Nonnus of Panopolis in Context PDF ePub eBook

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Nonnus of Panopolis in Context free pdf 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.

About Konstantinos Spanoudakis

K. Spanoudakis,University of Crete, Rethymno, Crete, Greece.

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Author : Konstantinos Spanoudakis
Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
Data Published : 14 April 2014
ISBN : 3110339374
EAN : 9783110339376
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 564 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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