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Culture in pieces : essays on ancient texts in honour of Peter Parsons / edited by Dirk Obbink and Richard Rutherford
Alternate Title Essays on ancient texts in honour of Peter Parsons
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011
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 4th Floor  PA26.P37 C85 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Literature, Ancient -- Congresses
Manuscripts (Papyri) -- Congresses
Civilization, Ancient -- Congresses
Classical philology -- Congresses
Classical literature -- Manuscripts -- Congresses
Subject Parsons, P. J. -- Bibliography
Physical Description xvii, 342 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Note "This volume originated in a conference with the same title which the editors organized in Christ Church, Oxford, between 20 and 23 September 2006 in honour of Professor Peter Parson's seventieth birthday, which fell on 24 September."--Preface
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Bibliography of Peter Parsons: p. [323]-333
Contents Vanishing conjecture: the recovery of lost books from Aristotle to Eco / Dirk Obbink -- Pindar as a man of letters / Martin West -- The papyri of Herodotus / Stephanie R. West -- The use and abuse of irony / Richard Rutherford -- Greek letters in Hellenistic Bactria / Adrian Hollis -- Menander and his rivals: new light from the Comic Adespota? / Heinz-G√ľnther Nesselrath -- The rediscovery of Menander / Eric Handley -- "My daughter and her dowry": Smikrines in Menander's Epitrepontes / Colin Austin -- More facts from fragments? / Annette Harder -- Remapping the Mediterranean: the Argo adventure in Apollonius and Callimachus / Susan Stephens -- Theudotus of Lipara (Callimachus, fr. 93 Pf.) / Giulio Massimilla -- The reputation of Callimachus / Richard Hunter -- Telling tales: Ovid's Metamorphoses and Callimachus / Gregory Hutchinson -- On ancient prose rhythm: the story of the dichoreus / Michael Winterbottom -- Alexander of Aphrodisias, De prouidentia: Greek fragments and Arabic versions / Christopher Riedweg -- Missing pages: papyrology, genre, and the Greek novel / Albert Henrichs
Alternate Author Parsons, P. J
Obbink, Dirk
Rutherford, R. B

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