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Jason and the golden fleece: the Argonautica

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Clarendon Press ;
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This is a new translation of the only extant Greek epic poem to bridge the gap between Homer and late antiquity. A major critical re-evaluation of the poem is now under way among classicists and scholars in the field of comparative literature. This volume offers the first scholarly translation into English for many years, combining readability with accuracy and an attention to detail that will be helpful to readers both with and without Greek. The explanatory notes and accompanying maps provide all necessary background information to enjoy the poem, while a comprehensive introductory essay situates the poem in its cultural and historical context.
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subject_facet Argonauts (Greek mythology) -- Poetry, Epic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English, Jason -- (Mythological character) -- Poetry, Medea, -- consort of Aegeus, King of Athens (Mythological character) -- Poetry, Poetry
title_display Jason and the golden fleece : the Argonautica
title_full Jason and the golden fleece : the Argonautica / Apollonius of Rhodes ; translated, with introduction and explanatory notes by Richard Hunter
title_short Jason and the golden fleece :
title_sub the Argonautica
topic_facet Argonauts (Greek mythology), Epic poetry, Greek, Jason, Medea