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The Resource Device and composition in the Greek epic cycle, by Benjamin Sammons

Device and composition in the Greek epic cycle, by Benjamin Sammons

Label
Device and composition in the Greek epic cycle
Title
Device and composition in the Greek epic cycle
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin Sammons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Benjamin Sammons argues that the poems of the so-called ""Epic Cycle"" were constructed using the same traditional devices as the Homeric epics. From this insight he sheds new light on the overall form of these lost poems and offers fresh interpretation of the few remaining fragments
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sammons, Benjamin,
Dewey number
883/.0109
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Epic poetry, Greek
Label
Device and composition in the Greek epic cycle, by Benjamin Sammons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Cover; Device and Composition in the Greek Epic Cycle; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. Narratives; 2. Catalogue and Catalogic; 3. Narrative Doublets; 4. Character Roles and Narrative Design; 5. Aristeia; 6. The Role of the Gods and the Divine; Conclusions; Appendix A: On the Summaries of Proclus; Appendix B: The Summaries of Proclus in Translation; Bibliography; General Index; Index of Fragments Discussed
Control code
ocn969542811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190614867
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)969542811
Label
Device and composition in the Greek epic cycle, by Benjamin Sammons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Cover; Device and Composition in the Greek Epic Cycle; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. Narratives; 2. Catalogue and Catalogic; 3. Narrative Doublets; 4. Character Roles and Narrative Design; 5. Aristeia; 6. The Role of the Gods and the Divine; Conclusions; Appendix A: On the Summaries of Proclus; Appendix B: The Summaries of Proclus in Translation; Bibliography; General Index; Index of Fragments Discussed
Control code
ocn969542811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190614867
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)969542811

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