Epigraphy And The Greek Historian

Pub Date : 2008-01-01 | Author : Craig Richard Cooper | Publisher : University of Toronto Press

ISBN 10 : 9780802090690
ISBN 13 : 0802090699

Epigraphy is a method of inferring and analyzing historical data by means of inscriptions found on ancient artifacts such as stones, coins, and statues. It has proven indispensable..

A Companion To Catullus

Pub Date : 2010-12-23 | Author : Marilyn B. Skinner | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 1444393782
ISBN 13 : 9781444393781

In this companion, international scholars provide a comprehensive overview that reflects the most recent trends in Catullan studies. Explores the work of Catullus, one of the best ..

Myth History And Culture In Republican Rome

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : David Braund | Publisher : University of Exeter Press

ISBN 10 : 0859896625
ISBN 13 : 9780859896627

In this collection of essays, an international team of outstanding scholars engage with the ideas and methods of Professor Peter Wiseman's past and present work. They provide a sus..

Latin Poetry And The Judgement Of Taste

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Charles Martindale | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199240401
ISBN 13 : 019924040X

"This book examines the value of aesthetics. Martindale argues that Kant's analysis of 'the judgement of taste', the judgement that something is beautiful, remains of fundamental i..

Juvenal And The Satiric Genre

Pub Date : 2007-09-13 | Author : Frederick Jones | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9780715636862
ISBN 13 : 0715636863

While claiming to stand outside literature altogether, Roman verse satire was the most aggressively literary of Roman genres, Juvenal's particularly so. In the opening lines of the..