The Poetics of Old Age in Greek Epic, Lyric and Tragedy - Oklahoma Series in Classical Culture v. 19 (Hardback)Thomas M. Falkner (author)
Hardback 368 Pages
This text documents the features of old age in ancient Greek literature including epic, lyric and tragedy. The representation of old age and the elderly is discussed in a range of texts, including Homer's "Iliad" and "Odyssey", Sappho's lyrics, and Sophocles' last tragedy, "Oedipus at Colonus".
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 680 g
Dimensions: 216 x 139 x 32 mm
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