Ovid: Heroides I
Introduction and Latin Text, with Greek Translation by Maximus Planudes
Edited by Arthur Palmer and introduction by Duncan F. Kennedy
Arthur Palmer was Professor of Latin in the University of Dublin and Fellow of Trinity College. The edition was completed after his death by his colleague, L.C. Purser.
Duncan Kennedy is Reader in Latin Literature and the Theory of Criticism at the University of Bristol.
Contents Introduction to New Edition Palmer, Purser and Housman Text, transmission and authenticity Epistolarity Intertextuality The 'authors' of the Heroides: the politics of gender and tradition Notes Select Bibliography Original Preface Original Introduction I Ovid and his Heroides II The Chief Manuscripts III The Translation of Planudes IV Mr. Housman's Emendations P.OVIDI NASONIS HEROIDES (Text) MAXIMI PLANUDIS METAPHRASIS
Size: 216 x 138 mm
Publication: November 24, 2005
Series: Bristol Phoenix Press Classic Editions