Chapter 23. Greek Fiction

  1. David S. Potter
  1. Joseph L. Rife

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996942.ch24

A Companion to the Roman Empire

A Companion to the Roman Empire

How to Cite

Rife, J. L. (2006) Greek Fiction, in A Companion to the Roman Empire (ed D. S. Potter), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996942.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226444

Online ISBN: 9780470996942

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Keywords:

  • greek fiction;
  • verisimilitude;
  • antithesis;
  • lyric poetry;
  • novels

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Varieties of Greek Fiction

  • 2

  • and Verisimilitude

  • Authors and Readers

  • Town and Country

  • Exotic Peoples and Places

  • The Classical Past and the Roman Present