HERODOTUS; RAWLINSON, GEORGE, (TRANSLATION); GODOLPHIN, FRANCIS R. B. (INTRODUCTION ).
Title Herodotus: The Persian Wars.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.
Publisher Modern Library, New York: 1942.
Seller ID 43424X1
Herodotus, "The father of history," needs no introduction. His work is at once the greatest source for our knowledge of the ancient world, the first of histories in time, and stil the first in vivadcity, charm, and all the superlative qualities of the story teller's art, a book of travel, a book of folk-lore, a reference book, a text book, the bible of all readers of ancient history, and a story book for young and old; in short, it is one of the wonder-books of our civilizatio and deserves a place in every library and home. Translated into English from the Greek by George Rawlinson.
(Key Words: Persian Wars, Herodotus, Ancient History, George Rawlinson).