Heliodorus: An Ethiopian Romance / Edition 1

Heliodorus: An Ethiopian Romance / Edition 1

by Moses Hadas
     
 

The Romance novel didn't begin with Kathleen Woodiwiss or even with the Bronte sisters. By the time Heliodorus wrote his Aethiopica—or Ethiopian Romance—in the third century, the genre was already impressively developed.

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Overview

The Romance novel didn't begin with Kathleen Woodiwiss or even with the Bronte sisters. By the time Heliodorus wrote his Aethiopica—or Ethiopian Romance—in the third century, the genre was already impressively developed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812216721
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
733,454
Product dimensions:
0.65(w) x 5.00(h) x 8.00(d)

Meet the Author

Moses Hadas (1900-1966) was Jay Professor of Greek at Columbia University. Well known for his translations of and interpretive works about classical literature, he was also the author of general histories of Greek and Latin literatures and editor of the Modern Library editions of Tacitus, Cicero, the Greek poets, and Caesar.

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