Cyclops of euripides (bcp classic commentaries on greek and latin texts)

Seaford, R.

9781853995668 - Cyclops of euripides (bcp classic commentaries on greek and latin texts)

Artikelomschrijving

This is an introduction to Euripides Cyclops, the only example of satyric drama to have survived complete into the modern world. The work gives an historical and analytical account of the genre, tracing its origins, development and decine. It examines the place of satyrs in the religious imagination and practice of the Greeks, and the significance of Euripides divergence from the Homeric model. The commentary pays close attention to problems of text, language and interpretation.

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Auteur Seaford, R.
ISBN/EAN 9781853995668
Druk 1
€ 34,43

Artikelomschrijving

This is an introduction to Euripides Cyclops, the only example of satyric drama to have survived complete into the modern world. The work gives an historical and analytical account of the genre, tracing its origins, development and decine. It examines the place of satyrs in the religious imagination and practice of the Greeks, and the significance of Euripides divergence from the Homeric model. The commentary pays close attention to problems of text, language and interpretation.

Specificaties

Auteur Seaford, R.
ISBN/EAN 9781853995668
Druk 1