A Companion to Greek Literature (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World)


A spouse to Greek Literature provides a finished advent to the wide variety of texts and literary kinds produced within the Greek language over the process a millennium starting from the sixth century BCE as much as the early years of the Byzantine Empire.

• good points contributions from quite a lot of proven specialists and rising students of Greek literature
• deals entire insurance of the numerous genres and literary kinds produced by way of the traditional Greeks--including epic and lyric poetry, oratory, historiography, biography, philosophy, the radical, and technical literature
• comprises readings that tackle the creation and transmission of old Greek texts, ancient reception, person authors, and lots more and plenty extra
• Explores the topic of historic Greek literature in cutting edge methods

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