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Reading Latin: Grammar and Exercises, Second Edition

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Reading Latin: Grammar and Exercises, Second Edition by Peter Jones and Keith Sidwell

Reading Latin, first published in 1986, is a bestselling Latin course designed to help mature beginners read classical Latin fluently and intelligently. It does this in three ways: it encourages the reading of continuous texts from the start; it offers generous help with translation at every stage; and it integrates the learning of classical Latin with an appreciation of the influence of the Latin language upon English and European culture from antiquity to the present.

The Text and Vocabulary, richly illustrated, consists at the start of carefully graded adaptations from original classical Latin texts. The adaptations are gradually phased out until unadulterated prose and verse can be read. The accompanying Grammar and Exercises volume completes the course by supplying all the grammatical help needed, and the second edition has been fully revised and updated. It has also been extensively redesigned to make it clearer and easier to navigate.

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Product Description

Reading Latin: Grammar and Exercises, Second Edition by Peter Jones and Keith Sidwell

Reading Latin, first published in 1986, is a bestselling Latin course designed to help mature beginners read classical Latin fluently and intelligently. It does this in three ways: it encourages the reading of continuous texts from the start; it offers generous help with translation at every stage; and it integrates the learning of classical Latin with an appreciation of the influence of the Latin language upon English and European culture from antiquity to the present.

The Text and Vocabulary, richly illustrated, consists at the start of carefully graded adaptations from original classical Latin texts. The adaptations are gradually phased out until unadulterated prose and verse can be read. The accompanying Grammar and Exercises volume completes the course by supplying all the grammatical help needed, and the second edition has been fully revised and updated. It has also been extensively redesigned to make it clearer and easier to navigate.

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Additional Information
Book Genre Reference
Book Format Unabridged
Binding Paperback
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Number of pages 480
Dimensions 17.4 x 2.1 x 24.7 cm
ISBN 9781107632264
Date of Publication October 2016
Language Latin
Level Beginner
Media Type Book
Key Benefits
  • Read classical Latin fluently and intelligently
  • Specifically aimed at adult beginner learners of Latin
  • Particularly useful textbook for the adult self-learner
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