The Resource Paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture, edited by Philip Hardie

Paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture, edited by Philip Hardie

Label
Paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture
Title
Paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philip Hardie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • lat
  • eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English with some Latin followed by an English translation
LC call number
PA6019
LC item number
.P37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hardie, Philip R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Latin literature
  • Paradox in literature
  • Marvelous, The, in literature
  • Art, Roman
  • Paradox in art
  • Marvelous, The, in art
  • Literatur
  • Das Wunderbare
  • Art, Roman
  • Civilization
  • Latin literature
  • Marvelous, The, in art
  • Marvelous, The, in literature
  • Paradox in art
  • Paradox in literature
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Latein
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture, edited by Philip Hardie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [350]-379) and indexes
Contents
  • Virgil : a paradoxical poet?
  • Philip Hardie
  • The question of the marvellous in the Georgics of Virgil
  • Alain Deremetz
  • In search of the lost Hercules : strategies of the fantastic in the Aeneid
  • Mario Labate
  • Thaumatographia, or 'what is the theme?'
  • Jürgen Paul Schwindt
  • Phaethon and the monsters
  • Alessandro Barchiesi
  • Introduction : paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture
  • Prodigiosa mendacia uatum : responses to the marvellous in Ovid's narrative of Perseus (Metamorphoses 4-5)
  • Florence Klein
  • Encountering the fantastic : expectations, forms of communication, reactions
  • Marco Fucecchi
  • Constructing a narrative of mira deum : the story of Philemon and Baucis (Ovid, Metamorphoses 8)
  • Jacqueline Fabre-Serris
  • Ovid, Metamorphoses 1.416-51 : noua monstra and the foedera naturae
  • Damien Nelis
  • Latrator Anubis : alien divinities in Augustan Rome, and how to tame monsters through aetiology
  • Gianpiero Rosati
  • Philip Hardie
  • Ordering wonderland : Ovid's Pythagoras and the Augustan vision
  • Mary Beagon
  • Delusions of grandeur : Lucretian 'passages' in Livy
  • Andrew Feldherr
  • The strange art of the sententious declaimer
  • Joy Connolly
  • Horace's Ars poetica and the marvellous
  • Mario Citroni
  • Where the wild things are : locating marvellous in Augustan wall painting
  • Verity Platt
  • Against nature? Some Augustan responses to man-made marvels
  • Rebecca Armstrong
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 388 p.
Isbn
9780199231249
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008943925
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316430202
  • (OCoLC)ocn316430202
Label
Paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture, edited by Philip Hardie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [350]-379) and indexes
Contents
  • Virgil : a paradoxical poet?
  • Philip Hardie
  • The question of the marvellous in the Georgics of Virgil
  • Alain Deremetz
  • In search of the lost Hercules : strategies of the fantastic in the Aeneid
  • Mario Labate
  • Thaumatographia, or 'what is the theme?'
  • Jürgen Paul Schwindt
  • Phaethon and the monsters
  • Alessandro Barchiesi
  • Introduction : paradox and the marvellous in Augustan literature and culture
  • Prodigiosa mendacia uatum : responses to the marvellous in Ovid's narrative of Perseus (Metamorphoses 4-5)
  • Florence Klein
  • Encountering the fantastic : expectations, forms of communication, reactions
  • Marco Fucecchi
  • Constructing a narrative of mira deum : the story of Philemon and Baucis (Ovid, Metamorphoses 8)
  • Jacqueline Fabre-Serris
  • Ovid, Metamorphoses 1.416-51 : noua monstra and the foedera naturae
  • Damien Nelis
  • Latrator Anubis : alien divinities in Augustan Rome, and how to tame monsters through aetiology
  • Gianpiero Rosati
  • Philip Hardie
  • Ordering wonderland : Ovid's Pythagoras and the Augustan vision
  • Mary Beagon
  • Delusions of grandeur : Lucretian 'passages' in Livy
  • Andrew Feldherr
  • The strange art of the sententious declaimer
  • Joy Connolly
  • Horace's Ars poetica and the marvellous
  • Mario Citroni
  • Where the wild things are : locating marvellous in Augustan wall painting
  • Verity Platt
  • Against nature? Some Augustan responses to man-made marvels
  • Rebecca Armstrong
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 388 p.
Isbn
9780199231249
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008943925
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316430202
  • (OCoLC)ocn316430202

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