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Beloved and God : the story of Hadrian and Antinous

Beloved and God : the story of Hadrian and Antinous

Author: Royston Lambert
Publisher: New York, NY : Viking, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lambert, Royston.
Beloved and God.
New York, NY : Viking, 1984
Named Person: Antinoüs; Hadrian, Emperor of Rome; Hadrian, Emperor of Rome; Hadrian, Emperor of Rome; Antinoüs; Hadrian, Emperor of Rome; Antinous; Hadrian, Römisches Reich Kaiser; Hadrian, Emperor of Rome; Antinoüs; Antinous.; Kaiser) Hadrian (Römisches Reich
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Royston Lambert
ISBN: 0670157082 9780670157082
OCLC Number: 10751661
Description: xix, 298 pages, [32] pages plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: I. Scandal of the centuries --
II. Antinous, the young Greek, c. 110-23 --
III. Hadrian, the Roman Emperor, 76-123 --
IV. Traces in time --
V. Rise to imperial favorite, 123-8 --
VI. Pederasty in the imperial age --
VII. Hadrian and Antinous --
VIII. 'A brilliant light', Greece and the east, 128-30 --
IX. 'Clouds behind the sun', Egypt, August-October 130 --
X. Death in the Nile, October 130 --
XI. Life eternal, 130-31 --
XII. The secret of the tomb --
XIII. The bitter end of Hadrian, 131-8 --
XIV. The new god --
XV. 'A belief in Antinous': the cult --
XVI. The rise and fall of Antinoopolis --
XVII. 'The crown and the glory of sculpture' --
Conclusion --
Appendix one: The sculptures of Antinous --
Appendix two: The coins and gems.
Responsibility: Royston Lambert.


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