Allusion, Authority, and Truth: Critical Perspectives on by Phillip Mitsis,Christos C. Tsagalis,Christos Tsagalis

By Phillip Mitsis,Christos C. Tsagalis,Christos Tsagalis

The prior few a long time have visible the improvement of latest severe equipment with which the poetic and rhetorical dimensions of historical Greek texts might be evaluated. during this quantity, a world team of exotic students comes jointly to check how a variety of old texts in numerous genres have been in a position to assert their authority and claims to fact, frequently alluding to each other in sophisticated methods as they tried to venture their very own superiority. a chain of illuminating new readings is out there of either specific passages and full works within the mild of those new severe advances.

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