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Martin Classical Lectures #0030: Homer and the Nibelungenlied: Comparative Studies in Epic Style

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Table of Contents

Preface

Note on Texts

I. HOMER

Introduction

Iliad 11
Excursus: The Adrestos Incident

Iliad 12

Iliad 13

II. THE NIBELUNGENLIED

Introduction

Symmetry

Correlation

Ring Composition

Prolepsis in Accumulation

III. OTHER TEXTS

Chanson de Roland and Rolandslied

Beyond the Epic

CONCLUSION

Notes

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674406087
Author:
Fenik, Bernard
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Location:
Cambridge, Mass. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Literature, comparative
Subject:
Epic poetry
Subject:
Literature, Comparative -- German and Greek.
Subject:
Nibelungenlied.
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Ancient & Classical
Subject:
Epic poetry -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Homer - Literary style
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 177-203.
Series:
Martin Classical Lectures
Series Volume:
0030
Publication Date:
19860402
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
230
Dimensions:
9.64x6.45x.87 in. 1.17 lbs.

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