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Roman wall, a novel.

Author: Bryher
Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books [1954]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story takes place seventeen hundred years ago around Aventicum and Orba, a lonely Swiss outpost of the Roman Empire. Valerius wonders if the storm will break before he can marry and retire, Demetrius, an old Greek farmer hurries on the last journey home to Italy and Vinodius squanders resources on a public holiday all the while as an empire around them collapses.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bryher, 1894-1983.
Roman wall.
New York, Pantheon Books [1954]
(OCoLC)560352860
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryher
OCLC Number: 362611
Description: 219 pages 21 cm

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The story takes place seventeen hundred years ago around Aventicum and Orba, a lonely Swiss outpost of the Roman Empire. Valerius wonders if the storm will break before he can marry and retire, Demetrius, an old Greek farmer hurries on the last journey home to Italy and Vinodius squanders resources on a public holiday all the while as an empire around them collapses.

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