A spouse to Greek Literature provides a entire advent to the wide variety of texts and literary types produced within the Greek language over the process a millennium starting from the sixth century BCE as much as the early years of the Byzantine Empire.
• positive aspects contributions from quite a lot of validated specialists and rising students of Greek literature
• bargains accomplished assurance of the numerous genres and literary varieties produced by way of the traditional Greeks--including epic and lyric poetry, oratory, historiography, biography, philosophy, the radical, and technical literature
• contains readings that tackle the creation and transmission of historic Greek texts, ancient reception, person authors, and masses extra
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