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The voyage of the Argo : the Argonautica of Gaius Valerius Flaccus

Author: Gaius Valerius Flaccus; David R Slavitt
Publisher: Baltimore ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is this kind of droll surprise that drew me to undertake the translation of a work that is not, I freely confess, well known."-David Slavitt

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Genre/Form: Epic poetry
Poetry
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Valerius Flaccus, Gaius, active 1st century.
Voyage of the Argo.
Baltimore ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607356779
Named Person: Jason, (Mythological character); Medea, consort of Aegeus King of Athens (Mythological character); Jason, (Mythological character); Medea, consort of Aegeus King of Athens (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gaius Valerius Flaccus; David R Slavitt
ISBN: 0801861772 9780801861772 0801861780 9780801861789
OCLC Number: 40964884
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
Description: x, 165 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Argonautica.
Responsibility: translated by David R. Slavitt.
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A playful version of Valerius that is accessible and enjoyable. -- Robert V. Albis New England Classical Journal

 
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