A spouse to Livy includes a selection of essays representing the main updated foreign scholarship at the lifestyles and works of the Roman historian Livy.
Features contributions from best Livian students from round the world.
Presents for the 1st time a brand new interpretation of Livy's historic philosophy, which represents a key to an total interpretation of Livy's physique of work.
Includes stories of Livy's paintings from an Indo-European comparative aspect.
Provides the main sleek reports on literary archetypes for Livy's narrative of the background of early Rome .
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Lachenaud and D. , Grecs et Romains aux prises avec l’histoire, 540–547. Rennes: PUR. Syme, R. (1939) 1987. The Roman Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Syme, R. 1955. S. 157 ff. Syme, R. 1959. ” HSPh 64: 76 ff. Walsh P. G. (1961)1963. Livy: His Historical Aims and Methods. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 190), shows how ancient readers were impressed by the immensity of Livy’s work, of which only Books 1–10 and 21–45 are available today. The sheer volume of the work,1 which from late Antiquity probably caused both its fragmentation and the disappearance of most of it, accounts for its being circulated in various forms adapted to the different types of readership2 : one could read Livy complete, in groups of books, or in a reduced form, as excerpts (Excerpta) or summaries3 (Periochae).
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