The Epyllion: From Theocritus to Ovid, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Epyllion

From Theocritus to Ovid, 1st Edition

By M. Marjorie Crump


284 pages

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Published in 1931: The Epyllion From Theocritus to Ovid discusses Greek Epics along with extracts of Poems.

Table of Contents

1. Introductory 2. The Greek and Latin Epyllia 3. The Epic Idyll. Theocritus, Moschus and Bion 4. The Hecale of Callimachus 5. Euphorion of Chalcis and Parthenius of Nicacea 6. Catullus and His School 7. The Culex 8. The Ciris and The School of Cornelius 9. The Aristaeus of Vergil 10. The Metamorphoses of Ovid 1. The Construction of The Poem 11. The Metamorphoses of Ovid 2. The Ovidian Epyllion 12. Epyllion and Grand Epic

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Ancient / General
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Communication Studies