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Classics 256/356. The Ancient Romance

Stories of lovers destined to be separated and reunited, of pirates and thieves, false death and miraculous revival, of identity lost and found. From Homer's Odyssey through Daphnis and Chloe and The Ethiopian Tale to utopian and picaresque literature, Petronius' Satyricon and the historical fantasy The Romance of Alexander the Great.