- Title Pages
- 1 Epic: A Genre in Stasis?
- 2 Elements of Mock Epic
- 3 Pope's <i>Dunciad</i> and its Successors
- 4 Voltaire's <i>La Pucelle</i>
- 5 The Fairy Way of Writing: Wieland
- 6 Mock Epic Domesticated: Goethe's <i>Herrmann und Dorothea</i>
- 7 Puritans into Revolutionaries: Butler's <i>Hudibras</i> and Ratschky's <i>Melchior Striegel</i>
- 8 Heroes in their Underclothes: Blumauer's Travesty of the <i>Aeneid</i>
- 9 Wars in Heaven: Parny's <i>La Guerre des dieux</i>
- 10 Byron's <i>Don Juan</i>
- 11 The Last Mock Epic? Heine's <i>Atta Troll</i>
- 12 Epilogue: A Future for Mock Epic? Spitteler, Kafka, Joyce
- Select Bibliography
- Mock-Epic Poetry from Pope to Heine
- Oxford University Press
Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.
If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.