Imagines antiquitatis : representations, concepts, receptions of the past in Roman antiquity and the early Italian renaissance / edited by Stefano Rocchi and Cecilia Mussini.

In the last few years a reconsideration of the past of the ancients and of the concepts correlated to it (e.g. the ʻclassicalʼ) has been important to many scholars. The present volume adds to the range of perspectives on the antique by expanding research to include different, hitherto unexplored sph...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Other Authors: Mussini, Cecilia (Editor), Rocchi, Stefano (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2017]
Series:Philologus. Supplemente / Philologus. Supplementary Volumes ; 7.
Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Preface
  • Contents
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • I. Thinking the past: categories and structures of the antique
  • Mankind's Past: Evolution or Progress?
  • Semantica senecana del primitivo
  • Quando i romani 'scoprirono' gli armeni: il re Tigran e la tigre (Varrone, ling. 5.100)
  • The past in Pausanias: its narration, structure and relationship with the present
  • Tarda antichità anacronica. Tra storiografia e panegirico
  • II. Functionalizations of the past
  • Livy's antiquities: rethinking the distant past in the Ab urbe condita
  • Princeps et res publica: Des multiples façons de se référer au passé
  • Apud antiquos. La ricostruzione dell'antichità nell'insegnamento di Poliziano
  • I nuovi antichi. Classicismo e petrarchismo fra Bembo e Tasso
  • III. Veteres: the relation to past authorities
  • The Burden of Antiquity in Horace and in the Dialogus de oratoribus
  • Fronto's and Gellius2 veteres
  • Vetustas e antiquitas, veteres e antiqui nei grammatici latini
  • Quando i giuristi diventarono 'veteres'. Augusto e Sabino, i tempi del potere e i tempi della giurisprudenza
  • Convertire l'enciclopedia: Agostino e Varrone
  • Index Nominum et Rerum Potiorum.