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Published: 28 September 2006

456 Pages


ISBN: 9780199276301

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Epic Interactions

Perspectives on Homer, Virgil, and the Epic Tradition Presented to Jasper Griffin by Former Pupils

Edited by M. J. Clarke, B. G. F. Currie, and R. O. A. M. Lyne

  • An unusually wide-ranging treatment of the epic tradition - from Homer to the Victorians
  • Offers challenging new readings of individual authors, including Homer, Virgil, Tasso, and Milton
  • Integrates literary and cultural perspectives and raises important questions about intertextuality, constructions of literary history, etc.