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Juvenal and the Satiric Emotions

ISBN : 9780199981892

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¥12,012
Author: 
Catherine Keane
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 239 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
In his sixteen verse Satires, Juvenal explores the emotional provocations and pleasures associated with social criticism and mockery. He makes use of traditional generic elements such as the first-per ... Read more

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Latin Grammarians on the Latin Accent: The Transformation of Greek Grammatical Thought

ISBN : 9780198841609

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¥14,608
Author: 
Philomen Probert
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
Latin Grammarians on the Latin Accent offers a fresh perspective on a long-standing debate about the value of Latin grammarians writing about the Latin accent: should the information they give us be t ... Read more

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Latin Panegyric

ISBN : 9780199576722

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¥7,392
Author: 
Roger Rees
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 217 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
What was Roman political praise for and what could it achieve? Could it have literary merit? What do the surviving examples of Roman political praise-giving reveal about the circumstances and milieu i ... Read more

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Laughing Awry: Plautus and Tragicomedy

ISBN : 9780198729303

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¥13,882
Author: 
Erik Gunderson
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Laughing Awry offers a comprehensive overview of key themes in the interpretation of the plays of Plautus, and explores the connections between deception, desire, slavery, genre, and audience. In doin ... Read more

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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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