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This is the second volume of a two-volume edition by Kramer of the Greek text of Strabo's Geography (the title of the edition -- Strabonis Geographica -- being given in Latin). This two-volume edition was called the 'editio minor' (Latin for 'shorter edition') to distinguish it from the editor's earlier three-volume edition (1844-52), in which a 'critical apparatus' had been given at the foot of each page to provide a record of variant manuscript readings.
The Geography is an immensely long work (sub-divided at the time of composition in the late first century BCE/early first century CE into seventeen 'books') describing the 'oecumene' or the 'inhabited world' -- effectively, the world familiar to the Greeks and Romans. The volume under review here contains Books 11-17 (Asia, India, Middle East, Egypt and Africa). More up-to-date editions of Strabo's Geography are available, in print and online. Go to the www.strabo.ca/editions.html.