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deification of abstract ideas in Roman literature and inscriptions

Harold Lucius Axtell

deification of abstract ideas in Roman literature and inscriptions

by Harold Lucius Axtell

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Published by Caratzas Pub.Co. in New Rochelle, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cults -- Rome,
  • Rome -- Religion

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    StatementHarold L. Axtell.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. ;
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15157966M

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    This book is the first full-scale edition of the so-called Liber spectaculorum by Martial. A comprehensive introduction addresses the role of epigram in commemorating monuments and occasions, the connection between spectacle and imperial panegyric in Martial's oeuvre, characteristics of the collection, possible circumstances of composition and 'publication', transmission of the text, and. This chapter offers an analysis of how inscriptions can complement the narratives of Roman history from the third century BCE to the third century CE provided in literary sources. They reveal certain historical events or details that would otherwise be unknown, and they supplement the information offered by the surviving Roman historians.

      A new manuscript of Romans has recently been “discovered” — identified is the more accurate word. In the early 20th century archeologists dug up . Ancient Greek & Roman Literature Essay Topics - Chapter Summary. Our chapter providing essay topics for Ancient Greek and Roman literature covers many of the famed works, including The Iliad, The.


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