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Published: 20 March 2003

316 Pages


ISBN: 9780199240050

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Metaphor, Allegory, and the Classical Tradition

Ancient Thought and Modern Revisions

Edited by G. R. Boys-Stones

  • Offers a range of theoretical approaches to the subject - historical, philosophical, and literary-critical
  • Suggests strategies for reading texts
  • Deals with the core topic of metaphor and the neglected topic of allegory