TITLE

Introduction

PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Lucian of Samosata in the Two Hesperias;1990, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the literary perspective and influence of Lucian of Samosata presented in the book "Lucian of Samosata in the Two Hesperias: An Essay in Literary and Cultural Translation," by Michael O. Zappala.
ACCESSION #
34536757

 

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