Virgil as Orpheus : a study of the Georgics / M. Owen Lee

Author(s): Lee, M. Owen, 1930-
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Subjects: Georgica
Didactic poetry, Latin--History and criticism
Orpheus (Greek mythology) in literature
Agriculture in literature
Rome--In literature
Virgil Georgica
Virgil. Georgica
Virgil--Knowledge--Mythology
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Albany : State University of New York Press, c1996
Series: SUNY series in classical studies
LC Classification: P, PA
Physical Description: xiv, 171 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgment
I. Orpheus and Aristaeus 1
II. Virgil and Octavian 19
III. Virgil's Sources 29
IV. Virgil's Sounds 43
V. Book 1: The Land 51
VI. Book 2: Trees and Vines 67
VII. Book 3: Animals 79
VIII. Book 4: Bees 91
IX. The Epyllion 101
X. The Sphragis 127
Notes 141
Select Bibliography 161
Index of Names 167
Notes: LCCN: 95007687 //r96
ISBN: 0791427838 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0791427846 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-165) and index
OCLC Number: 32167941
ISBN/ISSN: 0791427838
0791427846