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Published: 05 September 2019

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780199565054

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A Commentary on Quintus of Smyrna, Posthomerica 14

Katerina Carvounis

  • Guides readers through the main issues of scholarship on the Posthomerica in a thorough, up-to-date introduction
  • · Offers literary and linguistic points in the detailed line-by-line commentary and cites relevant textual parallels in full
  • Includes the published text and apparatus of Book 14 from the 1963-9 edition of Francis Vian (Les Belles Lettres)
  • Includes translations of Greek words and phrases, ensuring accessibility to readers familiar with the epic diction