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Author Whitmarsh, Tim

Title Narrative and identity in the ancient Greek novel : returning romance / by Tim Whitmarsh

Publ Info Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PA3267 .W55 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  PA3267 .W55 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 299 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Greek culture in the Roman world
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-294) and index
Contents Introduction -- Part I. Returning Romance; 1. First romances: Chariton and Xenophon; 2. Transforming romance: Achilles Tatius and Longus; 3. Hellenism at the edge: Heliodorus -- Part II. Narrative and Identity: 4. Pothos; 5. Telos; 6. Limen -- Conclusion -- Appendix: the extant romances and the larger fragments
LC subject Greek fiction -- History and criticism
Narration (Rhetoric) -- History -- To 1500
ISBN 9780521823913 (hardback)
0521823919 (hardback)