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Cueva, Edmund P.

A Companion to the Ancient Novel

Cueva, Edmund P. - A Companion to the Ancient Novel, ebook

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This companion addresses a topic of continuing contemporary relevance, both cultural and literary.

  • Offers both a wide-ranging exploration of the classical novel of antiquity and a wealth of close literary analysis
  • Brings together the most up-to-date international scholarship on the ancient novel, including fresh new academic voices
  • Includes focused chapters on individual classical authors, such as Petronius, Xenophon and Apuleius, as well as a wide-ranging thematic analysis
  • Addresses perplexing questions concerning authorial expression and readership of the ancient novel form
  • Provides an accomplished introduction to a genre with a rising profile

Keywords: Ancient & Classical Literature, Petronius, Xenophon, Apuleius, ancient literature, latin literature, greek literature, classical literature, classical culture, reception of classical literature, ancient Greek novels, ancient Roman novels, Latin fiction

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2014
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World
Page amount
632 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118350584
Printed ISBN
9781444336023

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