The Genealogy Of The Ancient Greek Novel
de Tim (E.P. Warren Praelector And Tutorial Fellow In Grek, Corpus Christi College, Oxford) Whitmarsh
Sobre o livro
Where does the Greek novel come from? This book argues that whereas much of Greek literature was committed to a form of cultural purism, presenting itself as part of a continuous tradition reaching back to Homer, the novel revelled in its hybridisation with Persian, Egyptian and Jewish culture.