• Greek Historians


    pocket, 2001, Engelska, ISBN 9780199225019

    This survey of recent work on Herodotus, Thucydides, and Polybius focuses on new developments in the study of Greek historiography and synthesises some of the most important

  • Epigram

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    pocket, 2010, Engelska, ISBN 9780521145701

    This is an introduction to the ancient genre of epigram, short poems literally written or inscribed 'on' an object or figuratively 'on' a topic. The authors set out what epigram

  • Reception Studies


    pocket, 2003, Engelska, ISBN 9780198528654

    The texts, images and events of the ancient world have been used both as sources of authority and exploitation in politics, culture and society and as icons of resistance and

  • Virgil


    pocket, 1998, Engelska, ISBN 9780199223428

    In this volume Philip Hardie provides an introduction to Virgil's three major works, a survey of changing critical approaches to the poems during the twentieth century, and a

  • Early Greek Hexameter Poetry

    pocket, 2016, Engelska, ISBN 9781316608883

    This is the first book to give an introduction to all genres of early Greek hexameter poetry; not only heroic legend and the origins of the gods, but also wisdom literature,

  • Comedy


    pocket, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780521706094

    Comedy is the classical world's most resilient and durable theatrical tradition. This volume offers a concise, accessible guide to the study of Greek and Roman comedy in light of

  • Roman Oratory


    pocket, 2006, Engelska, ISBN 9780521687225

    Recent scholarship has emphasised that ancient oratory was primarily a performance art. At Rome during the Republican period, public speaking was one of the most important ways in

  • The Second Sophistic


    pocket, 2005, Engelska, ISBN 9780198568810

    The 'Second Sophistic' is arguably the fastest-growing area in contemporary classical scholarship. This short, accessible account explores the various ways in which modern

  • Homer


    pocket, 2013, Engelska, ISBN 9781107670167

    This is a revised and updated version of the survey on Homer which the author originally published in 1996. It provides a wide variety of readers with a clear and detailed

  • The Invention of Prose


    pocket, 2002, Engelska, ISBN 9780198525233

    This is the first general study of the earliest writers of Greek prose for students and teachers alike. Looking at history, medicine, science, philosophy and rhetoric, it asks why