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The Epic of Gilgamesh: A New Translation (Penguin Classics) Mass Market Paperback – September 1, 2000

3.8 out of 5 stars 16 ratings

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Humankind's first literary achievement...Andrew George provides an excellent critical and historical introduction. -- Independant on Sunday

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Andrew George is Reader in Assyriology at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies and Honorary Lecturer at the university's Institute of Archaeology. He has published extensively on Babylonian literature and religion.

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  • Item Weight : 8 ounces
  • Mass Market Paperback : 288 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0140447210
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0140447217
  • Dimensions : 5.16 x 0.73 x 7.7 inches
  • Publisher : Penguin Classics (September 1, 2000)
  • Language: : English
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