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Beyond Greek

The Beginnings of Latin Literature

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674055230

Publication Date: 01/04/2016


400 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1. Translation: Languages, Scripts, Texts
  • 2. The Roman Translation Project
  • 3. The Interface between Latin and Greek
  • 4. Middle Grounds, Zones of Contact
  • 5. A Stage for an Imperial Power
  • 6. A Literature in the Latin Language
  • 7. The Impact and Reach of the New Literature
  • 8. Acts of Comparison
  • Conclusion: Joining the Network
  • Notes
  • References
  • Indexes

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