the early years of the Byzantine Empire. Features contributions from a wide range
A Companion to Greek Religion
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Daniel Ogden
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This major addition to Blackwell?s Companions to the Ancient World series covers all aspects of religion in the ancient Greek world from the archaic, through the classical and into the Hellenistic period. Written by a panel of international experts Focuses on religious life as it was experienced by Greek men
A Companion to Latin Literature
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: Stephen Harrison
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

A Companion to Latin Literature gives an authoritative account of Latin literature from its beginnings in the third century BC through to the end of the second century AD. Provides expert overview of the main periods of Latin literary history, major genres, and key themes Covers all the major Latin
A Companion to the Ancient Greek Language
Language: en
Pages: 696
Authors: Egbert J. Bakker
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-28 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A comprehensive account of the language of Ancient Greek civilization in a single volume, with contributions from leading international scholars covering the historical, geographical, sociolinguistic, and literary perspectives of the language. A collection of 36 original essays by a team of international scholars Treats the survival and transmission of Ancient
A Companion to Hellenistic Literature
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: James J. Clauss, Martine Cuypers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-28 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Offering unparalleled scope, A Companion to Hellenistic Literature in 30 newly commissioned essays explores the social and intellectual contexts of literature production in the Hellenistic period, and examines the relationship between Hellenistic and earlier literature. Provides a wide ranging critical examination of Hellenistic literature, including the works of well-respected poets