Product Description: The Thebaid, a Latin epic in twelve books by Statius (c. 45â96 C. E.) reexamines events following the abdication of Oedipus, focusing on the civil war between the brothers Eteocles, King of Thebes, and Polynices, who comes at the head of an army from Argos to claim his share of royal power...read more
Product Description: Illustrated prose translation of the epic poem with pedagogical apparatus for make reading this important work a joy. The text is complete with an introductory essay, glossary, and an appendix detailing the tabulation of the gods...read more
9781585100774 | Focus Pub R Pullins & Co, October 1, 2003, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Illustrated prose translation of the epic poem with pedagogical apparatus for make reading this important work a joy.
9780521286947 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1983, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The selections from Pliny, Virgil and Roman and Greek myth allow students to work with short extracts to practice their skills in unprepared translation.