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  1. Ovid

    Ovid: Amores. Text, Prolegomena and Commentary in Four Volumes: Volume IV: A Commentary on Book Three [Hardback]

    J. C. McKeown (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9780905205403
    Published by : Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
    Series: Ovid: Amores
    Volume: 4
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    The final instalment of this substantial work of scholarship on Ovid. .... Learn More
  2. Cicero, Agrarian Speeches

    Cicero, Agrarian Speeches: Introduction, Text, Translation, and Commentary [Hardback]

    Gesine Manuwald (Author)

    £110.00

    ISBN: 9780198715405
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    The Agrarian Speeches (Orationes de lege agraria) were delivered in January 63 BCE, just after Cicero had entered office as consul; they are his inaugural orations and therefore the first element of his consular activity. They not only provide val... .... Learn More
  3. Epicurean Ethics in Horace: The Psychology of Satire

    Epicurean Ethics in Horace: The Psychology of Satire [Hardback]

    Sergio Yona (Author)

    £70.00

    ISBN: 9780198786559
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    Over the centuries leading up to their composition many genres and authors have emerged as influences on Horace's Satires, which in turn has led to a wide variety of scholarly interpretations. This study aims to expand the existing dialogue by exp... .... Learn More
  4. Propertius, Greek Myth, and Virgil: Rivalry, Allegory, and Polemic

    Propertius, Greek Myth, and Virgil: Rivalry, Allegory, and Polemic [Hardback]

    Peter Heslin (Author)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9780199541577
    Published by : Oxford University Press
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    This volume offers a strikingly innovative account of Propertius' relationship with Virgil, positing a keen rivalry between two of the greatest poets of Latin literature, contemporaries within the circle of Maecenas. It begins by examining all of ... .... Learn More
  5. Silenced Voices: The Poetics of Speech in Ovid

    Silenced Voices: The Poetics of Speech in Ovid [Hardback]

    Bartolo A. Natoli (Author)

    £74.50

    ISBN: 9780299312107
    Published by : University of Wisconsin Press
    Series: Wisconsin Studies in Classics
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    Explores the poems of Ovid before and after his exile from Rome Silenced Voices is a pointed examination of the loss of speech, exile from community, and memory throughout the literary corpus of the Roman poet Ovid. In his book-length poem Metamo... .... Learn More
  6. Speech and Thought in Latin War Narratives: Words of Warriors

    Speech and Thought in Latin War Narratives: Words of Warriors [Hardback]

    Suzanne Adema (Author)

    £121.00

    ISBN: 9789004341623
    Published by : Brill
    Series: Amsterdam Studies in Classical Philology
    Volume: 24
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    In Words of Warriors, Suzanne Adema offers linguistic and narratological tools to analyse and interpret narratorial choices in speech and thought representation in Latin narratives. Her approach combines insights from (cognitive) linguistic and na... .... Learn More
  7. Livy: History of Rome, Volume IX: Books 31 34

    Livy: History of Rome, Volume IX: Books 31 34 [Hardback]

    J. C. Yardley (Editor)

    £16.95

    ISBN: 9780674997059
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Series: Loeb Classical Library
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    Livy (Titus Livius), the great Roman historian, was born at Patavium (Padua) in 64 or 59 BC, where after years in Rome he died in AD 12 or 17. Livy's history, composed as the imperial autocracy of Augustus was replacing the republican system that ... .... Learn More
  8. Apuleius: Apologia. Florida. De Deo Socratis

    Apuleius: Apologia. Florida. De Deo Socratis [Hardback]

    Christopher P. Jones (Editor)

    £15.95

    ISBN: 9780674997110
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Series: Loeb Classical Library
    Apuleius, one of the great stylists of Latin literature, was born ca. 125 AD in Madauros to a politically prominent family and received an elite education in the provincial capital Carthage and at Athens, where he began a lifelong allegiance to Pl... .... Learn More
  9. Homeric Effects in Vergil's Narrative

    Homeric Effects in Vergil's Narrative [Paperback]

    Alessandro Barchiesi (Author)

    £14.95

    ISBN: 9780691176123
    Published by : Princeton University Press
    The study of Homeric imitations in Vergil has one of the longest traditions in Western culture, starting from the very moment the Aeneid was circulated. Homeric Effects in Vergil's Narrative is the first English translation of one of the most impo... .... Learn More
  10. Cultural Crossroads in the Ancient Novel

    Cultural Crossroads in the Ancient Novel [Hardback]

    Marilia P Futre Pinheiro (Editor); David Konstan (Editor); Bruce Duncan Macqueen (Editor)

    £90.99

    ISBN: 9781501511950
    Published by : Walter de Gruyter
    Series: Trends in Classics - Supplementary Volumes
    Volume: 40
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    The protagonists of the ancient novels wandered or were carried off to distant lands, from Italy in the west to Persia in the east and Ethiopia in the south; the authors themselves came, or pretended to come, from remote places such as Aphrod... .... Learn More

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