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The rapes of Lucretia : a myth and its transformations / Ian Donaldson.


Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1982.
ISBN 9780198126386, 0198126387

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Subjects Kunst.
Letterkunde.
Literature.
Lucretia -- In literature.
Lucretia.
Lucrèce, matrone romaine -- Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Mythology, Roman, in literature.
Rape in literature.
Rome (Empire)
Rome -- In literature.
Description xii, 203 pages, [16] pages of plates : portraits ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I. Lucretia. The shaping of the myth: victims and victors -- The questioning of the myth: Augustine's 'dilemma' -- 'A theme for disputation': Shakespeare's Lucrece -- 'Another Lucretia': Clarissa and the dilemmas of rape -- Joking about rape: the myth inverted -- II. Lucius Junius Brutus. The shaping of the myth: rape and revolution -- The questioning of the myth: the judgement of Brutus -- III. An epilogue- and an analogue. Heroism transformed: Lucretia, Brutus, and Cato of Utica.
Geographic Area Europe
Middle East
Africa, North
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8112934
(OCoLC)ocm08112934
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Donaldson, Ian, 1935-
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