The Iliad: A Commentary, Volume 2: Books 5-8

The Iliad: A Commentary, Volume 2: Books 5-8

by G. S. Kirk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521237106

ISBN-13: 9780521237109

Pub. Date: 03/28/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The second volume in the major six-volume commentary on the Iliad. Special attention is given to language, style and thematic structure in four introductory essays which are followed by the commentary itself.  See more details below

Overview

The second volume in the major six-volume commentary on the Iliad. Special attention is given to language, style and thematic structure in four introductory essays which are followed by the commentary itself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521237109
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2008
Pages:
351
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Intrroduction; 1. The Homeric gods: prior considerations; 2. Typical motifs and scenes; 3. The speech-element in The Iliad; 4. History and fiction in The Iliad; Commentary; Book 5; Book 6; Book 7; Book 8; Index.

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