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Author Peirano, Irene, 1979-
Title The rhetoric of the Roman fake [electronic resource] : Latin pseudepigrapha in context / Irene Peirano.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Literary fakes and their ancient reception; 2. Constructing the young Virgil: the Catalepton as pseudepigraphic literature; 3. Poets and patrons: Catalepton 9, the Panegyricus Messallae, the Laus Pisonis and the pseudo-panegyric; 4. Prefiguring Virgil: the Ciris; 5. Recreating the past: the Consolatio ad Liviam and Elegiae in Maecenatem; Epilogue. Towards a rhetoric of the Roman fake: the Helen episode in Aeneid 2.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Literary forgeries and mystifications -- History -- To 1500.
Latin poetry -- History and criticism.
Authorship, Disputed.
Rhetoric, Ancient.
Virgil -- Spurious and doubtful works.
Tibullus -- Spurious and doubtful works.
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. -- Spurious and doubtful works.
Appendix Vergiliana.
Messalla Corvinus, Marcus Valerius, 64 B.C.-ca. 8 A.D. -- In literature.
Consolatio ad Liviam.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781107000735 1107000734 (DLC) 2012013656
ISBN 0511732333 (electronic bk.)
9780511732331 (electronic bk.)
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