The Virgilian Tradition

Pub Date : 2008-01 | Author : Jan M. Ziolkowski | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 0300108222
ISBN 13 : 9780300108224

This indispensable anthology gathers texts and translations that cover major aspects of the Virgilian tradition from the Roman poet’s own lifetime to the year 1500. Unprecedented..

The Virgil Encyclopedia 3 Volume Set

Pub Date : 2013-12-16 | Author : Richard F. Thomas | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN 10 : 1405154985
ISBN 13 : 9781405154987

This is the first comprehensive English langage reference volume on Virgil, a poet whose works and thoughts have been at the center of Western literary, cultural, artistic, and ped..

Medieval Robots

Pub Date : 2015-04-22 | Author : E. R. Truitt | Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN 10 : 9780812291407
ISBN 13 : 0812291409

A thousand years before Isaac Asimov set down his Three Laws of Robotics, real and imagined automata appeared in European courts, liturgies, and literary texts. Medieval robots too..

Rome And Religion In The Medieval World

Pub Date : 2014-05-28 | Author : Professor Owen M Phelan | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 9781472421142
ISBN 13 : 1472421140

Rome and Religion in the Medieval World provides a panoramic and interdisciplinary exploration of Rome and religious culture. The studies build upon or engage Thomas F.X. Noble’s..