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Biography in late antiquity : a quest for the holy man / Patricia Cox.


Berkeley : University of California Press, [1983] .
ISBN 0520046129, 9780520046122

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Subjects Biografieën.
Biographie (Genre littéraire)
Biographie (genre littéraire)
Biographie.
Biography as a literary form.
Classical literature -- History and criticism.
Classical literature.
Geschichte (300-500)
Geschichte 200-300.
Geschichte 280-560.
Klassieke oudheid.
Literatura clásica -- Historia y crítica.
Littérature ancienne -- Histoire et critique.
Littérature antique -- Histoire et critique.
Spätantike.
Series Transformation of the classical heritage ; 5.
Description xvi, 166 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1983]
©1983
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-163) and index.
One copy is part of: the Andrew Oliver Book Collection for Classical and Near Eastern Studies. DGW LOCAL
Contents Part I: Biography and tradition: the myth of genre. Graeco-Roman biography: form and function -- Biography and paradigms of the divine sage -- Literary aspects of biography -- Part II: Myth, history, and the elusive holy man: two approaches. Eusebius' "Life of origen": faces of history -- Porphyry's Life of Plotinus: interior familiars of myth -- The creative use of history.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area Mediterranean Sea
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8346709
(OCoLC)ocm08346709
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Miller, Patricia Cox, 1947-
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