A better half to Greek Literature offers a accomplished creation to the big variety of texts and literary types produced within the Greek language over the process a millennium starting from the sixth century BCE as much as the early years of the Byzantine Empire.
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• deals entire insurance of the numerous genres and literary varieties produced by means of the traditional Greeks--including epic and lyric poetry, oratory, historiography, biography, philosophy, the radical, and technical literature
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2009. “Textual background. ” In H. Cancik and H. Schneider, eds. , Brill’s New Pauly, vol. 14, Antiquity, Leiden, 346–58. Proctor, R. 1900. The Printing of Greek within the 15th Century. Oxford. Reynolds, L. D. , ed. 1983. Texts and Transmission: A Survey of Latin Classics. Oxford. Reynolds, L. D. and N. G. Wilson. 1991. Scribes and students: A advisor to the Transmission of Greek and Latin Literature, third edn. Oxford. curler, D. W. 2003. the realm of Juba II and Kleopatra Selene: Royal Scholarship on Rome’s African Frontier. long island. Ross, W. D. , ed. 1955 Aristotelis Fragmenta Selecta. Oxford. Sandys, J. E. 1998. A background of Classical Scholarship. London (first edn. 1903). Sider, D. 2005. The Library of The Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum. la. Strasburger, H. 1977 / 1990. “Umblick im Trümmerfeld der griechischen Geschichtsschreibung. ” In W. Schmitthenner and R. Zoepffel, eds. , Studien zur alten Geschichte, vol. three, Hildesheim, 167–218. Van der Valk, M. , ed. 1971. Eustathii Archiepiscopi Thessalonicensis COMMENTARII advert Homeri Iliadem pertinentes. Leiden. West, M. L. 2007. “A New Musical Papyrus: Carcinus, ‘Medea. ’” Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 161:1–10. West, M. L. , ed. 1998. Homeri Ilias. Vol. 1 (1–12). Stuttgart. Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, U. v. 1927 / 1982. heritage of Classical Scholarship. Translated by means of A. Harris. London (first edn. 1927). Wilson, N. G. 1992. From Byzantium to Italy: Greek reports within the Italian Renaissance. Baltimore, MD. additional examining Transmission Pöhlmann 2009 is a brilliant position to begin to appreciate totally how texts come to us from antiquity; Reynolds and Wilson 1991 could be nonetheless the simplest and fullest creation to textual transmission for the undergraduate or graduate. Gastgeber 2010 is an easy article on Byzantine transmission of Greek texts. Dué 2009 bargains a really great illustrated creation to 1 of an important manuscripts of Homer. Dué and Ebbott 2010 is an exemplary version of a “multitext” of Homer, thinking about the main debatable publication of the Iliad from the editorial standpoint. Gurd 2005 supplies a provocative exam of textual philology situated on a vexed textual content of Euripides. Textual feedback Cerquiglini 1999 is an efficient creation to a medievalist’s view of ways textual version should be noticeable past “corruption” of the textual content. Jeffreys 2008 bargains a brief yet pugnacious advent to textual feedback from the Byzantinist’s viewpoint. Eisenstein 1993 is a vintage assertion of the epistemological shifts afforded via the print revolution. Kenney 1974 is an excellent, realized dialogue of the way printing replaced the prestige of the Classical textual content. McGann 1982 / 1992 is a brief, readable monograph that demanding situations settled notions of what an editor needs to accomplish. Dickey 2007 is a truly invaluable consultant to assist navigate complexities of important ancillary works. background of Classical Scholarship Sandys 1903/1998 is now dated, yet nonetheless a regular paintings in a number of volumes; Wilamowitz-Moellendorff 1927/1982 is a briefer monograph on normally glossy Classical scholarship via an icon of Classical stories.