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A model of the kind of text one needs for lecture courses: the translation is extremely readable and made even more accessible by intelligent printing decisions (on dividing the text, spacing for clarification, etc.); the notes are kept to a minimum but appear when they are really needed for comprehension and are truly informative. And the introduction admirably presents both basic information and a sense of current scholarly opinion. --S. G. Nugent, Princeton Universityshow more

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  • Paperback | 109 pages
  • 136 x 212 x 6mm | 181.44g
  • Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
  • Cambridge, MA, United States
  • English, Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • 0872200760
  • 9780872200760
  • 336,972

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A fantastic book. Translation is graceful and elegant yet uncannily accurate. Footnotes very useful, especially for teaching purposes, and the price is surprisingly low. --Eve Browning Cole, University of Minnesotashow more

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