New PDF release: A Companion to Apollonius Rhodius (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca

By Theodore D. Papanghelis, Antonios Rengakos

ISBN-10: 9004117520

ISBN-13: 9789004117525

This quantity on Appolonius of Rhodes, whose "Argonautica" is the only real full-length epic to outlive from the Hellenistic interval, contains articles by means of 14 students from throughout Europe and the United States. Their contributions hide a variety of matters from the background of the textual content and the issues of the poet's biography via questions of favor, literary procedure and intertextual relatives to the epic's library and cultural reception. the purpose is to offer an summary of the scholarly dialogue in those parts and supply a survey of developments in Apollonian experiences.

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239 0eev: 0eov PE, Geev LASG; the only certain corruption in the papyrus, which like 214 dve(0)pe>ocTO S(G) and 225 eoio SG points to the SG branch of the tradition. " 42 Haslam (1978) 49-54. , attracted by suprascript caaaovico; 241 (Haslam [1978] 53 argues for the papyrus variant). This is a mere outline of the problems regarding the Argonautica papyri. A critical evaluation of the material, as, for instance, Kingston (1960, 1968), Henrichs (1967, 1970) and Haslam (1978) have given for individual papyri, is still missing.

929-36 P. Oxy. 2702 (5th cent. 969-72 P. Oxy. 2702 (5th cent. 1008-10 P. Oxy. 2702 (5th cent. ), 1099, 1103, P. Berol. 13413 (lst/2nd cent. ) 1127 sch. Gronewald (1991) 2 f. has identified the minimal fragment P. Ryl. 350 f. 1291-1302 P. Oxy. 2699 (3rd cent. ), with interlinear glosses? P. Argentorat. ), parchment codex P. Argentorat. 173 (8th/9th cent. ), parchment codex P. Oxy. 874 (2nd/3rd cent. ) P. Oxy. 690 (3rd cent. ) P. Oxy. 691 (2nd cent. ) P. Oxy. 2693 (lst/2nd cent. ), with interlinear glosses and marginal scholia P.

40 In Haslam (1978) 66 n. 46. 41 Haslam (1978) 65: "There is certainly no justification for an old habit which is coming back into vogue, that of projecting even single-word alternatives back on to Apollonius himself. 42 P. Oxy. 202-43 with more than a dozen variants. In two places the papyrus is alone in offering a better text than the rest of the tradition (219, 235); and there is a good possibility that in two further places (239, 242) its text is better than that given by the rest of the tradition.

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