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A companion to Latin literature, edited by Stephen Harrison

Label
A companion to Latin literature
Title
A companion to Latin literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephen Harrison
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essay after essay conveys the excitement of research into the ancient world, showing that nothing is settled, that there are always new questions and new ideas. The essays are lively and provocative, making representative use of source material and enticing readers to enter into the debate themselves ... There is little to criticise in this volume ... This 'Companion' titillates the reader into thinking about Latin literature in excitingly new ways. Scholia Reviews An invaluable source of assistance and instruction for students. Reference Reviews I can warmly recommend this book,
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DG1
Dewey number
870.9/001
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PA6004
LC item number
.C66 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Literature and culture
Label
A companion to Latin literature, edited by Stephen Harrison
Link
https://www.lib.byu.edu/cgi-bin/remoteauth.pl?url=http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/book/10.1002/9780470996683
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 406-443 pages) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : constructing Latin literature / Stephen Harrison -- The early republic : the beginnings to 90 BC / Sander M. Goldberg -- The late republican/triumviral period, 90-40 BC / D.S. Levene -- The Augustan period, 40BC-AD 14 / Joseph Farrell -- The early empire, AD 14-68 / Roland Mayer -- The high empire, AD 69-200 / Bruce Gibson -- Narrative epic / Philip Hardie -- Didactic epic / Monica Gale -- Roman tragedy / Elaine Fantham -- Comedy, atellane farce and mime / Costas Panayotakis -- Pastoral / Stephen Heyworth -- Love elegy / Roy Gibson -- Satire / Llewelyn Morgan -- Lyric and iambic / Stephen Harrison -- Epigram / Lindsay C. Watson -- The novel / Stephen Harrison -- Dialogues and treatises / J.G.F. Powell -- Historiography and biography / Christina Shuttleworth Kraus -- Oratory / D.H. Berry -- Epistolography / Catharine Edwards -- Decline and nostalgia / Stephen Harrison -- Art and text / Jaś Elsner -- The passions / Robert A. Kaster -- Sex and gender / A.M. Keith -- Friendship and patronage / David Konstan -- Romans and others / Yasmin Syed -- Marriage and family / Susan Treggiari -- Slavery and class / Thomas Habinek -- Centre and periphery / Alessandro Barchiesi
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 450 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405161312
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
John Wiley and Sons
Other control number
10.1002/9780470996683
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10.1002/9780470996683
System control number
(OCoLC)184983652
Label
A companion to Latin literature, edited by Stephen Harrison
Link
https://www.lib.byu.edu/cgi-bin/remoteauth.pl?url=http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/book/10.1002/9780470996683
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 406-443 pages) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : constructing Latin literature / Stephen Harrison -- The early republic : the beginnings to 90 BC / Sander M. Goldberg -- The late republican/triumviral period, 90-40 BC / D.S. Levene -- The Augustan period, 40BC-AD 14 / Joseph Farrell -- The early empire, AD 14-68 / Roland Mayer -- The high empire, AD 69-200 / Bruce Gibson -- Narrative epic / Philip Hardie -- Didactic epic / Monica Gale -- Roman tragedy / Elaine Fantham -- Comedy, atellane farce and mime / Costas Panayotakis -- Pastoral / Stephen Heyworth -- Love elegy / Roy Gibson -- Satire / Llewelyn Morgan -- Lyric and iambic / Stephen Harrison -- Epigram / Lindsay C. Watson -- The novel / Stephen Harrison -- Dialogues and treatises / J.G.F. Powell -- Historiography and biography / Christina Shuttleworth Kraus -- Oratory / D.H. Berry -- Epistolography / Catharine Edwards -- Decline and nostalgia / Stephen Harrison -- Art and text / Jaś Elsner -- The passions / Robert A. Kaster -- Sex and gender / A.M. Keith -- Friendship and patronage / David Konstan -- Romans and others / Yasmin Syed -- Marriage and family / Susan Treggiari -- Slavery and class / Thomas Habinek -- Centre and periphery / Alessandro Barchiesi
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 450 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405161312
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
John Wiley and Sons
Other control number
10.1002/9780470996683
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10.1002/9780470996683
System control number
(OCoLC)184983652

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