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Author O'Sullivan, James N., 1945-

Title Xenophon of Ephesus : his compositional technique and the birth of the novel / by James N. O'Sullivan
Published Berlin ; New York : W. de Gruyter, 1995


Description 1 online resource
Series Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte ; Bd. 44
Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte ; Bd. 44
Contents Preface -- I. Preliminary -- 1. The author and his date -- 2. Xenophon and his critics -- 3. Formulae -- II. An epitome of the Ephesiaca -- III. Xenophon�s compositional technique -- IV. Interpretation -- V. Formulae and Bearbeiter -- 1. The epitome � theory -- 2. The �Heliosredaktionstheorie� -- VI. Xenophon and Chariton -- Appendices -- I. The romance of Alexander and Helen and the Greek novel -- II. Theme and text -- III. Some further scenes -- IV. Select index of formulaic expressions -- Bibliography and abbreviations -- Indices
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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SUBJECT Xenophon, of Ephesus. Ephesiaca.
Xenophon, of Ephesus -- Technique
Xenophon, of Ephesus. fast (OCoLC)fst00054208
Ephesiaca (Xenophon, of Ephesus) fast (OCoLC)fst01364387
Subject Greek fiction -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
Oral-formulaic analysis.
Oral tradition -- Greece
Fiction -- Technique.
Rhetoric, Ancient.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Ancient & Classical.
Fiction -- Technique.
Oral-formulaic analysis.
Oral tradition.
Rhetoric, Ancient.
Ephesiaca (Xenophon Ephesius)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9783110888577