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John Leverett Moore, in this doctoral thesis for Johns Hopkins University, examines the methods by which Servius organized his commentary on Virgil.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-60724-566-7
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Series: Analecta Gorgiana 304
Publication Date: Aug 13,2009
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 62
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-60724-566-7
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John Leverett Moore, in this doctoral thesis for Johns Hopkins University, examines the methods by which Servius organized his commentary on Virgil. Servius was an grammarian whose commentary on Virgil preserves a great deal of information on the ancient reception Virgil and the world of the early principate. Servius is receiving critical attention in modern scholarship as an author in his own right, and this piece is a valuable companion to those who wish to read Servius for Servius.

John Leverett Moore, in this doctoral thesis for Johns Hopkins University, examines the methods by which Servius organized his commentary on Virgil. Servius was an grammarian whose commentary on Virgil preserves a great deal of information on the ancient reception Virgil and the world of the early principate. Servius is receiving critical attention in modern scholarship as an author in his own right, and this piece is a valuable companion to those who wish to read Servius for Servius.

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  • II - SERVIUS ON THE TROPES AND FIGURES OF VERGIL (page 5)
  • AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHILOLOGY: I - SERVIUS ON THE TROPES AND FIGURES OF VERGIL (page 41)
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