Gardalar Greek Rhetoric under Christian Emperors. The Art of Persuasion in Greece. Leiden, Boston, and Cologne: Renan Virginio marked it as to-read Dec 14, A handbook concisely introducing the classical rhetoricians seems a good idea; unfortunately, this book does not do the job well. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. A claim that L.
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Tegis This translation will ensure its accessibility to literafy new generation of students of rhetoric. Pages supply a very useful bibliography to on rhetoric, poetics, dialectic, literary interpretation, humor, and tropes, particularly metaphor and allegory.
David Orton and Dean Anderson. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Translated in this edition, xxiv. Antonio Batista marked it as to-read Feb 07, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Foreword by George A. Books Available for Review. Researchers in Latin and Greek literature who are working properly should always use compendious works of reference.
The section devoted to what Lausberg himself calls dispositio Sections occupies only pages ; he does provide a handy chart pp. Certainly his documentation is sufficiently exhaustive to permit ltierary discerning reader to sort out differences in the various authors and works. The bulk of the book comprises thirty short chapters summarizing the works of major rhetoricians. We live in an era that is supremely fascinated by rhetoric, both within the academy university presses have whole series devoted to it and outside it two words: In Defence of Rhetoric.
A Foundation for Lqusberg Study trans. Bryn Mawr Classical Review hanebook Kennedy, from the foreword. In handling the material, Lausberg owes most to Quintilian, the fullest of the ancient sources. If not exactly kicking and screaming from the womb, it had a troublesome childhood; Plato, whatever his real feelings on the subject, cannot have been an easy wet-nurse. It is a monumental work of extraordinary erudition, organisation and comprehensiveness, and enjoys unrivalled authority in its formal description of rhetorical techniques.
Handbook of Literary Rhetoric: A Foundation for Literary Study Joana marked it as to-read May 02, J Angus marked it as to-read Jun 13, One would have to be a redoubtable hunter or a trained philologist, or both to find a good general overview of the classical rhetorical tradition. Help Center Find new research papers in: Tom added it Dec 12, This translation will ensure its accessibility to a new generation of students of rhetoric. Monte marked it as to-read Apr 08, Sign in to annotate.
The subsections on these two latter topics are further subdivided in more or less Aristotelian fashion, according to Plot, Character, Ideas, and Language. In response to the first, I would speculate that Lausberg, writing in another place and time, felt he could do his reader the courtesy of assuming that she had literrary mastered the rudimentary history of rhetoric in classical antiquity.
Hany Rashwan marked it as to-read Mar 03, Bryn Mawr Classical Review Here too we find the section on poetics Sectionswhich begins in good Aristotelian style with a treatment of mimesis. Hermagoras is omitted the loss of his works is not a sufficient explanation: Volkmann ; Kroll A handbook literaryy introducing the hsndbook rhetoricians seems a good idea; unfortunately, this book does not do the job well.
A claim that L. Kirby, Purdue University corax purdue. And this Handbook is more than a glossary of technical terms purely within rhetoric: Open Preview See a Problem? Leiden, Boston, and Cologne: Related Articles.
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The concluding chapter secondly considers the degree to which descriptions of a locus amoenus are woven into their respective literary contexts. A Foundation for Literary Study trans. Orton and R. Leiden, Boston, and Cologne: Brill, first published in German , 2nd edn
Handbook of Literary Rhetoric: A Foundation for Literary Study