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Motherhood and the other

Antony Augoustakis

Motherhood and the other

fashioning female power in Flavian epic

by Antony Augoustakis

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin Epic poetry,
  • History and criticism,
  • Women in literature,
  • Motherhood in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAntony Augoustakis
    SeriesOxford studies in classical literature and gender theory
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6054 .A94 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 314 p. :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25539621M
    ISBN 100199584419
    ISBN 109780199584413
    OCLC/WorldCa573152465

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