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The Resource Metaphor, allegory, and the classical tradition : ancient thought and modern revisions, edited by G.R. Boys-Stones

Metaphor, allegory, and the classical tradition : ancient thought and modern revisions, edited by G.R. Boys-Stones

Label
Metaphor, allegory, and the classical tradition : ancient thought and modern revisions
Title
Metaphor, allegory, and the classical tradition
Title remainder
ancient thought and modern revisions
Statement of responsibility
edited by G.R. Boys-Stones
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Allegory and metaphor are linguistic 'tropes': they are essentially ornamental. These essays discuss this from a variety of perspectives, examining the origin and meaning of the term 'metaphor' and comparing theory with practice
Dewey number
880.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Boys-Stones, G. R
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  • Classical literature
  • Classical literature
  • Metaphor in literature
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Metaphor
  • Allegory
Label
Metaphor, allegory, and the classical tradition : ancient thought and modern revisions, edited by G.R. Boys-Stones
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-278) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / G.R. Boys-Stones -- Metaphor, simile, and allegory as ornaments of style / Doreen Innes -- The harlot's art : metaphor and literary criticism / Chrostoph G. Leidl -- Plato on metaphors and models / E.E. Pender -- Literary metaphor and philosophical insight : the significance of Archilochus / Paul Crowther -- The problem of metphor : Chinese reflections / G.E.R. Lloyd -- Metaphor and metonymy : Aristole, Jakobson, Ricoeur, and others / Michael Silk -- Figures of allegory from Homer to Latin epic / Andrew Laird -- Allegory and exegesis in the Derveni papyrus : the origin of Greek scholarship / Dirk Obbink -- The stoics' two types of allegory / G.R. Boys-Stones -- The rhetoric of the Homeric problems / Donald Russell -- Origen on Christ, tropology, and exegesis / Mark Edwards
Control code
ocn320908810
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 305 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199240050
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320908810
Label
Metaphor, allegory, and the classical tradition : ancient thought and modern revisions, edited by G.R. Boys-Stones
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-278) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction / G.R. Boys-Stones -- Metaphor, simile, and allegory as ornaments of style / Doreen Innes -- The harlot's art : metaphor and literary criticism / Chrostoph G. Leidl -- Plato on metaphors and models / E.E. Pender -- Literary metaphor and philosophical insight : the significance of Archilochus / Paul Crowther -- The problem of metphor : Chinese reflections / G.E.R. Lloyd -- Metaphor and metonymy : Aristole, Jakobson, Ricoeur, and others / Michael Silk -- Figures of allegory from Homer to Latin epic / Andrew Laird -- Allegory and exegesis in the Derveni papyrus : the origin of Greek scholarship / Dirk Obbink -- The stoics' two types of allegory / G.R. Boys-Stones -- The rhetoric of the Homeric problems / Donald Russell -- Origen on Christ, tropology, and exegesis / Mark Edwards
Control code
ocn320908810
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 305 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199240050
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)320908810

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