2 edition of Ancient Athens. found in the catalog.
Ernest Arthur Gardner
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|Pagination||xvi, 579 p.|
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There is a famous story that they asked the Government of Athens to give them the originals of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides plays, which were probably preserved in some government storage. Athenians demanded an enormous deposit. Ptolemy payed the deposit, and did not return the manuscripts. (Probably sending copies back to Athens). lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines lines ff. This text is part of: Greek and Roman Materials. Greek Hexameter. Search the Perseus Catalog for: Editions/Translations.
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