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Collected ancient Greek novels

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek fiction -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by B.P. Reardon.
    ContributionsReardon, Bryan P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3632 .C65 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 827 p. ;
    Number of Pages827
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2044184M
    ISBN 100520043030
    LC Control Number88021093


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A merit of this anthology was that it collected so much Ancient Greek fiction in one place. Still, missing from it were novels/stories outside the genre of romance, such as an excerpt from The Hunters of Euboea by Dio Chrysostom (s AD), in which a /5(9).

Collected Ancient Greek Novels book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Prose fiction, although not always associated with c /5. About the Book. Prose fiction, although not always associated with classical antiquity, did in fact flourish in the early Roman Empire, not only in realistic Latin novels but also and indeed principally in the Greek ideal romance of love and adventure to which they are related.

Prose fiction, although not always associated with classical antiquity, did in fact flourish in the early Roman Empire, not only in realistic Latin novels but also and indeed principally in the Greek ideal romance of love and adventure to which they are related.

Popular in the Renaissance, these stories have been less familiar in later centuries.5/5(1). Buy a cheap copy of Collected Ancient Greek Novels book. Prose fiction, although not always associated with classical antiquity, did in fact flourish in the early Roman Empire, not only in realistic Latin novels but also Free shipping over $/5(5).

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Collected ancient Greek novels. [Bryan P Reardon;] -- Prose fiction, although not always associated with classical antiquity, did in fact flourish in the early Roman Empire, not only in realistic Latin novels but also and indeed principally in the Greek.

This book contained 19 Ancient Greek works, mainly in the genre of romance. They couldn’t be dated with certainty but were thought to range from roughly the 0s BC to the ss AD. Although the title of the collection said “novels,” the term could have been defined more clearly/5. “This is the first collection in English of the various Greek novels.

These collected translations, together with the scholarly introductions, form a most eloquent invitation to join the increasing group of students of the ancient Greek novels, and will be an indispensable tool for students as well as teachers.”—Mnemosyne.

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Reardon. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(5). Five ancient Greek novels survive complete from antiquity: Chariton's Callirhoe (mid-1st century), Achilles Tatius' Leucippe and Clitophon (early-2nd century), Longus' Daphnis and Chloe (2nd century), Xenophon of Ephesus' Ephesian Tale (late-2nd century), and Heliodorus of Emesa's Aethiopica (third century).

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Collected Ancient Greek Novels 作者: Reardon, B.P. 编 出版社: University of California Press 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: Collected Ancient Greek Novels.

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Previously translated into English by Warren E. Blake (as Chariton's Chaereas and Callirhoe, ) and by Bryan Reardon (in Collected Ancient Greek Novels, ) Goold dates the book roughly in the range 25 BC to 50 AD - Return to top of the page.

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Translations of the Greek stories were not readily available in English before B.P. Reardon's first appeared in Nine complete stories are included here as well as ten others, encompassing the whole range of classical themes: romance, travel.

I enjoyed J. Morgan's translation of Heliodorus in Collected Ancient Greek Novels, so it looks like the project is in good hands. 3 DanMatpm. Apollonius of Tyre is the subject of an ancient short novella, popular in the Middle Ages. Existing in numerous forms in many languages, the text is thought to be translated from an ancient Greek manuscript, now lost.

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