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Constellation myths with Aratus's 'Phaenomena'

Author: Robin Hard; Eratosthenes.; C Julius Hyginus; Aratus, Solensis.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This translation brings together ancient classical texts derived from Eratosthenes' handbook of astral mythology, Hyginus' guide to astronomy, and Aratus's astronomical poem Phaenomena to provide a  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Hard; Eratosthenes.; C Julius Hyginus; Aratus, Solensis.
ISBN: 9780198716983 0198716982
OCLC Number: 910177704
Description: 1 volume : illustration, maps ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Responsibility: Eratosthenes and Hyginus, Aratus ; translated with an introduction and notes by Robin Hard.

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A useful, inexpensive, and comprehensive vade-mecum of the mythology that surrounds the constellations * Colin Leach, Classics for All * Highly recommended. * Anna Maria Polidori, Al Femminile *

 
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