Dekel, Edan.

Virgil's Homeric Lens. - Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012. - 1 online resource (171 p.) - eBooks on Demand Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies . - Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies .

Front Cover; Virgil's Homeric Lens; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1. Primary Colors; 2. Iliadic Refraction; 3. Odyssean Diffraction; 4. Virgilian Reflection; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Passages; Subject Index

This book examines the ways in which Virgil's Aeneid uses Homer's Odyssey both as a conceptual model for writing an intertextual epic and as a powerful refracting lens for the specific interpretation of the Iliad and its consequences.



9780203806227 195 (NL),162.5 (TX)


Epic poetry, Greek - History and criticism.
Epic poetry, Latin - History and criticism.
Homer.
Homer - Influence.
Homer -- Influence.
Homer. Iliad.
Homer. Odyssey.
Intertextuality.
Latin poetry - Greek influences.
Virgil.
Virgil - Knowledge - Greek literature.
Virgil -- Knowledge -- Greek literature.
Virgil. Aeneis.


Electronic books.

PA6825 .D455 2012

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