Drosilla and Charikles: A Byzantine Novel by Niketas Eugenianos, Joan B. Burton, NIKETAS

By Niketas Eugenianos, Joan B. Burton, NIKETAS

Niketas Eugenianos's Drosilla and Charikles is considered one of 4 latest Byzantine (12th-century) Greek novels. those novels characterize the rebirth of the traditional novel, after a hiatus of 8 centuries, within the deeply Christian international of Constantinople. Written lower than the Komnenian dynasty and through the time of the crusades, those novels revived the pagan Greek global, with its pagan gods and ideology, and likewise mirrored the customs and ideology in their personal time. Drosilla and Charikles is impressive for the superiority of affection songs, letters, lyrical passages, and pastoral motifs, in addition to its delicate illustration of the long-lasting love of a tender guy and lady. conventional characters from the traditional novels comprise stern mom and dad, pirates who catch and separate the fanatics, a ally together with his personal tragic love tale. different motifs comprise a valuable outdated lady, an inn-keeper's son inept at wooing, and a touring service provider who deals salvation. Christian issues and imagery additionally come into play, really within the context of the discourse of affection. additionally available:Aeschylus: Seven opposed to Thebes - ISBN 0865163375Aeschylus: Prometheus sure - ISBN 0865162387For over 30 years Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers has produced the very best quality Latin and historical Greek books. From Dr. Seuss books in Latin to Plato's Apology, Bolchazy-Carducci's titles aid readers find out about historical Rome and Greece; the Latin and historic Greek languages are alive and good with titles like Cicero's De Amicitia and Kaegi's Greek Grammar. We additionally characteristic a line of latest jap eu and WWII books. a number of the components we put up in comprise: choices From The Aeneid Latin Grammar & Pronunciation Greek Grammar & Pronunciation Texts assisting Wheelock's Latin Classical writer workbooks: Vergil, Ovid, Horace, Catullus, Cicero Vocabulary playing cards For AP decisions: Vergil, Ovid, Catullus, Horace Greek Mythology Greek Lexicon Slovak tradition And background

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