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The Laughter of Aphrodite: A Novel about Sappho of Lesbos

The Laughter of Aphrodite: A Novel about Sappho of Lesbos

by Peter Green

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Overview

"One of the best novels set in the Classical world."—Gore Vidal


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780520203402
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 12/28/1995
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 274
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Peter Green is Dougherty Centennial Professor of Classics at the University of Texas, Austin. A novelist and translator as well as a scholar, he is the author of many previous books, including Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography (1974; California, 1991) and Alexander to Actium: The Historical Evolution of the Hellenistic Age (California, 1990).

Table of Contents

Chapters I-XVI
On Sappho
Genealogical Table
Chronological Table of Events
 

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