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Conversing with antiquity

Hopkins, David

Conversing with antiquity

English poets and the classics, from Shakespeare to Pope

by Hopkins, David

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • English poetry -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
  • English poetry -- Classical influences,
  • Classicism -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century,
  • Classicism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-331) and index.

    StatementDavid Hopkins.
    SeriesClassical presences
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR545.C67 H66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 343 p. ;
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24123569M
    ISBN 10019956034X
    ISBN 109780199560349
    LC Control Number2009935902

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Conversing with Antiquity English Poets and the Classics, from Shakespeare to Pope David Hopkins Classical Presences. Emphasizes reception of the classics as trans-historical dialogue and conversation; Challenges views of poetic translation as mere assimilation, colonization, or accommodation, identifying its role as creative criticism of the original.

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