Zuruck zu den Wurzeln. Ob Ilias und Odyssee, Caesars Gallischer Krieg oder die Aneas-Sage - wer die Weltliteratur verstehen will, muss die antiken Klassiker kennen. In rund 1.000 Artikeln informiert das Lexikon anschaulich uber die gesamte griechische und romische Literatur. Kompakte Erlauterungen zu Gattungen wie Idylle, Tragodie, Lyrik, Epos, Metrik und rhetorischen Figuren fuhren zu den Ursprungen der Literatur. So viel Antike muss sein."
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