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A Study of Daphnis and Chloe (Cambridge Classical Studies) by R. L. Hunter

By R. L. Hunter

This 1983 ebook offers a significant glossy literary therapy of might be the simplest identified of all surviving works of historical Greek fiction. Dr Hunter demonstrates the sophistication of this pastoral romance, a sophistication which he keeps has frequently been assumed yet by no means appropriately mentioned. proof for the id of the writer and the date of composition also are considered.

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