The poetry of pathos studies in Virgilian epic

This title presents a collection of essays on Virgil's 'Aeneid' by a celebrated scholar and interpreter of Latin poetry. Gian Biaggio Conte focuses on the way in which Virgil reworks earlier poetry to create a new and effective mode of epic in a period when the genre appeared to be de...

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Main Author: Conte, Gian Biagio
Other Authors: Harrison, S. J.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2007, c2007
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This title presents a collection of essays on Virgil's 'Aeneid' by a celebrated scholar and interpreter of Latin poetry. Gian Biaggio Conte focuses on the way in which Virgil reworks earlier poetry to create a new and effective mode of epic in a period when the genre appeared to be debased or exhausted
Physical Description:250 p.
ISBN:9780191713262