Virgil's Homeric Lens.
By: Dekel, Edan.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (171 p.).ISBN: 9780203806227.Subject(s): 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. AeneisGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Virgil's Homeric LensDDC classification: 873.01 | 873/.01 LOC classification: PA6825 .D455 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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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
<P>This book examines the ways in which Virgil's <EM>Aeneid</EM> uses Homer's <EM>Odyssey</EM> both as a conceptual model for writing an intertextual epic and as a powerful refracting lens for the specific interpretation of the <EM>Iliad</EM> and its consequences.</P>
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