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The Greek romances in Elizabethan prose fiction.

Wolff, Samuel Lee

The Greek romances in Elizabethan prose fiction.

by Wolff, Samuel Lee

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Greek fiction -- Adaptations,
  • English fiction -- Greek influences

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBurt Franklin research & source works series, #22
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR839.G7 W6 1961
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 529 p.
    Number of Pages529
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4878655M
    LC Control Number76006483

      Lyly in his romance displays all the peculiarities of Elizabethan prose which we have mentioned above. At the age of twenty-four he came out with his Euphues or the Anatomy of Wit () which took England by storm. This work which may only very roughly be termed the “first English prose novel” was an agglomeration of a thousand elements many of them alien to the nature of the novel . One of the most significant factors in the development of the romance—the most popular form of prose fiction in this period—was the translation of ancient Greek romances into the vernacular.

    7 The standard account of this connection is Samuel L. Wolff, The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction (New York: Columbia University Press, ). For modern treatments see the discussion of Phrygia and Natolia in Goran Stanivukovic, Introduction to Emanuel Ford, The Most Pleasant History of Ornatus and Artesia: A Prose. There are no clear distinctions of genre between the five 'romantic' novels and other works of Greek prose fiction, such as Lucian's A True Story, the Alexander Romance and the Life of Aesop. B.P. Reardon has the following qualifications to define a novel "narrative fiction in prose -- imaginative, creative literature, sufficiently similar to. The Greek romances in Elizabethan prose fiction, By Samuel Lee Wolff. Abstract. Also published in same series without thesis graphy: p. Mode of access: Internet.

    Wolff’s The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction; and for generous permissions for quotations from Professor M. Rostovtzeff and Professor B. E. Perry. My writing has been greatly facilitated by the cooperation of the staff of the Vassar Library, especially of . Essays on the Greek Romances - Kindle edition by Haight, Elizabeth Hazelton. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Essays on the Greek : Elizabeth Hazelton Haight. Books shelved as elizabethan-romance: Much Ado About Marriage by Karen Hawkins, At the Queen's Summons by Susan Wiggs, A Woman of Passion by Virginia Hen.


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