Classical Literature: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

3,94 valoración promedio
( 36 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780199665457: Classical Literature: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
Reseña del editor:

From popular histories through to reworkings of classical subject matter by contemporary poets, dramatists, and novelists, the classical world and the masterpieces of its literature continue to fascinate readers and audiences in a huge variety of media. In this Very Short Introduction, William Allan explores what the 'classics' are and why they continue to shape our Western concepts of literature. Presenting a range of material from both Greek and Latin literature, he illustrates the variety and sophistication of these works, and considers examples from all the major genres.

Ideal for the general reader interested in works of classic literature, as well as students at A-Level and University, this is a lively and lucid guide to the major authors and literary forms of the ancient period.

ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.

Biografía del autor:

William Allan is McConnell Laing Fellow and Tutor in Classics at University College, Oxford. His previous publications include five books and numerous articles on Greek tragedy and epic poetry.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Colonel William Allan
Editorial: Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 172 x 112 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. From popular histories through to reworkings of classical subject matter by contemporary poets, dramatists, and novelists, the classical world and the masterpieces of its literature continue to fascinate readers and audiences in a huge variety of media. In this Very Short Introduction, William Allan explores what the classics are and why they continue to shape our Western concepts of literature. Presenting a range of material from both Greek and Latin literature, he illustrates the variety and sophistication of these works, and considers examples from all the major genres. Ideal for the general reader interested in works of classic literature, as well as students at A-Level and University, this is a lively and lucid guide to the major authors and literary forms of the ancient period. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Nº de ref. de la librería AOP9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,21
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Colonel William Allan
Editorial: Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 172 x 112 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. From popular histories through to reworkings of classical subject matter by contemporary poets, dramatists, and novelists, the classical world and the masterpieces of its literature continue to fascinate readers and audiences in a huge variety of media. In this Very Short Introduction, William Allan explores what the classics are and why they continue to shape our Western concepts of literature. Presenting a range of material from both Greek and Latin literature, he illustrates the variety and sophistication of these works, and considers examples from all the major genres. Ideal for the general reader interested in works of classic literature, as well as students at A-Level and University, this is a lively and lucid guide to the major authors and literary forms of the ancient period. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Nº de ref. de la librería AOP9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,16
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

William Allan
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97801996654570000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,69
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Colonel William Allan
Editorial: Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 172 x 112 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. From popular histories through to reworkings of classical subject matter by contemporary poets, dramatists, and novelists, the classical world and the masterpieces of its literature continue to fascinate readers and audiences in a huge variety of media. In this Very Short Introduction, William Allan explores what the classics are and why they continue to shape our Western concepts of literature. Presenting a range of material from both Greek and Latin literature, he illustrates the variety and sophistication of these works, and considers examples from all the major genres. Ideal for the general reader interested in works of classic literature, as well as students at A-Level and University, this is a lively and lucid guide to the major authors and literary forms of the ancient period. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,55
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

William Allan
Editorial: OUP Oxford 2014-03-27 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Cantidad: 2
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford 2014-03-27, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-LBR-01267479

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 6,93
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,42
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

WILLIAM ALLAN
Editorial: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 20
Librería
BookVistas
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería OUP-9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,53
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,50
De India a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Allan, William
Editorial: Oxford University Press, USA (2014)
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Tapa blanda Primera edición Cantidad: 2
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, USA, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. William Allan's Very Short Introduction provides a concise and lively guide to the major authors, genres, and periods of classical literature. Drawing upon a wealth of material, he reveals just what makes the 'classics' such masterpieces and why they continue to influence and fascinate today. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, Approx. 8 black and white illustrations and 2 maps. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 2AHA; DSBB. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 176 x 126 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128. . 2014. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

William Allan
Editorial: OUP Oxford 2014-03-27, Oxford, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford 2014-03-27, Oxford, United Kingdom, 2014. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,92
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,72
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Allan, William
Editorial: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 2
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, USA. Estado de conservación: New. William Allan's Very Short Introduction provides a concise and lively guide to the major authors, genres, and periods of classical literature. Drawing upon a wealth of material, he reveals just what makes the 'classics' such masterpieces and why they continue to influence and fascinate today. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, Approx. 8 black and white illustrations and 2 maps. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 2AHA; DSBB. Category: (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 176 x 126 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128. . 2014. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. de la librería V9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,68
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

William Allan
Editorial: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0199665451 ISBN 13: 9780199665457
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 13
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, Classical Literature: A Very Short Introduction, William Allan, From popular histories through to reworkings of classical subject matter by contemporary poets, dramatists, and novelists, the classical world and the masterpieces of its literature continue to fascinate readers and audiences in a huge variety of media. In this Very Short Introduction, William Allan explores what the 'classics' are and why they continue to shape our Western concepts of literature. Presenting a range of material from both Greek and Latin literature, he illustrates the variety and sophistication of these works, and considers examples from all the major genres. Ideal for the general reader interested in works of classic literature, as well as students at A-Level and University, this is a lively and lucid guide to the major authors and literary forms of the ancient period. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780199665457

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,49
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,96
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda