Literary Medieval Criticism

A Companion to the Classical Tradition (Blackwell Companions by Craig W. Kallendorf

By Craig W. Kallendorf

A spouse to the Classical Tradition comprises the urgent desire for an up to date advent and evaluation of the starting to be box of reception reports.

  • A entire creation and evaluate of the classical culture - the translation of classical texts in later centuries
  • Comprises 26 newly commissioned essays from a global crew of experts
  • Divided into 3 sections: a chronological survey, a geographical survey, and a piece illustrating the connections among the classical culture and modern theory

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