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Allusion, Authority, and Truth: Critical Perspectives on by Phillip Mitsis,Christos C. Tsagalis,Christos Tsagalis

By Phillip Mitsis,Christos C. Tsagalis,Christos Tsagalis

The prior few a long time have visible the advance of recent serious tools with which the poetic and rhetorical dimensions of historic Greek texts could be evaluated. during this quantity, a global staff of exceptional students comes jointly to envision how quite a lot of historical texts in numerous genres have been capable of assert their authority and claims to fact, frequently alluding to each other in refined methods as they tried to venture their very own superiority. a sequence of illuminating new readings is available of either specific passages and entire works within the mild of those new serious advances.

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