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Parthenius of Nicaea
Language: en
Pages: 607
Authors: Partenio de Nicea, Parthenius of Nicaea, Parthenius (of Nicaea), Jane Lightfoot
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This is the first study of all the extant remains of the important Hellenistic poet and mythographer, Parthenius of Nicaea, reputed to have been Virgil's tutor in Greek and a major literary figure in his own right. A new edition of his poetic fragments, it presents the first commentary on
The Complete Works of Parthenius of Nicaea. Love Romances. Illustrated
Language: en
Authors: Parthenius of Nicaea
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-28 - Publisher: Strelbytskyy Multimedia Publishing

Parthenius was a writer of elegies, especially dirges, and of short epic poems. Erotica Pathemata is a collection of thirty-six epitomes of love-stories, all of which have tragic or sentimental endings, taken from histories and historicised fictions as well as poetry. In Parthenius' own time, he was not famous for
Delphi Complete Works of Parthenius (Illustrated)
Language: en
Pages: 457
Authors: Parthenius of Nicaea
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-13 - Publisher: Delphi Classics

The tutor of the epic poet Virgil, Parthenius of Nicaea was a Greek grammarian and poet that flourished in the first century AD. Regarded as the last of the Alexandrians, Parthenius was a writer of elegies and short epic poems. His sole surviving work, ‘Love Romances’, is a collection of
Augustan Papers
Language: en
Pages: 454
Authors: Cristina Pimentel, Ana Maria Lóio, Nuno Simoes Rodrigues, Rodrigo Furtado
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-31 - Publisher: Georg Olms Verlag

Der vorliegende Band markiert den zweitausendsten Todestag des princeps mit einer Reihe von Studien, die neue Zugänge zum römischen Herrscher Augustus und seiner Regentschaft bieten. Die thematisch weit gefächerten Beiträge fokussieren zentrale Themen der Augustusforschung aus der Sicht des 21. Jahrhunderts. Der Band bietet Studien aus archäologischer, philologischer und althistorischer
Early Greek Mythography: Texts
Language: en
Pages: 459
Authors: Robert Louis Fowler, Quintus Horatius Flaccus
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This volume collects together the scattered quotations of the Greek writers of the sixth to the fourth centuries BC who first recorded in prose the tales of Greek mythology (the "mythographers"). Volume 1 is an edition of the texts; Volume 2, which provides the commentary, will follow in a couple