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By R. L. Hunter

This 1983 ebook presents a significant glossy literary remedy of probably the simplest recognized of all surviving works of historical Greek fiction. Dr Hunter demonstrates the sophistication of this pastoral romance, a sophistication which he continues has frequently been assumed yet by no means effectively mentioned. proof for the identification of the writer and the date of composition also are considered.

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