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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to The School of Rome: Latin Studies and the Origins of Liberal Education.   

Lysias: Selected Speeches

Lysias, Christopher Carey - History - 1989 - 230 pages
Six of Lysias' professional legal speeches chosen for their interest and accessible language.
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Catullus and His World: A Reappraisal

Timothy Peter Wiseman, T. P. Wiseman - History - 1987 - 304 pages
This book is an attempt to read the poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus in his own context; to look at the poet and his works against the cultural realities of the first century ...
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Literature and Religion at Rome: Cultures, Contexts, and Beliefs

Denis Feeney - History - 1998 - 161 pages
This book exploits recent reevaluations of Roman religion in order to argue in favor of taking the religious dimensions of Roman literature seriously, as important cultural ...
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De Bello Civili, Volume 2

Lucan, Elaine Fantham - History - 1992 - 244 pages
This edition offers the first full-scale commentary on the neglected second book of Lucan's epic poem on the civil war between Caesar and Pompey: De bello civili. It pays ...
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Plato: Phaedrus

Plato, R. Hackforth - History - 1952 - 172 pages
The dialogue begins with a playful discussion of erotic passion, then extends the theme to consider the nature of inspiration, love and knowledge. The centerpiece is the myth ...
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The Troubadours: An Introduction

Simon Gaunt - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 330 pages
This book offers a general introduction to the world of the troubadours. Its sixteen chapters, newly commissioned from leading scholars in Britain, the United States, France ...
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Horace: Epistles Book II and Ars Poetica

Horace, Niall Rudd - History - 1989 - 244 pages
This volume fulfills the need for a student edition of Horace's literary epistles, which have recently been the subject of renewed scholarly interest. Professor Rudd provides a ...
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Rhetoric, Hermeneutics, and Translation in the Middle Ages: Academic ...

Rita Copeland - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 295 pages
Translation played a crucial role in the emergence of vernacular literary culture in the Middle Ages. This is the first book to consider the rise of translation as part of a ...
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Homer: Odyssey Books XIX and XX, Book 19

Homer, R. B. Rutherford - History - 1992 - 248 pages
A general survey of the Odyssey, together with comment on the action, characterisation and style of books XIX and XX.
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