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Title:Studies in Allusion in the "Eclogues" of Vergil
Author(s):MacDonald, Jennifer Susan
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Newman, John Kevin
Department / Program:Classical Philology
Discipline:Classical Philology
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject(s):Literature, Classical
Abstract:Vergil has "analyzed" the corpus of Theocritus by using only the bucolic Idylls and reworking them; there is not a one to one correspondence between individual Idylls and Eclogues. In the Aeneid, Vergil takes a single author as a primary model and analyzes his works, using them to create something greater than the model. In the Eclogues as well he has taken the work of a single author, found the elements which tie his view of these several poems together, and used that to recreate the model in a Roman way. (Abstract shortened by UMI.).
Issue Date:1997
Description:182 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997.
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI9737183
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-28
Date Deposited:1997

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