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Liviana: Studies on Livy

ISBN : 9780198824688

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¥10,956
Author: 
John Briscoe
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2018
Written to accompany the author's Oxford Classical Texts edition of Livy, Books 21-25 (OUP, 2016), this volume opens with a survey of the history of editing of Livy from the editio princeps up to the ... Read more

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Lucan

ISBN : 9780199277230

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¥9,317
Author: 
Charles Tesoriero; Frances Muecke; Tamara Neal
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
137 x 215 mm
Pub date
Jan 2010
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
This book makes available in convenient form a selection of seminal articles on the Roman poet Lucan's grim epic, written in the time of Nero, on the world-changing civil war between Caesar and Pompey ... Read more

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Lucretius and the Early Modern

ISBN : 9780198713845

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¥15,158
Author: 
David Norbrook; Stephen Harrison; Philip Hardie
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 219 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
Series
Classical Presences
The rediscovery in the fifteenth century of Lucretius' De rerum natura was a challenge to received ideas. The poem offered a vision of the creation of the universe, the origins and goals of human life ... Read more

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Lucretius: Poetry, Philosophy, Science

ISBN : 9780199605408

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¥18,073
Author: 
Daryn Lehoux; A.D. Morrison; Alison Sharrock
Pages
338 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 222 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Lucretius' didactic masterpiece De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things) is one of the most brilliant and powerful poems in the Latin language, a passionate attempt at dispelling humanity's fear of d ... Read more

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Macrobii Ambrosii Theodosii Saturnalia

ISBN : 9780199571192

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¥7,755
Author: 
Robert A. Kaster
Pages
600 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
131 x 194 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
Series
Oxford Classical Texts
The Saturnalia, Macrobius' encyclopaedic celebration of Roman culture, has been prized since the Renaissance as a treasure trove of ancient lore, much of it otherwise unattested. Cast in the form of ... Read more

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Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 215 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
Series
Clarendon Ancient History Series
Besides his renowned prosecution of Gaius Verres, Cicero also appeared as defence counsel in a number of cases in which former governors were accused of misconduct in the provinces. This volume unites ... Read more

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Metamorphoses

ISBN : 9780199537372

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¥1,639
Author: 
Ovid; A. D. Melville; E. J. Kenney
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
An accessible and modern translation Includes comprehensive explanatory notes, making the poetic verse accessible and revealing contextual and literary features Contains a glossary and index of ... Read more

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Mimetic Contagion: Art and Artifice in Terence's Eunuch

ISBN : 9780198738732

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¥11,143
Author: 
Robert Germany
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
189 x 246 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Series
Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy
When we are confronted with a work of art, what is its effect on us? In contrast to post-Enlightenment conceptions, which tend to restrict themselves to aesthetic or discursive responses, the ancient ... Read more

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Motherhood and the Other: Fashioning Female Power in Flavian Epic

ISBN : 9780199584413

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¥17,897
Author: 
Antony Augoustakis
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
144 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jul 2010
Series
Oxford Studies in Classical Literature and Gender Theory
This is the first book-length study to reconstruct the role of women in the epic poems of the Flavian period of Latin literature. Antony Augoustakis examines the role of female characters from the per ... Read more

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Musa Pedestris: Metre and Meaning in Roman Verse

ISBN : 9780199554188

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¥20,999
Author: 
Llewelyn Morgan
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
150 x 223 mm
Pub date
Dec 2010
A characteristic of Greek and Latin poetry (sometimes an intimidating one) is the variety of metrical shapes it can adopt. Llewelyn Morgan offers an accessible account of some of the most common of th ... Read more

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