HARVARD STUDIES IN CLASSICAL PHILOLOGY
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Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 79

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$41.00 • £32.95 • €37.00

ISBN 9780674379268

Publication Date: 01/01/1976

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This volume of nineteen essays includes “Oxyrhynchus and Rome,” by Eric G. Turner; “The Frequency and Structuring of Traditional Formulas in Hesiod’s Theogony,” by William W. Minton; “Thucydides’ Ethics as Reflected in the Description of Stasis (3.82–83),” by Lowell Edmunds; “Plato and Talk of a World in Flux: Timaeus 49a6–50b5,” by Donald J. Zeyl; “Amor and Cupid,” by Antonie Wlosok; “The Culex and Moretum as Post-Augustan Literary Parodies,” by David O. Ross, Jr.; and “Constans and Gratian in Rome,” by T. D. Barnes.

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