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Old 02-12-2008, 07:20 PM   #13
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Re: What Are You Reading Right Now?

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Originally Posted by Avptallarita View Post
Woo hoo! For some reason I'm really curious to hear the thoughts of an Asian on this seminal Western text. Please do share your thoughts as you go through, Shun.
I'm actually on book IV now. Got the verse version just as you recommended. It's Allen Mandelbaum's translation, to be exact, and he did such a fine job on it. There's also a Glossary at the back in case I get confused will all those Greek names. And it only costs $5. Pretty sweet if you ask me.

And of course, I'm liking it a lot. I think I just might want to read a few poems after this. More thoughts to come once I'm done.
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