More than Homer Knew – Studies on Homer and his Ancient Commentators

Antonios Rengakos (Editor), P. J. Finglass (Editor), Bernhard Zimmermann (Editor)

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Abstract

This book contains a collection of twenty-one essays in honour of Professor Franco Montanari by eminent specialists on Homer, ancient Homeric scholarship, and the reception of the Homeric Epics in both ancient and modern times. It covers a wide range of important subjects, including neoanalysis and oral poetry, the Doloneia, the Homeric scholia, the theoretical premises of Aristarchean scholarship, and Homer in Sappho, Pindar, Comedy, Plato, and Hellenistic Poetry. As a whole, the contributions demonstrate the vitality of modern scholarship on Homeric poetry.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBerlin and Boston
PublisherWalter de Gruyter GmbH
Number of pages538
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-11-069591-5, 978-3-11-069582-3
ISBN (Print)978-3-11-069358-4
Publication statusPublished - 6 Apr 2020

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