The Argonautika, by Rhodios, Apollonios
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- ISBN: 9780520253933 | 0520253930
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/4/2008
The Argonautika,the only surviving epic of the Hellenistic era, is a retelling of the tale ofJason and the Golden Fleece,probably the oldest extant Greek myth. Peter Green's lively, readable verse translation captures the swift narrative movement of Apollonios's epic Greek. This expanded paperback edition contains Green's lively and incisive commentary, introduction, and glossary.