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'Introducing the Ancient Greeks', by Edith Hall
It's more a survey of Greek thought and literature, and it would be useful to read this in conjunction with an anthology such as the The Greek Poets (Norton), so you can catch Callimachus or Alcman as they go flashing by.
Classical Literature by Richard Jenkyns, review: 'a parade of value judgements'
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The love song and its complex gender history
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