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Greek and Latin Letters An Anthology with Translation

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ISBN-10: 0521499437

ISBN-13: 9780521499439

Edition: 2003

Authors: Michael Trapp, P. E. Easterling, Philip Hardie, Richard Hunter, E. J. Kenney

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Numerous letters survive from the ancient world. In an anthology of Greek and Latin letters with English translation, full commentaries and introductions, Michael Trapp sheds light on many aspects of ancient life. The volume also provides a useful collection of material for those interested in ancient language.
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Book details

List price: $45.99
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/6/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 360
Size: 4.75" wide x 7.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

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Introduction
Private letters (1-60)
Public life and official correspondence (61-70)
Embedded letters (71-2)
Epistolary theory (73-6)
Commentary