By Hose, Martin; Schenker, David J

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ISBN-13: 9781118885956

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A spouse to Greek Literature offers a entire advent to the big variety of texts and literary varieties produced within the Greek language over the process a millennium starting from the sixth century BCE as much as the early years of the Byzantine Empire.

  • Features contributions from a variety of proven specialists and rising students of Greek literature
  • Offers finished insurance of the various genres and literary types produced by way of the traditional Greeks—including epic and lyric poetry, oratory, historiography, biography, philosophy, the unconventional, and technical literature
  • Includes readings that handle the construction and transmission of old Greek texts, historical reception, person authors, and masses more
  • Explores the topic of old Greek literature in leading edge ways

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35 Lang 1990; Mattingly 1991; Forsdyke 2005. 36 Ostraka written by brush or kalamos: Lang 1990, nrs. 110, 308, 311, 468, 652, 653. 37 Hunter and Rutherford 2009; West 2010. g. , Ath. Pol. 4. 39 Sickinger 1999; Del Corso 2002. A different perspective in Thomas 1989. 40 As already supposed by Prentice 1933 for Thucydides. Cf. Dorandi 2007, 13–28. 41 Strabo, Geog. 23. 42 De tranq. an. 1, 464F. 43 Quomodo hist. 1. , or. 24, 2–3 and 8; 26, 25. On the mechanics of composition of rhetorical speeches see Pernot 1993, 423–75.

4. Paris. Bouvier, H. 1985. ” Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 58: 119–35. Boyd, T. W. 1994. ” Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 96: 109–21. Bülow‐Jacobsen, A. 2009. ” In R. S. , Oxford Handbook of Papyrology. Oxford, 3–29. Cameron, A. 1995. Callimachus and his Critics. Princeton. Cameron, A. 2011. The Last Pagans of Rome. Oxford. Canfora, L. 1995. ” In G. Cambiano, L. Canfora, and D. , Rome, 11–93. Capasso, M. 1995. Volumen, Aspetti della tipologia del rotolo librario antico. Naples.

G. , Sat. ; Quint. 31; Mart. 1–4; Pers. 10–11. 29 Athens, Acropolis Museum inv. 144, 146, 629. See Payne and Mackworth‐Young 1950, 47 (pl. 1); Hurwit 1999, 58, with further bibliography. 30 Pöhlmann and West 2012. 31 Such continuity can be seen also for the kind of exercises written on the tablets: cf. Turner 1965. 32 Museo Archeologico Ostiense, inv. 130.  140. 33 For a list with full bibliography see Jordan 1985 and 2000a, even if many new defixiones have been found in excavations during recent years.

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