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Scripta Varia 9789042917231

Scripta Varia

Rhétorique Antique and Littérature Latine

ISBN-10: 9042917237
ISBN-13: 9789042917231
PUBLISHER: Peeters Publishers & Booksellers
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Product Description: Francoise Desbordes laissait a sa mort prematuree une cinquantaine d'articles disperses dans une foule de publications d'acces souvent malaise. Quelques-uns de ses amis ont entrepris de les rassembler en deux volumes. A cote de celui qui publient les Presses de l'ENS de Lyon, consacre aux etudes de linguistique et de grammaire anciennes, celui-ci regroupe les articles relatifs a la rhetorique antique et a la litterature latine: etudes sur l'histoire de la rhetorique, ses principes et sa place dans la culture antique, sur l'argumentation, sur l'enonciation (figures de pensee), sur l'ideal oratoire romain, le rire, l'orateur et l'acteur, sur les controverses et les declamations a Rome, d'une part; d'autre part, etudes sur la poesie en saturniens, sur le Miles Gloriosus de Plaute, les Sentences de Publilius Syrus, la conclusion du Catilina de Salluste, deux aspects de la survie de Virgile, les Odes d'Horace, sur le conte de la Matrone d'Ephese dans le Satiricon de Petrone et sur les Metamorphoses d'Apulee. Le savoir quasi universel de Francoise Desbordes et son talent de plume, qui rend attrayant tout ce qu'elle touchait, recommandent ces articles aux etudiants et a leurs maitres, historiens de la rhetorique et des idees en general, de la litterature latine et de sa survie, voire, par certains aspects, aux logiciens et aux juristes.

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PAGES: 422
CATEGORY: Language Arts & Disciplines, Literary Criticism

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