Antonine Literature

Antonine Literature

by Russell, David Ed. Russell, David Ed Russell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198140576

ISBN-13: 9780198140573

Pub. Date: 05/28/1990

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This volume gathers together for the first time essays on the intellectual and literary world of both the Greek and Latin Antonines. The contributors provide a broad range of topics including Plutarch's Lives (C.B.R. Pelling), Lucian's Prologues (H.-G. Nesselrath), Aristides' Hymns (D.A. Russell), Apuleius's Cupid and Psyche (E.J. Kenney), Greek poetry of the

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This volume gathers together for the first time essays on the intellectual and literary world of both the Greek and Latin Antonines. The contributors provide a broad range of topics including Plutarch's Lives (C.B.R. Pelling), Lucian's Prologues (H.-G. Nesselrath), Aristides' Hymns (D.A. Russell), Apuleius's Cupid and Psyche (E.J. Kenney), Greek poetry of the period (E.L. Bowie), the definition of the Second Sophistic (G. Anderson), and the influence of Plato's Phaedrus (M.B. Trapp). Russell also provides an introductory essay addressing the relationship between the two literary languages, and a full bibliography and table of dates.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198140573
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1990
Series:
R
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.63(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.87(d)

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