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By Martin Hose,David Schenker

ISBN-10: 1444339427

ISBN-13: 9781444339420

A better half to Greek Literature offers a finished advent to the big variety of texts and literary kinds produced within the Greek language over the process a millennium starting from the sixth century BCE as much as the early years of the Byzantine Empire.

  • Features contributions from quite a lot of proven specialists and rising students of Greek literature
  • Offers finished insurance of the numerous genres and literary kinds produced by way of the traditional Greeks—including epic and lyric poetry, oratory, historiography, biography, philosophy, the radical, and technical literature
  • Includes readings that deal with the construction and transmission of old Greek texts, historical reception, person authors, and masses more
  • Explores the topic of historic Greek literature in cutting edge ways

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