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Published: 20 April 2014

432 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199686148

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Crafting Characters

Heroes and Heroines in the Ancient Greek Novel

Koen De Temmerman

  • Offers close readings of techniques of characterization used in each novel
  • Combines modern narratology and ancient rhetoric
  • Provides English translations of Greek text
  • Originates from a dissertation that was awarded the Triennial Prize for Humanities in 2008 by the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts