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A fiercely independent thinker, colorful storyteller, and spirited teacher, David Grene devoted his life to two things: farming, which he began as a boy in Ireland and continued into old age; and classics, which he taught for several decades that culminated in his translating and editing, with Richmond Lattimore, the Complete Greek Tragedies. In this charming memoir, which he wrote before his death in 2002 at the age of eighty-nine, Grene weaves together these interests to tell a quirky and absorbing story of the ...

Of Farming and Classics: A Memoir 2008, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226308029

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Of Farming and Classics: A Memoir 2006, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226308012