Greek Mythology in Byzantine Art by Kurt WeitzmannGreek Mythology in Byzantine Art by Kurt Weitzmann

Greek Mythology in Byzantine Art

byKurt Weitzmann

Paperback | July 14, 2014

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Kurt Weitzmann demonstrates that the postulated miniatures of the handbook that goes under the name of Apollodorus migrated into other texts, of which the commentary of Pseudo-Nonnus--attached to several homilies of Gregory of Nazianzus--and the Cynegetka of Pseudo-Oppian are the most important.

Originally published in 1984.

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Title:Greek Mythology in Byzantine ArtFormat:PaperbackDimensions:300 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:July 14, 2014Publisher:Princeton University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0691612218

ISBN - 13:9780691612218

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Table of Contents


  • FrontMatter, pg. i
  • PREFACE, pg. vii
  • CONTENTS, pg. xvii
  • INTRODUCTION, pg. 1
  • I. PSEUDO-NONNUS, pg. 6
  • II. PSEUDO-OPPIAN, pg. 93
  • III. BYZANTINE IVORY CASKETS, pg. 152
  • IV. EPILOGUE, pg. 189
  • INDEX, pg. 209
  • PLATES, pg. 219