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By Henry Lamar Crosby,John Nevin Schaeffer

ISBN-10: 0865165548

ISBN-13: 9780865165540

ISBN-10: 1258414309

ISBN-13: 9781258414306

Generations of scholars have came upon the long-lasting pleasures of historic Greek with this vintage textual content. Supplemented through routines, readings, and evaluate classes, it offers concise yet thorough assurance of grammatical kinds and syntax. scholars develop from the easy basics of the alphabet and declensions to the complexities of conditional sentences, they usually collect a Greek vocabulary of greater than six hundred simple words.
Each bankruptcy starts with a Greek motto, supplying insights into classical attitudes and values. interpreting choices comprise the works of Plato, Herodotus, and Homer in addition to excerpts from historical playwrights and the hot testomony. greater than one hundred twenty illustrations depict photographs of Greek tradition on the topic of archaeology, historical past, and literature. This accomplished advent additionally gains Greek-to-English and English-to-Greek glossaries, an entire grammatical appendix, and supplemental info on observe formation and etymology.

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