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Fasti

ISBN : 9780192824110

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¥1,826
Author: 
Ovid; Anne Wiseman; Peter Wiseman
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2013
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Times and their reasons, arranged in order through the Latin year, and constellations sunk beneath the earth and risen, I shall sing.' Ovid's poetical calendar of the Roman year is both a day by d ... Read more

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Flavian Epic

ISBN : 9780199650668

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¥17,347
Author: 
Antony Augoustakis
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
The epics of the three Flavian poets-Silius Italicus, Statius, and Valerius Flaccus-have, in recent times, attracted the attention of scholars, who have re-evaluated the particular merits of Flavian p ... Read more

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Forgotten Stars: Rediscovering Manilius' Astronomica

ISBN : 9780199586462

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¥20,999
Author: 
Steven J. Green; Katharina Volk
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 222 mm
Pub date
Mar 2011
The Astronomica of Manilius is a poem in five books, at least partly written under the Emperor Augustus, which purports to teach the reader the art of astrology and the means by which an accurate horo ... Read more

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Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Apr 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Plautus was the single greatest influence on Western comedy. Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors and Moliere's The Miser are two subsequent classics directly based on Plautine originals. Plautus himself bo ... Read more

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Framing the Ass: Literary Texture in Apuleius' Metamorphoses

ISBN : 9780199602681

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¥13,882
Author: 
S. J. Harrison
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
223 x 147 mm
Pub date
Jun 2013
Complementing Harrison's previous volume, Apuleius: A Latin Sophist, this book studies one of the few extant Latin novels from the Roman Empire, Apuleius' Metamorphoses or Golden Ass. Harrison shows t ... Read more

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From Poetry to History: Selected Papers

ISBN : 9780199608652

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¥24,189
Author: 
A. J. Woodman
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 221 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
From Poetry to History offers twenty-five selected papers by the leading Latin scholar A. J. Woodman, and focuses on Latin poetry and historiography from the mid-first century BC to the early second c ... Read more

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Gendering Time in Augustan Love Elegy

ISBN : 9780199652396

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¥15,884
Author: 
Hunter H. Gardner
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
145 x 222 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Series
Oxford Studies in Classical Literature and Gender Theory
Gendering Time in Augustan Love Elegy examines how and why time appears to affect men and women differently in Latin love elegy. Considering the genre's brief flowering during the Augustan Principate, ... Read more

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Georgics

ISBN : 9780199538836

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¥1,463
Author: 
Virgil; Peter Fallon
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Feb 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
A countryman cleaves earth with his crooked plough. Such is the labour of his life. So he sustains his native land ...' Virgil's affectionate poem of the land does not admit brief excerpts, any more t ... Read more

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God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination

ISBN : 9780199675524

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¥8,305
Author: 
Richard Jenkyns
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination is a unique exploration of the relationship between the ancient Romans' visual and literary cultures and their imagination. Drawing on a vast range of anc ... Read more

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Graffiti and the Literary Landscape in Roman Pompeii

ISBN : 9780199684618

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¥16,984
Author: 
Kristina Milnor
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
144 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
In this volume, Milnor considers how the fragments of textual graffiti which survive on the walls of the Roman city of Pompeii reflect and refract the literary world from which they emerged. Focusing ... Read more

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