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- DescriptionWritten by a Greek traveller in the second century for a principally Roman audience, Pausanias' Guide to Greece is a comprehensive guidebook concentrating on buildings, tombs and statues. It describes the myths, religious beliefs and historical background behind the monuments considered. This, second of two volumes, explores Southern Greece.
- Author BiographyPausanias was a Greek geographer and native of Lydia who explored Greece, Macedonia, Asia and Africa, before settling in Rome. Pausanias is believed to have lived in the second half of the second century A.D. and is thought by some historians to have been a doctor as well as a scholar.
- PublisherPenguin Books Ltd
- Date of Publication29/03/1979
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintPenguin Classics
- Content Noteillustrations, map, bibliography
- Weight405 g
- Width129 mm
- Height198 mm
- Spine31 mm
- Illustrator(s)John Newberry,Jeffery Lacey
- Translated byPeter Levi
- Format DetailsB-format paperback
- Edition Statement2nd Revised edition
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