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The Natural History of Pompeii

Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski, Frederick G. Meyer - Art - 2002 - 502 pages
Following the prototype established by Pliny the Elder in his Natural History, Jashemski and the volume's contributors reconstruct the environment of Pompeii, Herculaneum and ...
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The Power of Images in the Age of Augustus

Paul Zanker - Architecture - 1990 - 385 pages
"Art and architecture are mirrors of a society. They reflect the state of its values, especially in times of crisis or transition." Upon this premise Paul Zanker builds an ...
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The Eye Expanded: Life and the Arts in Greco-Roman Antiquity

Frances B. Titchener, Richard F. Moorton - Art - 1999 - 294 pages
Sixteen contributors show in various ways that the boundary between life and art was more porous in the ancient world than it is generally felt to be now.
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The Temple of Apollo Bassitas: The architecture

Frederick A. Cooper - Architecture - 1996 - 447 pages
This substantial volume aims to provide `a comprehensive description of each and every physical attribute of the architecture of the original temple'. The Temple of Apollo of ...
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The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Augustus

Karl Galinsky - Art - 2005 - 407 pages
The age of Augustus, commonly dated to 30 BC--AD 14, was a pivotal period in world history. A time of tremendous change in Rome, Italy, and throughout the Mediterranean world ...
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Power and Eroticism in Imperial Rome

Caroline Vout - Art - 2007 - 285 pages
Through detailed analysis of a selection of material (poetry, prose and statues), this book explores how imperial power, and the authority and accessibility of the Roman ...
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