5 February 1987
Show More English Classical Scholarship: Historical Reflections on Bentley, Porson and Housman by C.O. Brink.
James Clark, 243 pp., £11.95, February 1986, 0 227 67872 9Show More
Latin Poets and Roman Life by Jasper Griffin.
Duckworth, 226 pp., £24, January 1986, 0 7156 1970 5Show More
The Mirror of Myth: Classical Themes and Variations by Jasper Griffin.
Faber, 144 pp., £15, February 1986, 0 571 13805 5Show More
“... remained, in this respect, on the fringe of Europe. Then Thomas Gataker, who turned down the Mastership of Trinity, practised critical scholarship in his commentary on Marcus Aurelius, and John Pearson, an eminent theologian, who was successively Master of Jesus, Master of Trinity and Bishop of Chester, displayed it in brilliant emendations of the text of Aeschylus. In 1662 Richard Bentley, one of ...”