Image and Idea in Fifth Century Greece: Art and Literature After the Persian Wars

By: E. D. Francis

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New. Edited by: Michael Vickers, 156 pages.Francis presents his theory that the ancient world was a unity in which issues of the day were reflected in the language of pictorial and sculptural representation and in the works of literature. Art and literature after the Persian Wars. Five chapters: Greek Art in an Historical Setting, Images of Glory and the Art of Power, Word and Ceremony, Silent Poetry, Throphies for the Gods. Appendix: "The Mother, the demos, and the demosion". Notes. Abbreviations. Bibliography. Index of Classical Athors. General Index. (Based on the Waynflete Lectures, Magdalen College, Oxford, 1983).

Title: Image and Idea in Fifth Century Greece: Art and Literature After the Persian Wars

Author Name: E. D. Francis

Categories: Ancient Studies, Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Routledge: 1990-09-25

ISBN: 0415019141

ISBN 13: 9780415019149

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7½" - 9½" tall

Seller ID: 3-2-901

Keywords: Greek Art, literature,