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Author Tress, Heather van, 1966-

Title Poetic memory : allusion in the poetry of Callimachus and the Metamorphoses of Ovid / by Heather Van Tress
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 218 pages)
Series Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum, 0169-8958 ; 258
Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum ; 258. 0169-8958
Contents Acknowledgements; Chapter One. Callimachus, Ovid, and Allusion; Chapter Two. A Well-Defined Scope: Lexical Integrative and Reflective Allusions in the Prologue of Callimachus' Aetia and the Proem of Ovid's Metamorphoses; Chapter Three. Broadening the Scope: Marking the Allusion and Reiterative Integrative and Reflective Allusion; Chapter Four. Variation of the Trope: Reflective and Integrative Allusion and Authorization within Callimachus' Hymn to Delos and Ovid's Book 6 of the Metamorphoses; Chapter Five. Boundaries of Genre? Allusion and Genre; Chapter Six. Conclusion; Bibliography
Summary This study of Callimachus' and Ovid's allusive practice offers a unique view of the application of one theory of allusion (based upon that of Conte, but subsequently expanded upon) to a Greek and Latin poet
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-206) and indexes
Notes 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. MiAaHDL
In English; includes Latin and Ancient Greek with English translation
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Subject Callimachus -- Appreciation -- Rome.
Callimachus -- Influence.
Callimachus -- Knowledge -- Literature
Callimachus -- Technique.
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses.
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. -- Knowledge -- Literature
Allusions in literature.
Fables, Latin -- History and criticism.
Metamorphosis in literature.
Mythology, Classical, in literature.
Rhetoric, Ancient.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004057554
ISBN 1280867922
9047406621 (electronic bk.)
9789047406624 (electronic bk.)