Brill's Companion to Ovid

Brill's Companion to Ovid

by Barbara Weiden Boyd
     
 

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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 readers the best in contemporary classical scholarship.See more details below

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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 readers the best in contemporary classical scholarship.

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'The growth of interest in Ovid over the last half-centruy has prompted creation of various kinds of handbooks and companions to the great Roman poet, and Brill has produced one of the best…an intelligent and wll-coordinated collection of responses to the versatility of a scintillating poet.'
William S. Anderson, New England Classical Journal, 2005.
'In sum a useful and reliable volume…
Roy Gibson, BMCR, 2003.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004226760
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/19/2012
Series:
Brill's Paperback Collection / Classical Studies Series
Pages:
534
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.20(d)

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