Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 5 : The Reception of Classical Literature

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Claudian (Claudius Claudianus)
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A. Introduction

Scholarly literature on the reception of C. is still relatively limited in overall range. As the most successful Latin poet of his age, who lost his canonical status in educated circles only in the 18th cent. [9], Claudian has as yet received far less attention from literary scholars and philologists than he has received from readers and imitators through the course of his reception history. Any account of …

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Felgentreu, Fritz, “Claudian (Claudius Claudianus)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 5 : The Reception of Classical Literature, English edition by Matthijs H. Wibier (2012). Original German-language edition: Die Rezeption der antiken Literatur. Herausgegeben von Christine Walde in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 7. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2010). Consulted online on 20 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps5_ID_0018>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: 9789004218932, 20101111



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