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The current quantity offers a finished consultant to 1 of the main tough authors of classical antiquity. all of the significant points of Propertius' paintings, its issues, the poetical method, its resources and versions, in addition to the background of Propertian scholarship and the vexed difficulties of textual feedback, are handled in contributions through Joan sales space, James Butrica, Francis Cairns, Elaine Fantham, Paolo Fedeli, Adrian Hollis, Peter Knox, Robert Maltby, Tobias Reinhardt and Richard Tarrant; due house can also be given to the reception of the writer from antiquity and the renaissance (Simona Gavinelli) as much as the fashionable age (Bernhard Zimmermann). on the centre stands an interpretation of the 4 transmitted books via Gesine Manuwaldt, Hans-Peter Syndikus, John Kevin Newman and Hans-Christian Gunther."

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