Search: Classical Studies - Greek & Latin Literature, Greek (ancient)
Results 1 - 10 of 13
This monograph focuses solely on the Stesichoros’s Geryoneis. The main feature to the book is its full-length commentary. As well as providing a detailed analysis on the poet’s language and style, the song is considered in its wider religious context.
The author, who is a specialist on the problems around The Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre, makes a pioneer attempt to tackle the question of its origin (Latin or Greek?) systematically. He concludes that a longer Greek original is probable, and that it can be localised in Asia Minor, perhaps ...
Johannes M. van Ophuijsen and Peter Stork
An analysis of a crucial passage in direct speech by different speakers from the History of Herodotus as to the linguistic characteristics relevant to its interpretation, which aims to be helpful to readers of any part of Herodotus' History.
Aristoula Georgiadou and David H.J. Larmour
This is the first substantial commentary on Lucian's fantastic journey narrative, the True Histories - the earliest surviving example of science fiction in the Western tradition. The Introduction situates the text in Lucian's oeuvre and offers a guide to its interpretation as allegory and parody.
Monique van Rossum-Steenbeek
This book discusses the contents, function and readership of Greek papyri containing mythical catalogues, stories of the Mythographus Homericus, and summaries of Iliad, Odyssey, tragedies, comedies, and poems of Callimachus. All the papyrus texts discussed are included.
Edited by Mervin R. Dilts and George A. Kennedy
The works here edited and (for the first time) translated show the survival of an Aristotelian tradition in rhetoric before the revision of the subject by Hermogenes. The Anonymous' primary interest was in rhetorical theory, Apsines' in analysis of Attic oratory and in teaching declamation.
Edited by Rutger Allan and Michel Buijs
Following an interdisciplinary and text-oriented approach, the contributions to this volume discuss various linguistic and literary apects of Greek and Latin prose and poetry and therewith aim at bridging the gap between linguistic and literary study of classical texts.
Eustathius. Curavit M. van der Valk
Click a term to refine your current search.
Categories: all » Classical Studies - Greek & Latin Literature
- Humanities (13)
- Classical Studies (13)
- BRILL (13)