Harpercollins Latin Concise Dictionary

Harpercollins Latin Concise Dictionary

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A New Look at Language

The complete Latin dictionary and grammar — two books in one

Comprehensive treatment of the vocabulary of texts read in high school and college

Full step-by-step Latin grammar section

Detailed verb tables covering 120 regular verbs and more than 300 irregular verbs

Supplements on Roman history, life, and

Overview

A New Look at Language

The complete Latin dictionary and grammar — two books in one

Comprehensive treatment of the vocabulary of texts read in high school and college

Full step-by-step Latin grammar section

Detailed verb tables covering 120 regular verbs and more than 300 irregular verbs

Supplements on Roman history, life, and culture

Special section of Latin words and phrases used in contemporary English: carpe diem, quid pro quo, etc.

All the information you need to know to translate the classics by Virgil, Livy, or Cicero

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780060536909
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
06/12/2003
Series:
Collins Language Series
Edition description:
Bilingual
Pages:
600
Sales rank:
188,955
Product dimensions:
5.15(w) x 7.71(h) x 1.21(d)

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HarperCollins Latin Concise Dictionary


By Aldous HarperCollins

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Copyright © 2006 Aldous HarperCollins
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Introduction

Whether you are learning Latin for the first time or wish to "brush up" what you learned some time ago, this dictionary is designed to help you understand Latin and to express yourself in Latin, if you so wish.

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