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Digenis Akritis: The Grottaferrata and Escorial Versions

Digenis Akritis: The Grottaferrata and Escorial Versions - Unknown, Elizabeth Jeffreys, Peter Dronke This compares unfavorably with Gilgamesh. The cultures that produced them were very different of course but Digenis Akritis just doesn't attain the same kind of universality as the other epic. The story is also more episodic. The subtitle to my edition is awesome though "The Two Blood Border Lord".