By S. P. Oakley
Professor Oakley's exposition of Books VI-X, offers comprehensively with all features of Livy's paintings, together with the literary constitution of his narrative, the old and topographical difficulties of the Samnite Wars, the poetical and archaic language occasionally plagued by Livy, and the varied textual problems
posed by means of the extant manuscripts. an intensive component of addenda and corrigenda includes revisions to the previous volumes.
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A Commentary on Livy, Books VI-X: Volume IV: Book X: 4 by S. P. Oakley