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The Argonautica

With Parallel Greek Text

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Author:
Translator:R.C. Seaton
Book date:300 BCE
Word count: 101,096 Words
Characters: 682,239 Characters
Read Level: 3, Not Easy
Added on: 2012-06-03

Short Introduction:

The Argonautica tells the story of the journey of Jason and the Argonauts to the land of Colchis in search of the Golden Fleece. The story of the Argonauts was a traditional cycle of myths which Apollonius of Rhodes wove into this saga at the turn of the third century BCE. Apollonius, born about 270 BC, was a librarian at the great Library of Alexandria.

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