Prolegomena to Homer, 1795

Valutazione media 5
( su 2 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
9780691102474: Prolegomena to Homer, 1795

The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries. Especially important were his analyses of the history of writing and of the nature of Alexandrian scholarship and his consideration of the composition of the Homeric poems--which set the terms for the analyst/unitarian controversy. His exploration of the history of the transmission of the text in antiquity opened a new field of research and transformed conceptions of the relations of ancient and modern culture.Originally published in 1986.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Book Description:

"Wolf's Prolegomena has long been recognized as one of the most important books in the history of classical studies. . . . This English translation, with a detailed historical introduction, makes it fully accessible to the modern reader. . . . The analytical and unitarian interpretations of Homer have, indeed, been argued over ever since. It is gratifying that the work which started this famous controversy is available once again." --H. B. Nisbet, Times Higher Education Supplement

"This is the first English translation of Wolf's Prolegomena ad Homerum, a seminal work for classical scholarship. An introduction places Wolf in the cultural setting of eighteenth-century Germany, especially with regard to Homeric studies, showing how he was influenced by contemporary textual criticism of the Old Testament, and how Wolf's work was originally received." --Choice

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks


Wolf, Friedrich August; Grafton, Anthony; Most, Glenn W.; Zetzel, James E. G.
Editore: Princeton University Press 1989-01-21 (1989)
ISBN 10: 0691102473 ISBN 13: 9780691102474
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Lost Books
Valutazione libreria

Descrizione libro Princeton University Press 1989-01-21, 1989. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 0691102473. Codice libro della libreria 717955

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 93,55
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,67
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi