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Tradition and Design in the Iliad by  C. M Bowra - Hardcover - from Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB (SKU: 155006)

Tradition and Design in the Iliad

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Tradition and Design in the Iliad

by Bowra, C. M

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  • Hardcover
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ISBN 10
019814301X
ISBN 13
9780198143017
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Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press [0-19-814301-X] 1968. (Hardcover) 278pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering and crested spine. Notes, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "This book is a study of the Iliad as a work of art. The author shows how Homer takes traditional themes and artifices and subordinates them to his poetic purpose. In the course of the book many aspects of the Homeric question are considered from a new point of view, including language, metre, and history". Book about Homer, Iliad & Literary Criticism. (Ideas, Epic Poem).

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book dealer
Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
155006
Title
Tradition and Design in the Iliad
Author
Bowra, C. M
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
019814301X
ISBN 13
9780198143017
Publisher
Oxford at the Clarendon Press
Place of Publication
Oxford
This edition first published
1930
Keywords
Ideas, Epic Poem
Bookseller catalogs
Philosophy;

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