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Allegories of the Iliad

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674967854

Publication Date: 04/20/2015

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  • Introduction
    • The Date of the Work and the Circumstances of Its Commission
    • The Life of John Tzetzes
    • Tzetzes’s Allegorical Method
    • Tzetzes and Homer
    • Note on the Translation
    • Notes
  • Allegories of the Iliad (The Subject Matter of Homer Allegorized by John Tzetzes the Grammarian for the Most Powerful and Most Homeric Queen, Lady Eirene of the Germans)
    • Prolegomena
    • Books 1–24
  • Abbreviations
  • Note on the Text
  • Notes to the Text
  • Notes to the Translation
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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