The Art of Ancient Greece: Sources and Documents
This book, a companion volume to Professor Pollitt's The Art Of Rome: Sources And Documents, presents a comprehensive collection in translation of ancient literary evidence relating to Greek sculpture, paintings, architecture, and the decorative arts. Its purpose is to make this important evidence available to students who are not specialists in the Classical languages or Classical archaeology.
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