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Conversing with antiquity : English poets and the classics, from Shakespeare to Pope / David Hopkins.

  • Author

    Hopkins, David, 1948-,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.

  • Subject

    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

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  • ISBN

    9780199560349 (hbk.), 019956034X (hbk.)

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  • Physical description

    343 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliography and index. Formatted contents note: "The English Homer": Shakespeare, Longinus, and Engish neoclassicism. UK-SuSCL Summary, etc: This is a selection of previously published articles which explore the interaction between English poets of the 17th and 18th centuries and those of ancient Greece and Rome. It emphasizes the element of exchange and dialogue between the two. Target audience: Specialized.