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A commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus" Argonautica

by Paul Murgatroyd

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Valerius Flaccus, Gaius, -- 1st cent,
  • Argonauts (Greek mythology) in literature,
  • Epic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism,
  • Jason (Greek mythology) in literature,
  • Medea (Greek mythology) in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Paul Murgatroyd.
    SeriesMnemosyne supplements : monographs on Greek and Roman language and literature -- 133
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6791.V5 M87 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23170621M
    ISBN 109789004175617
    LC Control Number2009008452

    Valerius Flaccus - Argonautica, Book 7: Edited With Introduction, Translation, and Commentary, Hardcover by Davis, P. J., ISBN , ISBN Seller Rating: % positive. Valerius Flaccus | Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica is one of the most significant surviving works of Flavian epic, which has recently become much more popular as a field of study and teaching in Latin literature. This is the first commentary in English directly tailored to the needs of graduate and advanced undergraduate students.

    A.J. Kleywegt has produced a comprehensive philological commentary on the first book of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica; this deeply learned work will be a most welcome and indeed essential tool for readers trying to puzzle out Valerius' meaning. It is the product of a comprehensive command of the critical tradition on the text from the. In thirteen years since the publication of the first commentary on an individual book of the Argonautica (Book 4), 1 readers of Flavian epic have welcomed a series of companions to other books of Valerius Flaccus’ poem. As interest in this period has surged in the late 90’s, three commentaries on book 6 have seen the light: Fucecchi’s saggio di commento on the last part .

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A commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus" Argonautica by Paul Murgatroyd Download PDF EPUB FB2

A text (with apparatus criticus), translation, and commentary, with introduction, of the first book of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, an unfinished Roman epic extending to eight books and several thousand lines, written in the Flavian period ( CE).The commentary addresses both textual and semantic matters and broader questions of stylistics, poetics, thematics, and cultural : Hardcover.

A Commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica by Paul Murgatroyd,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Paul Murgatroyd. A Commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus’ Argonautica Paul Murgatroyd This volume consists of an introduction, the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, commentary, bibliography and.

This volume consists of an introduction, the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' "Argonautica," commentary, bibliography and index. However, it is not a standard philological commentary.

Although it contains textual criticism (but only where meaning and appreciation are substantially affected) and explanation of sense and references (a vital Cited by: 3.

Get this from a library. A commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica. [Paul Murgatroyd; Gaius Valerius Flaccus] -- "This volume consists of an introduction, the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, commentary, bibliography and index. However, it is not a standard philological commentary.

Although it. This commentary examines the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' ""Argonautica,"" and explicates sense and references, but above all, it provides a critical appreciation of the poetry, with a focus on wit, humor, elegance, subtlety, narrative skill and creative engagement with forerunners.

Commentary In: A Commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica. Author: P. Murgatroyd. Page Count: 31– DOI: A Commentary on Book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica Series: Mnemosyne, Supplements, Volume: ; E-Book ISBN. This volume consists of an introduction, the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, commentary, bibliography and r, it is not a standard philological commentary.

Although it contains textual criticism (but only where meaning and appreciation are substantially affected) and explanation of sense and references (a vital basis for critical Cited by: 3. This volume consists of an introduction, the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus' This volume consists of an introduction, the text of book 4 of Valerius Flaccus'Argonautica Argonautica, commentary, bibliography and index.

However, it is not a standard philological commentary. This work provides a full commentary on the first book of Valerius Flaccus' "Argonautica," an epic which has received increased attention in the last few decades, as may be seen from two recent editions ( and ).

Its first aim is to clarify the text, which is sometimes rather difficult and, in places, still not established with certainty. From toA. Kleywegt (henceforth ‘K.’) published a valuable series of articles, five in all, devoted to textual criticism and exegesis of Book 1 of Valerius Flaccus’ Argonautica.

1 In the first of these, K. declared that they were to pave the way for an eventual commentary on the same book.

Almost two decades later, the commentary has appeared, the third on the Roman. A text (with apparatus criticus), translation, and commentary, with introduction, of the first book of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, an unfinished Roman epic extending to eight books and several thousand lines, written in the Flavian period ( CE).

The commentary addresses both textual and semantic matters and broader questions of stylistics, poetics, thematics, and cultural context. The Roman writer Gaius Valerius Flaccus (d.

90 CE) composed what would have been Antiquity's longest and most thorough poem on Jason's journey, had he lived to complete his twelve-book us completed five books and part of a sixth, drawing on Apollonius and a plethora of ancient sources, many of which are now lost or known only by fragments.

Mnemosyne supplements have been devoted to Argonautica 1, 5 and 6: now Paul Murgatroyd adds to the collection with Argonautica 4.

Those suffering from commentary-fatigue as far as Valerius Flaccus is concerned will be happy to note that this fills a genuine gap in the market, for Matthias Korn's () volume in the Olms Spudasmata series.

Synopsis This work offers a full philological and literary commentary of the turbulent Book VI of the "Argonautica", written by Valerius Flaccus, Latin poet of the first century AD.

The Silver Latin poet's peculiar phraseology and choice of words is highlighted. Where possible the poem is Author: Henri J. Wijsman. Valerius Flaccus Argonautica Book II: A Commentary, Book 2. Harm Marien Poortvliet Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica, Book VI: A Commentary Henri J.

Wijsman VII: A Commentary Johannes Jacobus Louis Smolenaars Limited preview - Bibliographic information. Title: C. Valerius Flaccus Argonautica Book II: A Commentary, Book 2: Author.

Valerius Flaccus, Gaius, Latin poet who flourished in the period ca. CE, composed in smooth and sometimes obscure style an incomplete epic "Argonautica" in eight books, on the Quest for the Golden Fleece/5.

GAIVS VALERIVS FLACCVS (died c. 90 A.D.) ARGONAVTICA. Liber Primus: Liber Secundus: Liber Tertius: Liber Quartus: Liber Quintus: Liber Sextus. Valerius Flaccus: Argonautica, Book 7 Edited with Introduction, Translation, and Commentary P.

Davis Oxford Commentaries on Flavian Poetry. The first commentary on Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica, Book 7 in English, taking account of not only Anglophone, but also French, German, and Italian scholarship Presents a new and detailed interpretation of a key moment in the.

The book contains a commentary on Book V of the "Argonautica" of Valerius Flaccus, paying attention to linguistic, philological and literary aspects. Line by line the words and phrases chosen, sources used and literary models are treated. Biography. Gaius Valerius Flaccus Setinus Balbus is an extremely shadowy figure.

We know practically nothing about his life and career except that he composed but never finished an epic poem in eight books, the Argonautica, at some point during the Flavian period (69–96 CE).

Poortvliet contains a good discussion of the unfinished nature of the text, while Schetter. Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica is one of the most significant surviving works of Flavian epic, which has recently become much more popular as a field of study and teaching in Latin literature.

This is the first commentary in English directly tailored to the needs of graduate and advanced undergraduate students.Valerius Flaccus - Argonautica, Book 7: Edited With Introduction, Translation, and Commentary, Hardcover by Davis, P. J., ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US The story of Jason and the Argonauts is one of the best known of ancient Greek myths and has captivated people for over two and a half thousand Rating: % positive.