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The Voyage of Argo by Apollonius of Rhodes
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Jun 19, 2007

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It is too bad that this is a prose translation of a very intricate bit of Greek poetry. Apollonius works best when describing some of the scenes in his work, but does not do a very good job tying everything together. However, it is an essential read to complement Vergil, as the work very clearly influenced the much more polished Aeneid.

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