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The Jason theme in Greek and Roman literatures

Robert W. Hash

The Jason theme in Greek and Roman literatures

by Robert W. Hash

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Published by [s.n.] in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek literature -- History and criticism,
  • Latin literature -- History and criticism,
  • Jason in fiction, drama, poetry, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert W. Hash.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 223 leaves.
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19079233M

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    Greek novella, the Roman anecdote, and the like, but no investigators view the object of their study as being a part of a much larger whole, that of traditional narrative. Just as our understanding of classical art would be severely limited if it consisted only of studies of individual arts such as. Greek and Roman Myth Jason and the Argonauts • Jason means ‘healer’ or ‘he who cannot’ • Jason undertakes a journey or self-discovery, in which the trip is more important than the destination. Does he actually learn anything? • Jason is not a man in his own right, but some who deficiencies must be compensated by the presence of others either his companions on the Argo or Medea.


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