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The Cambridge companion to Virgil, edited by Charles Martindale

Label
The Cambridge companion to Virgil
Title
The Cambridge companion to Virgil
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charles Martindale
Title variation
Virgil
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This ground-breaking and authoritative volume is an indispensable reference book to accompany the study of Virgil. It is a multi-authored guide aimed at students and anyone with an interest in great literature and the classical heritage. The chapters contain essential information while also offering fresh and original insights into the poems and their author. Emphasis is given to the responses to Virgil over the centuries, particularly by other creative artists. -- Amazon.com
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
873/.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PA6825
LC item number
.C35 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Martindale, Charles
Series statement
Cambridge companions to literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Virgil
  • Aeneas
  • Epic poetry, Latin
  • Pastoral poetry, Latin
  • Didactic poetry, Latin
  • Country life in literature
  • Agriculture in literature
  • Rome
Label
The Cambridge companion to Virgil, edited by Charles Martindale
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 340-358) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • R.J. Tarrant
  • The Virgil commentary of Servius
  • Don Fowler
  • Virgils, from Dante to Milton
  • Colin Burrow
  • Virgil in art
  • M.J.H. Liversidge
  • Green politics : the Eclogues
  • Charles Martindale
  • Virgilian didaxis : value and meaning in the Georgics
  • Introduction :
  • William Batstone
  • Virgilian epic
  • Duncan F. Kennedy
  • Closure : the Book of Virgil
  • Elena Theodorakopoulos
  • Poetry and power : Virgil's poetry in contemporary context
  • R.J. Tarrant
  • Rome and its traditions
  • James E.G. Zetzel
  • Virgil and the cosmos : religious and philosophical ideas
  • "the classic of all Europe"
  • Susanna Morton Braund
  • The Virgilian intertext
  • Joseph Farrell
  • Virgil's style
  • James J. O'Hara
  • Virgilian narrative : story-telling
  • Don Fowler
  • Virgilian narrative : ecphrasis
  • Alessandro Barchiesi
  • Approaching characterisation in Virgil
  • Charles Martindale
  • Andrew Laird
  • Sons and lovers : sexuality and gender in Virgil's poetry
  • Ellen Oliensis
  • Virgil and tragedy
  • Philip Hardie
  • Envoi : the death of Virgil
  • Fiona Cox
  • Virgil in English translation
  • Colin Burrow
  • Modern receptions and their interpretative implications
  • Duncan F. Kennedy
  • Aspects of Virgil's reception in antiquity
Control code
ocm36104026
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780521495394
Lccn
96052447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36104026
Label
The Cambridge companion to Virgil, edited by Charles Martindale
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 340-358) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • R.J. Tarrant
  • The Virgil commentary of Servius
  • Don Fowler
  • Virgils, from Dante to Milton
  • Colin Burrow
  • Virgil in art
  • M.J.H. Liversidge
  • Green politics : the Eclogues
  • Charles Martindale
  • Virgilian didaxis : value and meaning in the Georgics
  • Introduction :
  • William Batstone
  • Virgilian epic
  • Duncan F. Kennedy
  • Closure : the Book of Virgil
  • Elena Theodorakopoulos
  • Poetry and power : Virgil's poetry in contemporary context
  • R.J. Tarrant
  • Rome and its traditions
  • James E.G. Zetzel
  • Virgil and the cosmos : religious and philosophical ideas
  • "the classic of all Europe"
  • Susanna Morton Braund
  • The Virgilian intertext
  • Joseph Farrell
  • Virgil's style
  • James J. O'Hara
  • Virgilian narrative : story-telling
  • Don Fowler
  • Virgilian narrative : ecphrasis
  • Alessandro Barchiesi
  • Approaching characterisation in Virgil
  • Charles Martindale
  • Andrew Laird
  • Sons and lovers : sexuality and gender in Virgil's poetry
  • Ellen Oliensis
  • Virgil and tragedy
  • Philip Hardie
  • Envoi : the death of Virgil
  • Fiona Cox
  • Virgil in English translation
  • Colin Burrow
  • Modern receptions and their interpretative implications
  • Duncan F. Kennedy
  • Aspects of Virgil's reception in antiquity
Control code
ocm36104026
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 370 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780521495394
Lccn
96052447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36104026

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