Saturnalia, Volume 3

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Harvard University Press, 2011 - Dialogues, Latin - 1316 pages
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Macrobius‚e(tm)s Saturnalia, an encyclopedic celebration of Roman culture written in the early fifth century CE, has been prized since the Renaissance as a treasure trove of otherwise unattested lore. Cast in the form of a dialogue it treats diverse topics while showcasing Virgil as master of all human knowledge, from diction to religion.
 

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Contents

BOOK VII
145
INDEX OF NAMES
313
INDEX LOCORUM
372

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Robert A. Kaster is Professor of Classics and Kennedy Foundation Professor of Latin, Princeton University and the author of commentaries on Cicero, Seneca, and Suetonius.

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