lightly used hardcover in dust jacket. covers lightly scuffed, light toning to dj spine, no tears, not price-clipped. pages open loosely at title page yet binding remains solid, mild marginalia in ink throughout text, boards and page edges lightly scuffed but clean.; 9.25 X 6.24 X 1.02 inches; 306 pages. N° de ref. de la librería
Sinopsis: Examines the beginnings and early development of the literary genre named Menippean satire in the 16th century. Shows its Greco-Roman unity, its different branches, and its continuity from early classical to early Medieval times, discussing Menippus himself, Seneca, Petronius, Lucian, Ennodius, and other writers. Also discusses modern theories by Northrop Frye and Mikhail Bakhtin. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
About the Author: Joel C. Relihan teaches in the department of classics at Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts.
Título: Ancient Menippean Satire
Editorial: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Año de publicación: 1993
Condición del libro: Very Good-
Descripción The Johns Hopkins University Press, U.S.A., 1993. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. No Jacket. 1993 hardcover/no jacket/ex-library with usual markings/clean & unmarked text. Nº de ref. de la librería 039053
Descripción The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 1993. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 1st Edition. Blue cloth. Boards clean and solid, but for exceedingly faint stain on front board. Spine square and crisp; binding firm. Contents clean, unmarked. DJ not clipped, edges toned with exceedingly light scuffing. Spine a bit sunned. A very nice copy. Photographs available upon request. Nº de ref. de la librería 069309
Descripción Johns Hopkins University, 1993. Cloth. Estado de conservación: Very Good Plus. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine Plus. VG+/NF+. The book is very tight and clean internally, with a little light spotting to the boards. The white DJ is very bright and clean, with just a hint of soiling to the back cover. Unclipped, with no real rips or tears at all. A great copy of this extremely scarce academic title. Less expensive than every copy I can find as of the date I'm entering this book. Nº de ref. de la librería 007804
Descripción The Johns Hopkins University P, 1993. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P110801845246