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A Handbook of Greek Literature (Routledge Revivals)
From Homer to the Age of Lucian





ISBN 9780415829250
Published September 22, 2014 by Routledge
458 Pages

 
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First published in 1934, this book covers a broad array of ancient Greek literature, taking into account the most acknowledged of the Greek authors as well as those less well known. H. J. Rose presents the latest findings of the time in terms of research into Greek literature and covers subjects from Homer, Comedy and Poetry, to Philosophy, Science, and the Empire.

Table of Contents

1. People and Language: Writing  2. Homer and the Ancient Epic  3. Hesiod and the Hesiodic Schools  4. Personal Poetry: Elegiacs, Iambics, Solo Lyrics  5. Choral Lyric: Terpandros-Bakchylides  6. Athens and the Drama  7. Euripides and the Minor Tragedians  8. Comedy  9. Classical Prose  10. Hellenistic Poetry  11. Philosophy, rhetoric and History  12. Science, scholarship, Criticism  13. Greek Literature in the Empire;  Addenda;  Bibliography;  Index

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