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  1. Classical Literature

    An Introduction

    Edited by Neil Croally, Roy Hyde

    Series: Aspects of Classical Civilization

    Classical Literature: An Introduction provides a series of essays on all the major authors of Greek and Latin literature, as well as on a number of writers less often read. An introductory chapter provides information on important general topics, such as poetic metres, patronage and symposia. The...

    Published May 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Aspects of Roman History 82BC–AD14

    A Source-based Approach

    By Mark Everson Davies, Hilary Swain

    Series: Aspects of Classical Civilization

    Aspects of Roman History 82BC–AD14 examines the political and military history of Rome and its empire in the Ciceronian and Augustan ages. It is an indispensable introduction to this central period of Roman History for all students of Roman history, from pre-university to undergraduate level. This...

    Published May 10th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Pliny on Art and Society

    The Elder Pliny's Chapters On The History Of Art

    By Jacob Isager

    Pliny sketches a theory of advancing moral decline and extravagance, in the course of which he gives a detailed account of six centuries of classical art and a fascinating sketch of the world of the rich Roman collector. Isager's is the first full treatment of this subject for over a hundred years....

    Published April 11th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Latin Verse Satire

    An Anthology and Reader

    Edited by Paul Allen Miller

    A wide variety of texts by the Latin satirists are presented here in a fully loaded resource to provide an innovative reading of satire's relation to Roman ideology. Brimming with notes, commentaries, essays and texts in translation, this book succeeds in its mission to help the student understand...

    Published August 8th 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Roman Book of Gardening

    By John Henderson

    The first book to look at this particular subject, The Roman Book of Gardening brings together an extraordinarily varied selection of texts on Roman horticulture, celebrating herb and vegetable gardening in verse and prose spanning five centuries. In vivid new translations by John Henderson,...

    Published January 7th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Who's Who in Classical Mythology

    3rd Edition

    By Michael Grant, John Hazel

    Who's Who in Classical Mythology is the most complete and detailed reference book of its kind. It offers scholarly, yet accessible accounts of those mythological tales surrounding such gods as Apollo, Zeus, Athena and Dionysus, and mortals such as Achilles, Odysseus, Jason, Aeneas, Romulus and...

    Published October 3rd 2001 by Routledge