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Published: 14 March 2002

196 Pages | 1 map


ISBN: 9780198152897

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Achilles Tatius: Leucippe and Clitophon

Tim Whitmarsh and Introduction by Helen Morales

  • Recent revival of interest in the 'Greek novel'
  • Bizarre, erotic, and risque content
  • New translation, which aims to capture the exuberant varity of Achilles Tatius' writing
  • Includes an introduction which sets the text in its historical and literary contexts and detailed explanatory notes.
  • Influence of Leucippe and Clitophon on the literature of the Renaissance and the Early Modern novel