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Studies of Imitation in Some Latin Authors

Robert E. Colton

Studies of Imitation in Some Latin Authors

by Robert E. Colton

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Published by Adolf M Hakkert .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin Literature,
  • Literary Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12800863M
    ISBN 109025610552
    ISBN 109789025610555

    Taken from the Greek, Latin, French, Spanish, and Italian Languages; Translated into English ( with many later editions and pirated copies, in both Europe and America); the successive editions of Erasmus’ famous Adages from onwards, of (eventually) over quotations from classical Greek and Latin authors, a best seller for Cited by: Moses Hadas, A History of Latin Literature () Writing in the true humanist tradition, Moses Hadas, the Jay Professor of Greek at Columbia University, created a delightful advanced introduction to Latin Literature. His honest and insightful tone can /5.

    Studies, Film and Media Studies, Dance Studies, Music Studies, Cultural Studies, and English Literature. A common study would be an examination of the adaptation of a classic novel to a play then to a film then to a musical or opera. Alternatively we find studies on novels which appropriate ideas from other novels or plays,File Size: KB. The practice of reading, recording, and thinking about inscriptions is common to both the modern and ancient worlds. From the archaic period onwards, ancient literary authors working within a range of genres discussed and quoted a range of inscriptions (dedications, archives, legislation, funerary inscriptions) as ornamental devices, as alternative voices to that of the narrator, to .

    This one does: "the first book to offer a comprehensive survey of Italian Renaissance ideas on imitation, covering both theory and practice, and both Latin and vernacular works." McLaughlin has produced a masterful synthesis, judicious, light of touch, and deft at selecting cogent examples from an extraordinary amount of material. Vitruvius is famous for asserting in his book De architectura that a structure must exhibit the three qualities of firmitas, utilitas, venustas – that is, it must be solid, useful, beautiful. These are sometimes termed the Vitruvian virtues or the Vitruvian Triad. According to Vitruvius, architecture is an imitation of nature.


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Studies of imitation in some Latin authors. Amsterdam: Hakkert, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Colton. The thrust of the book is to emphasize the radical nature of Pope's interpretation of Horace, an engagement which is both dynamic and changing.

Pope responds to the most significant aspects of Horace - the treatment of human inconsistency, the explorations of the nature of the self, the movement between scepticism and idealism - and re-explores Author: William Frost, Frank Stack.

Imitation (from Latin imitatio, "a copying, imitation") is an advanced behavior whereby an individual observes and replicates another's behavior. Imitation is also a form of social learning that leads to the "development of traditions, and ultimately our culture.

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[Frank Stack] -- Pope printed his Imitations of Horace alongside the original Horatian poems on which they were based, and to understand these works fully it is necessary to compare in detail each Imitation with its.

Table of contents. Foreword by Andrew McKenna Author's Preface I. “WOMEN LOOK FOR MEN WHO HAVE HAD BEAUTIFUL WOMEN” II. INTO THE LABYRINTH OF VALUES 1. The Transfiguration of the Object 2. Metamorphoses of Kristyna 3. “An Imitation of Feeling” III.

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In her preface, Wasyl states that her aim is to show how the genres of epyllion, epigram, and love .Start a Christian Book Club or Small Group study. All of these Book Studies can be done either in a small group setting or as an individual. Some of the studies have a unique study guide that must be purchased separately; others have a study guide in the back of the book.