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Revealing Antiquity #2: Unruly Eloquence: Lucian and the Comedy of Traditions

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1988 Thomas J. Wilson Memorial Prize, Harvard University Press

Synopsis:

Branham expounds with sophistication and subtlety the essential ingredients of Lucian's satirical humor. He makes frequent reference to its importance for comic theory and literary history.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674734104
Author:
Branham, Bracht
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
General History
Subject:
LITERARY CRITICISM / Ancient & Classical
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Series:
Revealing Antiquity
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19890231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » World History » Ancient Near East
History and Social Science » World History » General
Humanities » Literary Criticism » General

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"Synopsis" by , Branham expounds with sophistication and subtlety the essential ingredients of Lucian's satirical humor. He makes frequent reference to its importance for comic theory and literary history.
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