Antonine Literature

Antonine Literature

by David Ed Russell, Russell
ISBN-10:
0198140576
ISBN-13:
9780198140573
Pub. Date:
05/28/1990
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA

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Antonine Literature

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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