By A. Harden

This sourcebook provides approximately two hundred specially-translated Greek and Roman texts from Homer to Plutarch, revealing where of the animal within the ethical cognizance of the Classical period. Philosophical, historic, dramatic and poetic texts discover how animals have been appeared in all points of historic existence, from philosophy to farming.

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