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Hellenic Studies Series 14

Homeric Conversation

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$19.95 • £17.95 • €18.95

ISBN 9780674019621

Publication Date: 02/28/2006


5-1/2 x 9 inches

4 tables

Center for Hellenic Studies > Hellenic Studies Series

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  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Part I. One-on-one Conversations
    • 1. Odyssey
    • 2. Odysseus and Penelope
    • 3. Iliad
  • Part II. Single Speeches and Group Conversations
    • 4. Single Speeches and Variations on the Battlefield
    • 5. Group Contexts I: Assemblies
    • 6. Group Contexts II—Athletic Games, Laments
  • Conclusions
  • Appendices
    • I. Breakdown of Direct Speeches in the Iliad and the Odyssey by Turn Type and by Type of Speech Introductory Formula
    • II. All Participles that Appear in Reply Formulas of the Type
    • III. Full-verse Context-specific Introductory Formulas
    • IV. Full-verse Speech Concluding Formulas
  • Bibliography
  • Index Locorum
  • Index of Names and Subjects

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