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The Greek and the Roman novel : parallel readings, edited by Michael Paschalis [and others]

Label
The Greek and the Roman novel : parallel readings
Title
The Greek and the Roman novel
Title remainder
parallel readings
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Paschalis [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ancient Narrative Supplementum 8 is the first volume to be dedicated entirely to parallel readings of the Greek and the Roman novel. As a rule, publications taking a comprehensive look at the ancient novel treat the Greek and the Roman novels independently of each other, or at most discuss standard thematic categories. It is intriguing that a sharp distinction between the Greek and the Latin novels should have ever existed and that it should be tacitly maintained at the present time. Of the three surviving Latin novels, Apuleius' Metamorphoses has a Greek model, Petronius' Satyrica bears disti
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paschalis, Michael
  • Rethymnon International Conference on the Ancient Novel
Series statement
Ancient narrative. Supplementum,
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classical fiction
  • HISTORY
  • Classical fiction
  • Romans
  • Grieks
  • Latijn
  • Parallellisme (letterkunde)
Label
The Greek and the Roman novel : parallel readings, edited by Michael Paschalis [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 General; The Coming of Age and Political Accommodation in the Greco-Roman Novels; Narratives of Failure; Magic in the Ancient Novel; Posthumous Parleys: Chatting Up the Dead in the Ancient Novels; The Greek and the Latin Alexander Romance: Comparative Readings; 2 Petronius and Others; Kleitophon and Encolpius: Achilleus Tatius as Hidden Author; Links between Antonius Diogenes and Petronius; A Lengthy Sentence: Judging the Prolixity of the Novels; The True Nature of the Satyricon?; 3 Apuleius and Others
  • Who Knows What? The Access to Knowledge in Ancient Novels: the Strange Cases of Chariton and ApuleiusTransforming the Genre: Apuleius' Metamorphoses; Parallel Cults? Religion and Narrative in Apuleius' Metamorphoses and Some Greek Novels; Wonders Beyond Athens: Reading the 'Phaedra' Stories in Apuleius and Heliodoros; Leering for the Plot: Visual Curiosity in Apuleius and Others; Apuleius, the Onos, and Rome; Aesop, the 'Onos', The Golden Ass, and a Hidden Treasure; Abstracts; List of Contributors; Indices
Control code
ocn608069787
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 307 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789491431432
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt899q83
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608069787
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The Greek and the Roman novel : parallel readings, edited by Michael Paschalis [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 General; The Coming of Age and Political Accommodation in the Greco-Roman Novels; Narratives of Failure; Magic in the Ancient Novel; Posthumous Parleys: Chatting Up the Dead in the Ancient Novels; The Greek and the Latin Alexander Romance: Comparative Readings; 2 Petronius and Others; Kleitophon and Encolpius: Achilleus Tatius as Hidden Author; Links between Antonius Diogenes and Petronius; A Lengthy Sentence: Judging the Prolixity of the Novels; The True Nature of the Satyricon?; 3 Apuleius and Others
  • Who Knows What? The Access to Knowledge in Ancient Novels: the Strange Cases of Chariton and ApuleiusTransforming the Genre: Apuleius' Metamorphoses; Parallel Cults? Religion and Narrative in Apuleius' Metamorphoses and Some Greek Novels; Wonders Beyond Athens: Reading the 'Phaedra' Stories in Apuleius and Heliodoros; Leering for the Plot: Visual Curiosity in Apuleius and Others; Apuleius, the Onos, and Rome; Aesop, the 'Onos', The Golden Ass, and a Hidden Treasure; Abstracts; List of Contributors; Indices
Control code
ocn608069787
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 307 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789491431432
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt899q83
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608069787
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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