Brill's Companion to Lucan

Edited by Paolo Asso

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€194,00
$258.00
ISBN13: 
9789004167865
E-ISBN: 
9789004217096
Publication Year: 
2011
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Hardback
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ISSN: 
1872-3357

Edited by Hans-Christian Günther, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

This volume centres on a detailed analysis of the whole corpus of Horace’s work. It is preceeded by an account of Horace’s life and work and followed by two appendices on the transmission of the text and style and metre.
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004223622
Publication date: 
December 2012

Edited by Barbara Weiden Boyd

This collection of essays on Ovid’s life, works, and influence is intended to serve as a vade-mecum for all interested in the Roman world’s most versatile literary genius. The broad range of subjects and perspectives represented by the Companion’s fourteen contributors offers...
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121560
Publication date: 
November 2001

Edited by Hans-Christian Günther

The present volume provides a comprehensive guide to one of the most difficult authors of classical antiquity. All the major aspects of Propertius´ work are dealt with in contributions by renowned specialists. Due space is also given to the reception of the author. At the centre stands an...
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004136823
Publication date: 
August 2006

Edited by Gregor Damschen and Andreas Heil. With the assistance of Mario Waida

The volume contains a comprehensive survey of each genuine or attributed work of Seneca in the style of concise handbook articles (“Works”). The cultural background (“Context”) and the most important problem areas within the philosophic and tragic corpus of Seneca are...
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004154612
Publication date: 
December 2013

Edited by Antonios Augoustakis

This volume offers a detailed overview of Silius Italicus’ Punica, by placing the poem within its literary and socio-historical context and by documenting its reception in the humanistic tradition of the Renaissance and subsequent centuries.
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165700
Publication date: 
November 2009

Edited by Andreas Markantonatos

Brill's Companion to Sophocles offers 32 chapters, newly commissioned and written by leading scholars, on Sophocles' life and works, as well as upon the basic historical, social, intellectual, moral, philosophical and religious issues of interest to Sophocles which remain central in the...
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004184923
Publication date: 
August 2012

W. J. Dominik University of Otago, C. E. Newlands University of Colorado, Boulder, and K. Gervais University of Otago

In Brill’s Companion to Statius, thirty-four newly commissioned chapters from internationally recognized experts provide a comprehensive overview of various approaches to arguably the most important poet of the Flavian period in Rome.
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004217898
Expected: 
November 2014

Gregory W. Dobrov

The Companion to the Study of Greek Comedy sets forth the main resources for the advancing student in three sections: "Contexts,""History," and "Elements.” The volume is a guide for understanding and interpreting the classic comedies as well as for navigating the...
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004109636
Publication date: 
February 2010

Edited by Antonios Rengakos and Antonis Tsakmakis

With contributions by thirty leading international scholars, this volume offers an up-to-date and in-depth overview of all current approaches to Thucydides’ History.
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004136830
Publication date: 
October 2006

Edited by Manuel Baumbach and Silvio Bär

This book offers a critical re-examination of some important (and some lesser known) texts which are commonly labelled 'epyllia' in classical scholarship. It traces the history of the generic term 'epyllion' and sketches the literary and scholarly reception of these texts.
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Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004214323
Publication date: 
October 2012

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