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Apollonius of Rhodes Explained

Apollonius of Rhodes at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Greek poet and grammarian. He served as librarian of the famous Library of Alexandria. His Argonautica, a romantic epic in four books about the Argonauts, is derived from Homer and is noted for its fresh handling of old episodes, suggestive similes, and vivid descriptions of nature.