The Argonautika: Expanded Edition by Apollonios RhodiosThe Argonautika: Expanded Edition by Apollonios Rhodios

The Argonautika: Expanded Edition

byApollonios RhodiosTranslated byPeter GreenIntroduction byPeter Green

Paperback | January 4, 2008

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The Argonautika,the only surviving epic of the Hellenistic era, is a retelling of the tale ofJason and the Golden Fleece,probably the oldest extant Greek myth. Peter Green's lively, readable verse translation captures the swift narrative movement of Apollonios's epic Greek. This expanded paperback edition contains Green's incisive commentary, introduction, and glossary.

Alternate spelling: Argonautica, Apollonius Rhodius
Peter Greenis Dougherty Centennial Professor of Classics at the University of Texas, Austin. His other books available from UC Press includeAlexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C., The Greco-Persian Wars,andThe Poems of Catullus.
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Title:The Argonautika: Expanded EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:524 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.3 inPublished:January 4, 2008Publisher:University of California PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0520253930

ISBN - 13:9780520253933

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