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A Commentary on Quintus of Smyrna, Posthomerica 14

ISBN : 9780199565054

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¥16,434
Author: 
Katerina Carvounis
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
The Posthomerica, a Greek epic by Quintus of Smyrna believed to have been written in the third century AD, tells the story of the Trojan War beginning with the events immediately following the end of ... Read more

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Achilles in Love: Intertextual Studies

ISBN : 9780199603626

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¥19,173
Author: 
Marco Fantuzzi
Pages
338 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 221 mm
Pub date
Dec 2012
Achilles in Love: Intertextual Studies traces the escapades of Achilles' erotic history, whether in same-sex or opposite-sex relationships, and how they were developed and revealed, or elided and conc ... Read more

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Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy

ISBN : 9780195392890

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¥11,858
Author: 
Edith Hall
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
167 x 240 mm
Pub date
Jan 2013
Human sacrifice, a spirited heroine, a quest ending in a hairsbreadth escape, the touching reunion of long-lost siblings, and exquisite poetry-these features have historically made Euripides' Iphigeni ... Read more

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Aesop's Fables

ISBN : 9780199540754

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¥1,463
Author: 
Aesop; Laura Gibbs
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The story goes that a sow who had delivered a whole litter of piglets loudly accosted a lioness. "How many children do you breed?" asked the sow. "I breed only one", said the lioness, "but it is very ... Read more

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Ancient Greek Letter Writing: A Cultural History (600 BC- 150 BC)

ISBN : 9780199675593

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¥23,276
Author: 
Paola Ceccarelli
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
In this volume, Ceccarelli offers a history of the development of letter writing in ancient Greece from the archaic to the early Hellenistic period. Highlighting the specificity of letter-writing, as ... Read more

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Antigone: Oedipus the King; Electra: WITH Oedipus the King: AND Electra

ISBN : 9780199537174

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¥1,276
Author: 
Sophocles; H. D. F. Kitto; Edith Hall
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Love and loyalty, hatred and revenge, fear, deprivation, and political ambition: these are the motives which thrust the characters portrayed in these three Sophoclean masterpieces on to their collisio ... Read more

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Antiphon and Andocides: Speeches (Antiphontis et Andocidis Orationes)

ISBN : 9780199605477

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¥7,304
Author: 
Mervin R. Dilts; David J. Murphy
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
123 x 186 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
Series
Oxford Classical Texts
This first Oxford Classical Text of the speeches of Antiphon and Andocides aims to set the standard for a definitive text of the speeches that will serve for the next century. Taking into account all ... Read more

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Aratus and the Astronomical Tradition

ISBN : 9780199781683

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¥11,242
Author: 
Emma Gee
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Series
Classical Culture and Society
Why were the stars so important in Rome? Their literary presence far outweighs their role as a time-reckoning device, which was in any case superseded by the synchronization of the civil and solar yea ... Read more

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Aristophanes' Frogs

ISBN : 9780195327731

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¥4,455
Author: 
Mark Griffith
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
143 x 210 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Series
Oxford Approaches to Classical Literature
Aristophanes is widely credited with having elevated the classical art of comedy to the level of legitimacy and recognition that only tragedy had hitherto achieved. This book provides an invaluable co ... Read more

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Aristophanes' Wasps

ISBN : 9780190907402

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¥15,246
Author: 
Kenneth Rothwell
Pages
262 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
191 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
Aristophanes' Wasps (422 B.C.) is an entertaining comedy that plunges us into the life of a family in classical Athens, while treating themes that readers of any time and place can appreciate. A fath ... Read more

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