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              Greek Mythography in the Roman World
               

              Greek Mythography in the Roman World (Hardback, New title)

              By Cameron, Alan

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              This title illustrates the importance of semi-learned mythographic handbooks in the social, literary, and artistic world of Rome. One of the most intriguing features of these works is the fact that they all cite classical sources for the stories they tell, sources which are often... forged.
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              ISBN 9780195171211
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2004
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Society for Classical Studies American Classical Studies
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              The Anxieties Of Pliny the Younger
               

              The Anxieties Of Pliny the Younger (Hardback)

              By Hoffer, Stanley E.

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              Finds beneath the steadily cheery surface of Pliny's published letters evidence of both conscious and unconscious tension in his upper-class Roman life. They relate to the broad and interrelated dimensions of politics, friendship, literature, and material conditions. Annotation c.... Book News, Inc., P
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              ISBN 9780788505652
              Released NZ 1 Apr 1999
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Society for Classical Studies American Classical Studies
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              Homer's Cosmic Fabrication: Choice and Design in the Iliad
               

              Homer's Cosmic Fabrication: Choice and Design in the Iliad (Hardback)

              By Heiden, Bruce

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              Scholars routinely state that the Iliad is an oral poem ; but what makes it the good read we know it to be? Bruce Heiden illuminates the epic's artisty and philosophical depth by drawing upon cognitive narratology to develop novel research methods.

              ISBN 9780195341072
              Released NZ 27 Nov 2008
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Society for Classical Studies American Classical Studies
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              Figuring Genre in Roman Satire
               

              Figuring Genre in Roman Satire (Hardback)

              By Keane, Catherine

              • RRP: $151.99
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              Horace, Persius, and Juvenal, the verse satirists of ancient Rome, developed a unique mode of social criticism by borrowing from their culture's methods of entertainment and moral judgment. This analysis of the satiric genre reveals its debt to four key Roman practices: theater, ...public violence, legal process, and teaching.
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              ISBN 9780195183306
              Released NZ 30 Jan 2006
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Virgil Recomposed: The Mythological and Secular Centos in Antiquity
               

              Virgil Recomposed: The Mythological and Secular Centos in Antiquity (Hardback, New title)

              By McGill, Scott

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              Presents a comprehensive study of the mythological and secular Virgilian centos.

              ISBN 9780195175646
              Released NZ 1 May 2005
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Studies on the Text of Macrobius' Saturnalia
               

              Studies on the Text of Macrobius' Saturnalia (Hardback)

              By Kaster, Robert

              • RRP: $143.99
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              This monograph, a companion to a new edition of Macrobius' Saturnalia, surveys the early medieval transmission of the text, provides the first detailed stemma of the extant manuscripts, and discusses some of the nearly 300 passages in which the new text differs from the standard ...edition of James Willis.
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              ISBN 9780199751365
              Released NZ 29 Dec 2010
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Emmins on Sentencing
               

              Emmins on Sentencing (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 4th Revised edition)

              Edited by Wasik, Martin

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              Offers a guide to the sentences available to the courts and describes the powers of sentencing, which can be used, and how they are likely to be exercised in practice by the Crown Court or magistrates' courts. This book also explains the impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 on sen...tencing, and sets out the Magistrates' Association Guidelines.
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              ISBN 9781841742458
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Society for Classical Studies American Classical Studies
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              Traditional Elegy: The Interplay of Meter, Tradition, and Context in Early Greek Poetry
               

              Traditional Elegy: The Interplay of Meter, Tradition, and Context in Early Greek Poetry (Hardback)

              By Garner, R. Scott

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              Traditional Elegy explores several issues related to the traditional compositional techniques that lay behind archaic Greek elegy. Through investigation of elegy's metrical partitioning, its repeated phraseological patterns, and the symbiosis of those patterns with metrical anoma...lies, it becomes clear that oral-formulaic processes were indeed at the heart of such poetry.
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              ISBN 9780199757923
              Released NZ 24 Feb 2011
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Society for Classical Studies American Classical Studies
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              On the Hymn To Zeus in Aeschylus' Agamemnon
               

              On the Hymn To Zeus in Aeschylus' Agamemnon (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised)

              By Smith, Peter M.

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              ISBN 9780891303886
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Society for Classical Studies American Classical Studies
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              Autonomia, Its Genesis and Early History
                

              Autonomia, Its Genesis and Early History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Ostwald, Martin

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              ISBN 9780891305729
              Publisher Oxford University Press
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