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Product Description: Pliny's Panegyricus (AD 100) survives as a unique example of senatorial rhetoric from the early Roman Empire. It offers an eyewitness account of the last years of Domitian's principate, the reign of Nerva and Trajan's early years, and it communicates a detailed senatorial view on the behaviour expected of an emperor...read more
By Paul Roche (editor)

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9781107009059 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2011, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Pliny's Panegyricus (AD 100) survives as a unique example of senatorial rhetoric from the early Roman Empire.

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9781107526501 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 14, 2015, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: Pliny's Panegyricus (AD 100) survives as a unique example of senatorial rhetoric from the early Roman Empire.

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Product Description: This comprehensive compilation of Aristophanes' texts, "The Complete Plays of Aristophanes" contains eleven unique stories all penned by the famously witty Greek playwright. His works are also important because they are some of the last remaining forms of Old Comedy in existence...read more

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9781420947601 | Digireads.Com, January 31, 2013, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This comprehensive compilation of Aristophanes' texts, "The Complete Plays of Aristophanes" contains eleven unique stories all penned by the famously witty Greek playwright.
9780451214096 | New Amer Library, January 31, 2005, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Presents a lively new translation of the eleven surviving satirical plays of the great ancient Greek playwright, including such comedy classics as The Birds, Lysistrata, The Clouds, The Frogs, and The Wasps.

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Product Description: From the awe-inspiring story of the Creation to the defeats and triumphs of the Children of Israel and the life, death, and Resurrection of Jesus, here are the greatest accounts from the greatest book ever written, presented in an accessible form for contemporary readers...read more
By Bruce Chilton (other contributor) and Paul Roche

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9780451531926 | Signet Classic, August 1, 2012, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: From the awe-inspiring story of the Creation to the defeats and triumphs of the Children of Israel and the life, death, and Resurrection of Jesus, here are the greatest accounts from the greatest book ever written, presented in an accessible form for contemporary readers.

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From the story of Creation to the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus, this collection of stories, complemented by detailed annotations brings to life the great tales of the Old and New Testament, including the saga of Joseph, the fall of Jericho, the battle between David and Goliath, the Nativity, and more. Reissue.

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9780451528216, titled "The Bible's Greatest Stories" | Signet Classic, December 1, 2001, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: From the story of Creation to the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus, this collection of stories, complemented by detailed annotations brings to life the great tales of the Old and New Testament.
9780451627797 | Rei edition (New Amer Library, February 1, 1996), cover price $6.99 | also contains Heart of Darkness, Heart of Darkness, Heart of Darkness, Heart of Darkness | About this edition: Roche has combined his scholar's knowledge and poet's sensibility to produce a remarkable new rendering of the Bible's greatest tales--casting them into contemporary English while preserving the rhythms, cadences, and verbal balances of the original text.

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Product Description: Revising and updating his classic 1958 translation, Paul Roche captures the dramatic power and intensity, the subtleties of meaning, and the explosive emotions of Sophocles' great Theban trilogy. In vivid, poetic language, he presents the timeless story of a noble family moving toward catastrophe, dragged down from wealth and power by pride, cursed with incest, suicide, and murder...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Paul Roche (editor) and Sophocles

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9780452011670 | Plume, May 1, 1996, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Revising and updating his classic 1958 translation, Paul Roche captures the dramatic power and intensity, the subtleties of meaning, and the explosive emotions of Sophocles' great Theban trilogy.
9789990854299 | Plume, May 1, 1996, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Sophocles
By Paul Roche (trans) and Sophocles

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9780451531537 | Signet Classic, May 4, 2010, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Sophocles
9780451527844 | Reissue edition (Signet Classic, March 1, 2001), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Collects the full texts of Sophocles' seven ancient Greek plays, including updated translations of 'Oedipus the King,' 'Antigone,' and 'The Women of Trachis,' as well as stage directions and prefaces to each play.

Reinforced:

9780606214414 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $15.60 | About this edition: Collects the full texts of Sophocles' seven ancient Greek plays, including updated translations of 'Oedipus the King,' 'Antigone,' and 'The Women of Trachis,' as well as stage directions and prefaces to each play.

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Product Description: This is a full-scale edition (the first in nearly 70 years) of the first book of Lucan's De Bello Civili, an important and influential epic poem written in the 60s AD, which recounts the civil war between Julius Caesar and Pompey in the years 49-45 BC...read more
By Paul Roche (editor)

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9780199556991 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 13, 2009, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This is a full-scale edition (the first in nearly 70 years) of the first book of Lucan's De Bello Civili, an important and influential epic poem written in the 60s AD, which recounts the civil war between Julius Caesar and Pompey in the years 49-45 BC.

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Outstanding new renditions of four great plays by the great ancient Greek comic playwright include A Parliament of Women, The Frogs, Plutus, and Lysistrata, the dramatist's masterful study of the war between the sexes. Original.
By Aristophanes and Paul Roche (trans)

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9780451529312 | Signet Classic, May 1, 2004, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Presents new translations of four plays by the ancient Greek comic playwright including 'A Parliament of Women,' 'The Frogs,' 'Plutus,' and 'Lysistrata,' the dramatist's study of the war between the sexes.

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Presents fresh translations of ten immortal plays in verse by the ancient Greek dramatist, including 'Electra,' 'Medea,' and 'The Trojan Women,' accompanied by scene headings, stage directions, introductions, and a glossary of people, gods, and places. Original. (view table of contents)
By Paul Roche (trans)

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9780451527004 | Signet Classic, October 1, 1998, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Presents fresh translations of ten immortal plays in verse by the ancient Greek dramatist, including 'Electra,' 'Medea,' and 'The Trojan Women,' accompanied by scene headings, stage directions, introductions, and a glossary of people, gods, and places.

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Product Description: Three plays by Aeschylus comprising the Oresteia--the story of Orestes. Includes "Agamemnon", "The Libation Bearers" and "The Eumenides". (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Paul Roche (trans)

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9780452011663 | Reprint edition (Plume, May 1, 1996), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Three plays by Aeschylus comprising the Oresteia--the story of Orestes.

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Product Description: The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone, written by legendary author Sophocles, is widely considered to be among the greatest classic texts of all time. These great classics will surely attract a whole new generation of readers...read more
By Paul Roche (trans)

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9780451628473 | Revised edition (New Amer Library, May 1, 1995), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone, written by legendary author Sophocles, is widely considered to be among the greatest classic texts of all time.

Reinforced:

9780606011648 | Demco Media, May 1, 1995, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: A verse translation of the classic Greek trilogy about the tragic fate of a Theban king and the conflicting loyalties of his proud daughter

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Product Description: Called the "Tenth Muse" by the ancients, Greece's greatest female lyric poet Sappho (ca. 610-580 b.c.e.) spent the majority of her life on the famed island of Lesbos. Passionate and breathtaking, Sappho's poems survive only in fragments following religious conspiracies to silence her...read more

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9781573922517 | Prometheus Books, January 1, 1999, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Called the "Tenth Muse" by the ancients, Greece's greatest female lyric poet Sappho (ca.
9780451525352 | Reprint edition (New Amer Library, May 1, 1991), cover price $4.95 | also contains Fsharp Course Book | About this edition: Called the "Tenth Muse" by the ancients, Greece's greatest female lyric poet Sappho (ca.
9780865160361, titled "Love Songs of Sappho" | Bolchazy Carducci Pub, June 1, 1984, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Called the "Tenth Muse" by the ancients, Greece's greatest female lyric poet Sappho (ca.

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Product Description: In his Prometheus Bound, the ancient Greek playwright Aeschylus presents the dramatic conflict between the free spirit of human progress and the limitations set by divine law. Prometheus was chained to a mountain, sentenced to endure a hideous and eternal torture for wresting fire from the gods to bring it to earth...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780865162389 | Reprint edition (Bolchazy Carducci Pub, July 1, 1990), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In his Prometheus Bound, the ancient Greek playwright Aeschylus presents the dramatic conflict between the free spirit of human progress and the limitations set by divine law.
9780865160323 | Bolchazy Carducci Pub, June 1, 1984, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: In his Prometheus Bound, the ancient Greek playwright Aeschylus presents the dramatic conflict between the free spirit of human progress and the limitations set by divine law.

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Product Description: "Laughter is the unfailing salve, the right antidote to false proportions," writes Paul Roche. "[Plautus] made comedy what it is today. He inspired the farce, the burlesque, the slapstick from the third century B.C. right down to A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Paul Roche (trans)

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9780865160354 | Bolchazy Carducci Pub, June 1, 1984, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: "Laughter is the unfailing salve, the right antidote to false proportions," writes Paul Roche.

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