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Published: 21 November 2019

306 Pages


ISBN: 9780198849902

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Batrachomyomachia (Battle of the Frogs and Mice)

Introduction, Text, Translation, and Commentary

Matthew Hosty

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Presents a new readable and usable Greek text of the poem based on a fresh collation of the most important early manuscripts
  • Includes a facing English verse translation, making the poem accessible to readers at all levels of familiarity with ancient Greek
  • Contains the first detailed commentary in English aimed at advanced scholars and researchers