Hugh Lloyd-Jones, 5 February 1987
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James Clark, 243 pp., £11.95, February 1986, 0 227 67872 9Show More
Latin Poets and Roman Life by Jasper Griffin.
Duckworth, 226 pp., £24, January 1986, 0 7156 1970 5Show More
The Mirror of Myth: Classical Themes and Variations by Jasper Griffin.
Faber, 144 pp., £15, February 1986, 0 571 13805 5Show More
“... in England, built around a detailed treatment of its three most celebrated figures, Professor Brink is concerned above all to describe and to make a case for the element of critical scholarship that Classical education may contain. Textual criticism is an important kind of critical scholarship, but it is not the only kind: one must discover what the ...”