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Homers Winged Words: The Evolution of Early Greek Epic Diction in the Light of Oral Theory Steve Reece

Homers Winged Words: The Evolution of Early Greek Epic Diction in the Light of Oral Theory

Steve Reece

Published May 20th 2009
ISBN : 9789004174412
Hardcover
413 pages
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 About the Book 

This book is an attempt to shed new light, via the tenets of oral-formulaic theory, on the evolution and meaning of several dozen words and phrases found in early Greek epic whose etymologies have puzzled philologists for over 2500 years.