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Published: 20 October 2020

336 Pages | 13 black-and-white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198846987

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Ancient Texts, New Perspectives

Edited by Sebastian Matzner and Gail Trimble

Classics in Theory Series

  • Advances literary theory by examining how cases of ancient metalepsis might change the critical understanding of the concept itself: not just in Classics, but also in literary and cultural studies across the humanities
  • Sheds new light on central features and important dynamics in ancient texts, showcasing the practical value of using the concept of metalepsis in classical scholarship
  • Includes translations of all Greek and Latin passages throughout, ensuring accessibility to a broad readership