Tradizione fedriana e tradizione orientale nela favolistica mediolatina - Status quaestionis

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Abstract

This paper bids a wide-ranging point of view on the latin fable during the Middle Agesand, particularly, on the works of Baldo (Novus Aesopus), John of Capua (Directoriumhumanae vitae) and Raymond of Béziers (Liber Kalilae et Dimnae) who, in differentways, was inspired by the Kalila and Dimna, an arabic translation of the indianPañchatantra. The paper is mainly dedicated to the general aspects of the problem andon the biographic and bibliographical matters of the three medieval authors, hoping forforthcoming studies and researchs.
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationLupus in Fabula. Fedro e la favola latina tra Antichità e Medioevo. Studi offerti a Ferruccio Bertini
Pages181-200
Number of pages20
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Publication series

NameTESTI E MANUALI PER L'INSEGNAMENTO UNIVERSITARIO DEL LATINO

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