Re: Greek Grammar in Greek

From: Carl W. Conrad (
Date: Thu Mar 18 1999 - 09:48:52 EST

At 4:57 PM +0000 3/17/99, Mark Goodacre wrote:
>What do any of you make of the following? It is Boethetika Biblia: A
>Greek concise grammar by Euphylax Constantinos, web version beginning at:
>The ethos behind it is explained at:
>The author of the web version wrote to me and asked if I would consider
>adding a link. What do you think of it?

It is indeed classical Attic, and accompanying it at

is an illustrated text in the original of Lucian's (of Samosata) ONOS
("Ass"--this is the primary inspiration, I think, for the late Latin
classic "Golden Ass" of Apuleius.

Note that Boethetika Biblia has nothing to do with "Bible"; it is simply
Greek for "Book of Help."

Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics/Washington University
One Brookings Drive/St. Louis, MO, USA 63130/(314) 935-4018
Home: 7222 Colgate Ave./St. Louis, MO 63130/(314) 726-5649 OR

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