A History Of Greek Literature (1886) by Jevons, Frank Byron [Classics]

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Post by LectorRecitator » December 22nd, 2018, 4:32 pm

HISTORY OF ANCIENT GREEK LITERATURE – 06/10

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∙ Title: A History Of Greek Literature. From The Earliest Period To The Death Of Demosthenes
∙ Author: Jevons, Frank Byron (1858–1936) Tutor in the University of Durham
∙ Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
∙ Date/Edition/Impression: 1886

Description

A well written and detailed study examining the course of Ancient Greek literature from the Pre-classical to the Hellenistic period.

Readability Information

478 pages divided into 34 chapters of short & moderate length, plus 3 pages of Introductory and 2 pages of Preface. No illustrations or maps in text
Total: 483 Pages

Lector Recitator’s Readability Rating

Not in regards to Subject Matter or Overall Length, but Structure
(i.e., Division of written material into Chapters/Sections & Subchapters/Subsections and their individual length)

∙ 1/5: Laborious
∙ 2/5: Challenging
3/5: Readable ←
∙ 4/5: Quite Readable
∙ 5/5: Exceedingly Readable

Links

https://archive.org/details/ahistorygreekli03jevogoog/page/n8

https://archive.org/details/historyofgreekli00jevorich/page/n5
«ὁ δὲ ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ»/"the unexamined life is not worth living"

(Plato, Apology: 38a. Translated by H. N. Fowler)

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