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Classics in Translation

Classics in Translation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Jones, Peter

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Introducing the work of 20 of the ancient world's greatest authors, this work presents brief, readable essays, fully illustrated with quotations from modern (and some ancient) translations. The writers covered include Homer, Sappho, Herodotus, the Greek tragedians, the comic poet...s, sexy and subtle love poets such as Catullus, and vicious but witty satirists like Martial and Juvenal.
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ISBN 9780715628683
Released NZ 1 May 2011
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780715628683
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Bristol Classical Press
Released 1 May 2011
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Jones, Peter
Category Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval
Number of Pages 162
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 8mm
Dewey Code 880.9
Weight 196g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Classical literature, Translations into English, History and criticism
NBS Text Literary Criticism
ONIX Text General/trade