Poetry and Politics in the Age of Augustus
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Anthony John Woodman, Tony J. Woodman, David West, Professor of Latin David West
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984-04-26 - Publisher: CUP Archive

Books about Poetry and Politics in the Age of Augustus
Jonson, Shakespeare and Early Modern Virgil
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Margaret Tudeau-Clayton
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Examines how Virgil is represented in early modern England, particularly in Jonson's and Shakespeare's writings.
Bell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity: Also, of the Images and Idols Adored in the Pagan World; Together with Their Temples, Priests, Altars, Oracles, Fasts, Festivals, Games, &c. As Well as Descriptions of Their Figures, Representations, and Symbols, Collected from Statues, Pictures, Coins, and Other Remains of the Ancients. The Whole Designed to Facilitate the Study of Mythology, History, Poetry, Painting, Statuary, Medals, &c. &c. And Compiled from the Best Authorities. Richly Embellished with Characteristic Prints. In Two Volumes. Vol. 1. [- 2.]
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: Margaret Tudeau-Clayton
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1790 - Publisher:

Books about Bell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity: Also, of the Images and Idols Adored in the Pagan World; Together with Their Temples, Priests, Altars, Oracles, Fasts, Festivals, Games, &c. As Well as Descriptions of Their Figures, Representations, and Symbols,
Bell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes, and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: John Bell
Categories: Classical dictionaries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1790 - Publisher:

Books about Bell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes, and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity
Communication, Love, and Death in Homer and Virgil
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Stephen Ridd
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-24 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey and Virgil’s Aeneid are three of the most important—and influential—works of Western classical literature. Although they differ in subject matter and authorship, these epic poems share a common purpose: to tell the “deeds both of men and of the gods.” Written in an accessible style and