The Resource Aspects of Ecphrastic Technique in Ovid's Metamorphoses

Aspects of Ecphrastic Technique in Ovid's Metamorphoses

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Aspects of Ecphrastic Technique in Ovid's Metamorphoses
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Aspects of Ecphrastic Technique in Ovid's Metamorphoses
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eng
Summary
By first examining the origins of ecphrasis as a rhetorical trope, as well as its association with simile, the author provides an historical context on which to base a discussion of Ovid's own use of the device. Consideration is given to recent theoretical approaches to the subject, as well as to a selection of ancient texts that may have influenced Ovid's work. After this, a more in-depth examination of relevant passages within the Metamorphoses is undertaken. The author concludes by consid..
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Norton, Liz
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PA6519.M9 -- .N678 2013eb
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Ekphrasis
  • Fables, Latin -- History and criticism
  • Ovid, -- 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. -- Metamorphoses
  • Ovid, -- 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. -- Technique
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Aspects of Ecphrastic Technique in Ovid's Metamorphoses
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1765199
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online resource
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multicolored
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txt
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Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- CHAPTER ONE - RHETORICAL BACKGROUND -- CHAPTER TWO - SOME NOTES ON THEORY -- CHAPTER THREE - EARLY ECPHRASIS -- CHAPTER FOUR - HELLENISTIC AND BEYOND -- CHAPTER FIVE - OVID'S ECPHRASES -- CHAPTER SIX - EPISODES OF GREAT ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT -- CONCLUSION -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX
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EBC1765199
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1st ed.
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1 online resource (242 pages)
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online
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9781443865470
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1765199
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1765199
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10909495
  • (CaONFJC)MIL636931
  • (OCoLC)887507747
Label
Aspects of Ecphrastic Technique in Ovid's Metamorphoses
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1765199
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- CHAPTER ONE - RHETORICAL BACKGROUND -- CHAPTER TWO - SOME NOTES ON THEORY -- CHAPTER THREE - EARLY ECPHRASIS -- CHAPTER FOUR - HELLENISTIC AND BEYOND -- CHAPTER FIVE - OVID'S ECPHRASES -- CHAPTER SIX - EPISODES OF GREAT ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT -- CONCLUSION -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX
Control code
EBC1765199
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443865470
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1765199
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1765199
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10909495
  • (CaONFJC)MIL636931
  • (OCoLC)887507747

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