Virgil's Epic Technique (BCP Paperback)

Virgil's Epic Technique (BCP Paperback)

by David Harvey (Editor), HazelHarvey (Editor), RichardHeinze (Author), Fred Robertson (Editor)


Richard Heinze, the great Virgilian scholar, first published his "Virgils Epische Technik" in 1903. His pioneering work remains a basic text for students and scholars today, providing a study of the techniques by which Virgil composed his epic on Aeneas.



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Format: Paperback
Pages: 416
Edition: New edition
Publisher: Bristol Classical Press
Published: 28 Oct 1999

ISBN 10: 1853995797
ISBN 13: 9781853995798

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This was the outstanding book on Virgil in its day, and it remains a superlative and basic study of the techniques by which the poet composes his epic on Aeneas.... Heinze's scholarship is absolutely brilliant, even after 90 years. -- W.S. Anderson, author of Essays on Roman Satire