By Maureen Ash
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whilst a cake kills a squire, the fortress governor enlists assistance from Templar Bascot de Marins. yet as homicide spreads past the fort partitions, he wonders whether it is actually the paintings of a deadly grasp of toxins.
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The style is easy, fluid, and bouncy, and Tzetzes intrudes himself and his name often, posing, arguing, showing oﬀ, and pouting. He knew how to write in a lively way. I suppose one could read through the Histories as they are and learn (or review) much about ancient history. But that is not how this huge text was meant to be used. 67 The Letters are written in a more elevated For the training and duties of imperial princesses, see Connor (2004) c. 10. 471–779. In general, see Wendel (1948) 1992–2000.
35 For Gregory Pardos in general, see Kominis (1960) esp. 61–73 for On the Dialects; also Bolognesi (1953), a positive verdict; Hunger (1978) v. 2, 29–33; Wilson (1983a) 187– 190 (typically negative); Dickey (2007) 82–83. It is preposterous to judge this work by the critical standards of modern linguistics and peer-reviewed publication (though this is frequently done for the purpose of putting down Byzantine scholarship). 36 Kominis (1960) 20 n. 2. , Davies (2002). 16 anthony kaldellis Gregory’s main rhetorical commentary was on Hermogenes’ Περ δου δειν τητος (On Method of Forceful Style).
2, 62–63; in general, Wendel (1948) 1978–1982. 71 Cf. Webb (1997) for teaching grammar from scholia; Budelmann (2002) 158–161 for Tzetzes on the Iliad. 68 69 classical scholarship in twelfth-century byzantium 31 composed a deliberately antiquarian poem that begged for commentary, as the Tzetzian poem at the end of the scholia admits; it baited scholars to show oﬀ their knowledge. In his scholion on Aristophanes, Frogs 897, Tzetzes tells a story which implies that text and scholia were read aloud by him to an audience of either students or colleagues, some (or all) of whom had their own copies of the text, and that corrections were made.