A New Companion to Homer (Brill's Paperback Collection)

This quantity is the 1st English-language survey of Homeric experiences to seem for greater than a new release, and the 1st such paintings to try to hide all fields comprehensively. Thirty major students from Europe and the United States supply brief, authoritative overviews of the nation of information and present controversies within the many professional divisions in Homeric stories. The chapters pay equivalent cognizance to literary, mythological, linguistic, ancient, and archaeological themes, starting from such normal difficulties because the "Homeric query" to more moderen concerns just like the relevance of narratology and computer-assisted quantification. the gathering, the 3rd booklet in Brill's guide sequence, "The Classical Tradition," could be worthy at each point of research - from the overall pupil of literature to the Homeric professional looking a normal realizing of the newest advancements around the complete diversity of Homeric scholarship. initially released in hardcover

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