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Author Paleit, Edward

Title War, liberty, and Caesar : responses to Lucan's Bellum Ciuile, ca. 1580-1650 / Edward Paleit
Published Oxford : Oxford Unitversity Press, ©2013


Description 1 online resource (viii, 338 pages)
Series Classical presences
Classical presences.
Summary In 'War, Liberty, and Caesar', Edward Paleit discusses how readers and writers of the English Renaissance read and understood Lucan's epic poem on the Roman civil wars. Looking at engagements with Lucan across a wide variety of literary forms Paleit questions what made this Latin author so relevant during this period
Notes Title from PDF title page (viewed on May 1, 2013)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-332) and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Lucan, 39-65 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 16th century
Lucan, 39-65 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 17th century
Lucan, 39-65 -- Influence
Lucan, 39-65. Pharsalia.
Lucan, 39-65. fast (OCoLC)fst00040568
Pharsalia (Lucan) fast (OCoLC)fst01356201
Subject English literature -- Classical influences.
Classicism in literature.
Epic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism
Classicism in literature.
English literature -- Classical influences.
Epic poetry, Latin.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Genre/Form Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191626210