Epic Romance: Homer to Milton

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Epic Romance: Homer to Milton presents a comprehensive view of the epic tradition from Homer, through Virgil, Ariosto, Tasso, Spenser, and the host of minor writers who helped create the idiom within which these authors worked, to the great achievements of Milton. Detailed studies of individual writers in historical context link to offer a powerful explanation of how and why the epic changed from Homer to Milton.

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Contents

VIRGIL
34
ARIOSTO
52
TASSO
76
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About the author (1993)

Colin Burrow is at University of Cambridge.

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