Greek Epigram in Reception
J. A. Symonds, Oscar Wilde, and the Invention of Desire, 1805-1929
Table of Contents
Part 1: The Descent from Olympus
1. The Miscellanies of Bland and Merivale
2. Three Mid-Century 'Anthologies'
Part 2: Wilde's Meleager
3. 'The Most Precious Relic'
4. 'The True Liber Amoris at Last'
Part 3: 'The Book of Greek Life'
5. Response to Symonds
6. Reed and Girdle: The Anthology in the 1920s
Appendix: Symonds and the LAnguage of Gems