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    DescriptionThe anonymous Latin Story of Apollonius, "King of Tyre" ("Historia Apollonii regis Tyri") is a romance of adventure, possibly of Greek origins, with Christian elements in its plot. Well known for its important afterlife, including Shakespeare's Pericles, the Story of Apollonius is commonly viewed as a Christianised folktale of a sub-literary character. This literary and philological commentary interprets the text within the framework of ancient prose fiction, Christian literary tradition, and pagan culture, and discusses in detail its language, style, and narrative technique.


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    Title
    The Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre
    Subtitle
    A Commentary
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Stelios Panayotakis
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 692
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 230 mm
    Thickness: 44 mm
    Weight: 1,118 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9783110214123
    ISBN 10: 3110214121
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    BIC subject category V2: DSK
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LIT
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2ADL
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    BIC subject category V2: DSBB
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ITALY
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, CULT/GREECE
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000, HIS002010, LIT004190
    DC22: 873.03, 873/.03
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC23: 873.03
    LC classification: PA6206.A6 P36 2012
    Thema V1.0: DSBB, DSK
    Publisher
    Walter de Gruyter & Co
    Imprint name
    Walter de Gruyter & Co
    Publication date
    14 November 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Berlin
    Author Information
    Stelios Panayotakis, University of Crete, Greece.