The Idylls (Classics)

The Idylls (Classics)

By: Theocritus (author), Robert Wells (translator)Paperback

Up to 1 WeekUsually despatched within 1 week

Description

Theocritus (308-240 BC) was the most important of the Greek bucolic poets and the one who established for the pastoral its formal characteristics, setting and tone which it was to retain for centuries. His most distinctive poems or "idylls" evoke the life and rustic arts of the shepherds of his native Sicily, maintaining a balance between idealization and local realism.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780140448870
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 160
  • ID: 9780140448870
  • weight: 121
  • ISBN10: 014044887X

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close