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The Resource Death and the optimistic prophecy in Vergil's Aeneid, James J. O'Hara

Death and the optimistic prophecy in Vergil's Aeneid, James J. O'Hara

Label
Death and the optimistic prophecy in Vergil's Aeneid
Title
Death and the optimistic prophecy in Vergil's Aeneid
Statement of responsibility
James J. O'Hara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1959-
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O'Hara, James J.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prophecies in literature
  • Optimism in literature
  • Death in literature
  • Epic poetry, Latin
  • Aeneas
  • Virgil
Label
Death and the optimistic prophecy in Vergil's Aeneid, James J. O'Hara
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-198) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One: Orontes, Palinurus, Anchises, and Pallas: prophecy and deaths "before the eyes of Aeneas" -- Orontes -- Palinurus -- Anchises, and Aeneas' sacrifices to Juno -- Pallas -- Appendix to Chapter One: typical features of prophecy scenes -- Chapter Two: The gods and "the confidence of bold Turnus" -- Allecto -- Iris -- Cybele and the ships; Turnus and Aeneas -- The augur Tolumnius -- Chapter Three: Prophecy and the res laetae that await Aeneas -- Anchises and Jupiter -- The curse of Dido -- Burial and immortality -- Deception in the worlds of Aeneas and Vergil -- Appendix to Chapter Three: Inconsistencies in prophecies and the "solution from the character speaking" -- Chapter IV: The prophecies of Rome -- Jupiter and Venus -- Anchises and Aeneas and the parade of heroes -- Appendix to Chapter Four: the shield of Aeneas -- Part V: Virgil as poet-prophet of the Aeneid
Control code
20420664
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 207 pages
Isbn
9780691068152
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89024180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1333983
Label
Death and the optimistic prophecy in Vergil's Aeneid, James J. O'Hara
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-198) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One: Orontes, Palinurus, Anchises, and Pallas: prophecy and deaths "before the eyes of Aeneas" -- Orontes -- Palinurus -- Anchises, and Aeneas' sacrifices to Juno -- Pallas -- Appendix to Chapter One: typical features of prophecy scenes -- Chapter Two: The gods and "the confidence of bold Turnus" -- Allecto -- Iris -- Cybele and the ships; Turnus and Aeneas -- The augur Tolumnius -- Chapter Three: Prophecy and the res laetae that await Aeneas -- Anchises and Jupiter -- The curse of Dido -- Burial and immortality -- Deception in the worlds of Aeneas and Vergil -- Appendix to Chapter Three: Inconsistencies in prophecies and the "solution from the character speaking" -- Chapter IV: The prophecies of Rome -- Jupiter and Venus -- Anchises and Aeneas and the parade of heroes -- Appendix to Chapter Four: the shield of Aeneas -- Part V: Virgil as poet-prophet of the Aeneid
Control code
20420664
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 207 pages
Isbn
9780691068152
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89024180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1333983

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