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Ancient Epic

3.75  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Ancient Epic offers a comprehensive and accessible introduction to six of the greatest ancient epics – Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, Vergil's Aeneid, Ovid's Metamorphoses, and Apollonius of Rhodes' Agonautica. Provides an accessible introduction to the ancient epic Offers interpretive analyses of poems within a comprehensive historical context Includes a detailed timeline, su ...more
ebook, 224 pages
Published February 13th 2012 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published 2009)
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Nov 29, 2016 Alex rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Though not quite as valuable as I had hoped it would be, Ancient Epic is an engaging book.
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