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Daphnis and Chloe

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 128 Ratings and 18 Reviews

Book Description
A tender novel describing eager and inept young love, Daphnis and Chloe tells the story of a baby boy and girl who are discovered separately, two years apart, alone and exposed on a Greek mountainside. Taken in by a goatherd and a shepherd respectively, and raised near the town of Mytilene, they grow to maturity unaware of one another's existence until the mischievous god of love, Eros, creates in... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (14 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages128
Publication Date06/06/1989
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About Longus (Author) : Longus is a published author. Some of the published credits of Longus include Daphnis and Chloe (Oxford World's Classics).
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About Paul Turner (Introduction, Translator) : Paul Turner is a published author and an editor. Some of the published credits of Paul Turner include Compl Wks Rbt Browning 14 (Complete Works Robert Browning), Gulliver's Travels (Oxford World's Cla... more
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7/6/2009 Stephanie Vela said: Does anyone know the history of this publication? I know the bare bones of it; pub by Braziller, the trade ed published in slip case. However I need to know more details. Thanks

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