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256 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198863342

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The Alexandra of Lykophron

Simon Hornblower

Oxford World's Classics

  • Alexandra relates the fortunes of the heroes of the Trojan War in the prophetic words of the Trojan princess Kassandra
  • A nuanced translation by an eminent classical scholar
  • Introduction looking at myth, language, religion, history of the text, dating, and authorship
  • Extensive explantory notes and select bibliography