Cervantes, Raphael and the Classics

Cervantes, Raphael and the Classics

by Frederick A. de Armas
     
 

A study of classical influences on Cervantes, with particular attention to Raphael.See more details below

Overview

A study of classical influences on Cervantes, with particular attention to Raphael.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521593021
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1998
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Latin American and Iberian Literature Series, #12
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
241
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Preface; 1. The politics of imitation; 2. Raphael: a Vatican of the mind; 3. Raphael: the archaeology of power; 4. Giulio Romano: remembering Rome; 5. Aeschylus: praising the enemy; 6. Homer: an epic contest; 7. Virgil: prophesying Empire; 8. Lucan: the necromancy of imitation; 9. Contaminatio: epic flames/textual ashes; 10. Cicero/Macrobius: intimations of immortality; Notes; Works sited; Index.

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