Leaving words to remember Greek mourning and the advent of literacy /

This volume examines the influence of literacy on the development of different genres of mourning in ancient Greece. It reveals the non-linear development of Greek literacy and offers insight into the ongoing influence of lament in diverse poetic genres.

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Main Author: Derderian, Katharine, 1970-
Format: EBOOK
Language:English
Ancient Greek
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2001.
Series:Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum ; 209.
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Online Access:Go to eBook
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Summary:This volume examines the influence of literacy on the development of different genres of mourning in ancient Greece. It reveals the non-linear development of Greek literacy and offers insight into the ongoing influence of lament in diverse poetic genres.
Physical Description:1 online resource (vi, 206 p.)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:1417590785 (electronic bk.)
9781417590780 (electronic bk.)
9047400453
9789047400455