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The Resource A companion to classical receptions, edited by Lorna Hardwick and Christopher Stray, (electronic book)

A companion to classical receptions, edited by Lorna Hardwick and Christopher Stray, (electronic book)

Label
A companion to classical receptions
Title
A companion to classical receptions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lorna Hardwick and Christopher Stray
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examining the profusion of ways in which the arts, culture, and thought of Greece and Rome have been transmitted, interpreted, adapted and used, A Companion to Classical Receptions explores the impact of this phenomenon on both ancient and later societies. Provides a comprehensive introduction and overview of classical reception - the interpretation of classical art, culture, and thought in later centuries, and the fastest growing area in classics Brings together 34 essays by an international group of contributors focused on ancient and modern reception concepts and practices Combines close readings of key receptions with wider contextualization and discussion Explores the impact of Greek and Roman culture worldwide, including crucial new areas in Arabic literature, South African drama, the history of photography, and contemporary ethics."
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Hardwick, Lorna
  • Stray, Christopher
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world
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Classical literature
Label
A companion to classical receptions, edited by Lorna Hardwick and Christopher Stray, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
cis11287458
Dimensions
26 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 538 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781444339222
Lccn
2007022246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A companion to classical receptions, edited by Lorna Hardwick and Christopher Stray, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
cis11287458
Dimensions
26 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 538 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781444339222
Lccn
2007022246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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