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The Poet Lucan

Studies in Rhetorical Epic

The Poet Lucan( )
Author: Morford, M. P. O.
Publication Date:Jan 1998
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Imprint:Bristol Classical Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $41.99
Book Description:

This work considers the rules of ancient rhetoric as learned by Lucan and applied in his epic. Four themes common to poetry and to the declamatory schools (tyranny, storms, the occult and dreams) are closely analyzed in relation to the poem, and the poem is set in the context of the Neronian age.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Ancient & Classical
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.97 x 21.59 x 0.559 cm
Book Weight:0.136 Kilograms

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