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Author Sammons, Benjamin

Title The art and rhetoric of the Homeric catalogue / Benjamin Sammons

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  PA4037 .S25 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 233 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents Two paradigmatic catalogues. Dione's catalogue (il. 5.384-404) -- Calypso's catalogue (od. 5.118-36) -- Two catalogues of women. Zeus's catalogue of lovers (il. 14.315-28) -- The catalogue of women in the Nekyia (od. 11.235-327) -- Two catalogues of objects. Priam's ransom (il. 24.228-37) -- Agamemnon's catalogue of gifts (il. 9.120-57) -- The Iliadic catalogue of ships (il. 2.484-760) -- Three catalogues of suitors (od. passim)
LC subject Homer -- Criticism and interpretation
Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism
ISBN 9780195375688 (alk. paper)
0195375688 (alk. paper)