Literary Medieval Criticism

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By Edward Courtney

this can be the 1st glossy observation on Petronius' Satyrica. It starts with uncomplicated historical past details, then surveys each one episode so that best topics emerge. eventually, it provides an outline of Petronius' use of literary allusion and symbolism, and of his remedy of intercourse. All Latin and Greek quotations were translated in order that this quantity may gain advantage either scholars of classical and comparative literature.

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