By H. J. Rose
A better half variation to Rose's A guide of Latin Literature, A instruction manual of Greek Literature is a superb source for someone who reads, reviews, teaches, or writes literature. The Handbook:
- is a transportable, cheap, and entire remedy of the authors, works and times
- includes astute and delicate analysis
- covers all authors, classical and post-classical, from Homer to Lucian
- contains a bibliography
- has an index of names, areas, and terms
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A Handbook of Greek Literature: From Homer to the Age of Lucian by H. J. Rose