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Title Nonnus of Panopolis in Context
Published [Place of publication not identified] : De Gruyter, 2014
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Summary Nonnus, a 5th-century poet from Panopolis (Egypt), composed the Dionysiaca, a mythological epic in 48 books, as well as a paraphrase of the Gospel of St John. He has long been a neglected and misrepresented figure. These 24 essays by an international team of experts place the poet in his time's educational, philosophical, religious and cultural context. The book inaugurates a new era of research for Nonnus and Late Antique poetics on the whole
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Genre/Form Literary Criticism; Ancient
Form Electronic book
Author TBX, distributor
TotalBoox, distributor
ISBN 3110368110
9783110368116 (electronic bk.)