Download e-book for kindle: A Guide to Hellenistic Literature (Blackwell Guides to by Kathryn Gutzwiller

By Kathryn Gutzwiller

ISBN-10: 0631233210

ISBN-13: 9780631233213

ISBN-10: 0631233229

ISBN-13: 9780631233220

This ebook is a consultant to the terribly varied literature of the Hellenistic interval.

  • A consultant to the literature of the Hellenistic age, from the demise of Alexander the nice in 323 BCE to the conflict of Actium in 31 BC
  • Provides overviews of the social, political, highbrow and literary historic contexts during which Hellenistic literature was once produced
  • Introduces the main writers and genres of the period
  • Provides information regarding sort, meter and languages to help readers with out earlier wisdom of the language in knowing technical elements of literary Greek
  • Distinctive in its insurance of present concerns in Hellenistic feedback, together with viewers reception, the political and social history, and Hellenistic theories of literature

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