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The Milan Papyrus ( P. Mil. Volg. VIII. 309), containing a set of epigrams it seems that all by means of Posidippus of Pella, offers the most fascinating new additions to the corpus of Greek literature in a long time. It not just includes over a hundred formerly unknown epigrams through some of the most popular poets of the 3rd century BC, yet as an artefact it constitutes our earliest instance of a Greek poetry e-book. as well as a poetic translation of the full corpus of Posidippus' poetry, this quantity includes essays approximately Posidippus by way of specialists within the fields of papyrology, Hellenistic and Augustan literature, Ptolemaic background, and Graeco-Roman visible culture.

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