By Irene J.F. de Jong, René Nünlist
This can be the second one quantity of a brand new narratological historical past of historic Greek lietrature, which offers with features of time: the order during which occasions are narrated, the quantity of time dedicated to the naration, and the variety of occasions they're awarded.
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