The Cambridge companion to the epic [electronic resource] / edited by Catherine Bates.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c2010.
Description
xiv, 273 p. : digital, PDF file.

Details

Subject(s)
Epic poetryHistory and criticism [Browse]
Related name
Series
  • Cambridge companions to literature and classics. [More in this series]
  • Cambridge companions complete collection. [More in this series]
  • The Cambridge companions to literature and classics
  • The Cambridge companions complete collection
Summary note
This companion surveys over 4000 years of epic poetry. The list of epic poets analysed here includes some of the greatest writers in literary history in Europe and beyond: Homer, Virgil, Dante, Camẽs, Spenser, Milton, Wordsworth, Keats and Pound, among others.
Notes
  • "Cambridge collections online."
  • Title from home page (viewed Feb. 10, 2011).
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Other format(s)
Also issued in print format.
Other title(s)
  • Epic
  • Cambridge collections online.
ISBN
  • 9781139002929 (ebook) :
  • 1139002929 (ebook) :
OCLC
637242109
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