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Author Valiavitcharska, Vessela, 1971-
Title Rhetoric and rhythm in Byzantium : the sound of persuasion / Vessela Valiavitcharska.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction: why rhythm? 1. Meter and rhythm in Byzantine eyes: Hellenistic traditions and Byzantine theory; 2. Between prose and poetry: 'Asianic' rhythms, accentual poetry, and the Byzantine festal homily; 3. Dirhythmia in the Byzantine classroom; 4. Argument, figure, and rhythm; 5. Rhythm in translation: some evidence from Old Church Slavonic homilies; Conclusion: why recover rhythm?; Appendix A. Text comparison: corpus and methodology; Appendix B. Tables and flow charts.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Byzantine literature -- History and criticism.
Rhetoric, Medieval -- Byzantine Empire -- History and criticism.
Rhythm in literature.
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Related To Original 9781107037366 1107037360 (DLC) 2012050905
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9781107037366 (hardback)
1107037360 (hardback)
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