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Publisher Description

Pausanias’ ‘Description of Greece’ serves as a topographical guidebook, providing a tour of Attica, the Peloponnese and central Greece, spiced with historical accounts and digressions on the lost wonders of the ancient world. Delphi’s Ancient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of the Classical world, with both English translations and the original Greek texts.  This comprehensive eBook presents the complete extant works of Pausanias, with beautiful illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Pausanias’ life and works

* Features the complete extant works of Pausanias, in both English translation and the original Greek

* Concise introduction to the ‘Description of Greece’

* Includes W. H. S. Jones’ celebrated translation from the Loeb Classical Library edition of Pausanias’ works

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* Easily locate the books you want to read with individual contents tables

* Provides a special dual English and Greek text, allowing readers to compare the sections paragraph by paragraph – ideal for students

* Features a bonus biography – discover Pausanias’ ancient world

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres


Please note: some Kindle software programs cannot display Greek characters correctly; however the characters do display correctly on Kindle devices.


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CONTENTS:


The Translation

DESCRIPTION OF GREECE


The Greek Text

CONTENTS OF THE GREEK TEXT


The Dual Text

DUAL GREEK AND ENGLISH TEXT


The Biography

INTRODUCTION TO PAUSANIAS by W. H. S. Jones


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GENRE
History
RELEASED
2014
November 22
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
2,102
Pages
PUBLISHER
Delphi Classics
SIZE
14.7
MB

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