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Learning Latin the ancient way: Latin textbooks from the ancient world

Dickey, E. (2016) Learning Latin the ancient way: Latin textbooks from the ancient world. Cambridge University Press, pp197. ISBN 9781107093607

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A collection of Latin textbooks used by Greek speakers in the Roman empire, translated and annotated for modern readers. Includes reading material such as dialogues, phrasebooks, Colloquia of the Hermeneumata Pseudodositheana, stories about the Trojan war, Aesop's fables, legal treatises, and model letters; grammatical works from Dositheus and Charisius; glossaries/lexica; prose compostion exercises; alphabets. Some texts are transliterated.

Item Type:Book
Refereed:Yes
Divisions:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Humanities > Classics
ID Code:55207
Publisher:Cambridge University Press

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