Ancient letters classical and late antique epistolography

This is a series of case studies in ancient letters, asking how each letter writer manipulates the epistolary tradition, why he chose the letter form over any other, and what effect the publication of volumes of collected letters might have had upon a reader's engagement with epistolary works.

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Other Authors: Morello, Ruth., Morrison, A. D.
Language:English
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Online Access:Link to e-book
Summary:This is a series of case studies in ancient letters, asking how each letter writer manipulates the epistolary tradition, why he chose the letter form over any other, and what effect the publication of volumes of collected letters might have had upon a reader's engagement with epistolary works.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvii, 373 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
ISBN:9780191708244 (ebook)