Roman Satire

Roman Satire

Author(s): Daniel M. Hooley

Print ISBN: 9781405106887

Online ISBN: 9780470776261

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776261


A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2007

"This is the best introduction to this subject this reviewer has encountered … It is stimulating, original, and highly informative, and it takes account of all relevant scholarship … Summing Up: Essential. All readers; all levels." (Choice)

"What sets this introductory book apart from others of its kind is its dedication to tackling the perpetually vexing question of satire as a genre - the question that vexed the satirists themselves." (Bryn Mawr Classical Review)

"A volume to which one would direct bright students in search of stimulation and intellectual challenge." (Scholia Reviews)