The Second Sophistic. Tim Whitmarsh.

The Second Sophistic

Softcover, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. First Edition. Very Good. New Surveys in the Classics, No. 35. From the Introduction, "The 'Second Sophistic' is a phrase that is used widely, but often in radically divergent senses. This short book begins by exploring what modern scholars mean by the phrase, before turning to address the phenomenon so named by an ancient author, Flavius Philostratus." Ships same or next business day. Ex-library book with all the usual markings. Rough tear on head edge of full title page. Minor edge and shelf wear. Tiny bumps on spine ends. Small creases on corners. Lightly faded on front cover near spine. Light soiling to edges of pages. Text is clean. ; Greece & Rome, New Surveys in the Classics; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 106 pages. [Item #79698]

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