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The Cambridge companion to the epic /

Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Bates, Catherine, 1964-
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
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Online Access: Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • The epic of Gilgamesh / A. R. George
  • Greek epic / Jasper Griffin
  • Roman epic / Peter Toohey
  • Heroic epic poetry in the Middle Ages / Karl Reichl
  • Dante and the epic of transcendence / John Freccero
  • Italian Renaissance epic / Giuseppe Mazzotta
  • Camões's Os Lusíadas: the first modern epic / George Monteiro
  • The Faerie Queene: Britain's national monument / Cathrine Bates
  • The seventeenth-century Protestant English epic / David Loewenstein
  • Mock-heroic and English poetry / Claude Rawson
  • Romantic re-appropriations of the epic / Michael O'Neill
  • Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, and the modern epic / John Whittier-Ferguson
  • Derek Walcott's Omeros / Robert Hamner
  • Epic in translation / Paul Merchant.