Description of Greece, Volume I: Books 1-2 (Attica and Corinth) (Loeb Classical Library)

Description of Greece, Volume I: Books 1-2 (Attica and Corinth) (Loeb Classical Library)

by Pausanias
     
 

Pausanias (fl. 150 CE), one of the Roman world’s great travelers, sketches in Description of Greece the history, geography, landmarks, legends, and religious cults of all the important Greek cities. He shares his enthusiasm for great sites, describing them with care and an accuracy confirmed by comparison with monuments that still stand today.See more details below

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Pausanias (fl. 150 CE), one of the Roman world’s great travelers, sketches in Description of Greece the history, geography, landmarks, legends, and religious cults of all the important Greek cities. He shares his enthusiasm for great sites, describing them with care and an accuracy confirmed by comparison with monuments that still stand today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674991040
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1918
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #93
Edition description:
8th printing/1st pub.1918
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
944,698
Product dimensions:
4.30(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Bibliographical Addendum

Preface

Introduction

Description of Greece

Book I. Attica

Book II. Corinth

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