Brill's Companion to Lucan

Edited by Paolo Asso

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€194,00
$258.00
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9789004167865
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9789004217096
Publication Date: 
September 2011
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Hardback
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ISSN: 
1872-3357

Edited by Robin J. Lane Fox

Drawing on the latest archaeology, epigraphy and historical interpretation, this major volume presents a survey of ancient Macedon, important parts of which are published by their excavators for the first time, including the palace of King Philip II. Archaeologists and historians of the ancient...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206502
Publication date: 
June 2011

Edited by Amy C. Smith and Sadie Pickup

In this book an international team of scholars from a wide range of academic fields and perspectives reevaluate the Greek goddess Aphrodite, her worship throughout the Mediterranean, manifold roles in Graeco-Roman antiquity, and reception through the Renaissance and beyond.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180031
Publication date: 
March 2010

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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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004109636
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February 2010

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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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165700
Publication date: 
November 2009

Edited by Franco Montanari, Antonios Rengakos, and Christos Tsagalis

Drawing on the growing interest in Near Eastern literature and culture, and applying the insights of both traditional classical philology and the study of oral cultures, this companion offers a wide-ranging, update and comprehensive panorama of the current state of Hesiodic studies.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178403
Publication date: 
August 2009

Edited by W.J. Dominik, J. Garthwaite, and P.A. Roche

This collection of essays offers a comprehensive examination of the varied dynamics and strategies of political discourse and its concealment in Latin literature in the late republic and especially the early empire at Rome.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156715
Publication date: 
May 2009

Edited by Theodore D. Papanghelis and Antonios Rengakos

This 2nd edition of the Companion to Apollonius Rhodius, comprising now nineteen articles by leading scholars from Europe and America, aims at giving an up-to-date outline of the scholarly discussion in these areas and to provide a survey of recent and current trends in Apollonian studies which...
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004161856
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October 2008

Edited by Peter Bing and Jon Steffen Bruss

An internationally renowned set of experts on epigram offers an introduction, fresh approaches, and new direction to the study of Hellenistic-era epigram by exploring the models, forms, poetology, sub-genera, intertexts, and ancient and modern reception of Hellenistic epigram.
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152182
Publication date: 
March 2007

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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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004136830
Publication date: 
October 2006

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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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004136823
Publication date: 
August 2006

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