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This edition of the papyrus containing Didymos' comments on some of Demosthenes' speeches aims to provide the student with a new reading of the text, a facing translation that is carefully edited for those who cannot use the Greek to show what is extant and what is restored, and a detailed commentary that considers all issues related to the restoration of the text and to its historical content. All Greek is translated into English so that the discussion is fully accessible. In addition, throughout the introduction and commentary an attempt is made to arrive at a balanced appraisal of Didymos' position in the history of scholarship.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780199283590
ISBN-10: 0199283591
Format: Paperback
(214mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 6-Apr-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Phillip Harding

Phillip Harding is Emeritus Professor of Classics, University of British Columbia.

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