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By Francis M. Dunn (editor), Thomas Cole (editor)

ISBN-10: 0511933703

ISBN-13: 9780511933707

ISBN-10: 0521124565

ISBN-13: 9780521124560

ISBN-10: 0521413192

ISBN-13: 9780521413190

The ways that literary works start have proved interesting to readers and critics not less than on the grounds that Aristophanes. This choice of essays supplies existence to a subject of perennial curiosity via offering quite a few unique readings in approximately all of the significant genres of Greek and Latin literature. the topics of those essays diversity from narrative voices within the commencing of the Odyssey to ideological purposes for Tacitus' collection of a starting within the Histories, and from a survey of establishing units in Greek poetry to the playwright's negotiations with the viewers in Roman comedy. different papers talk about 'false starts off' in Gorgias and Herodotus, the prologues of Greek tragedy, Plato's 'frame' dialogues, behind schedule proems in Virgil, the position of the shopper in Horace, aristocratic beginnings in Seneca, and 'inappropriate' prefaces in Plutarch. through embracing quite a few authors and a huge diversity of techniques, from formal research of beginning units to post-structural interpretation, those twelve contributions by means of either more youthful and tested students provide a thrilling new viewpoint on beginnings in classical literature.

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