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Latin literature : a history

Author: Gian Biagio Conte
Publisher: Baltimore ; London : Johs Hopkins University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Including names, dates, edition citations, and detailed summaries, the work combines the virtues of an encyclopedia with the critical intelligence readers have come to expect from Italy's leading  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gian Biagio Conte
ISBN: 9780801862533 0801862531
OCLC Number: 913033032
Description: XXXIII, 827 p. ; 26 cm
Contents: ForewordPrefaceAcknowledgmentsIntroduction: Literary History and HistoriographyPart 1: The Early and Middle RepublicsPart 2: The Late RepublicPart 3: The Age of AugustusPart 4: The Early EmpirePart 5: The Late EmpireAppendixesIndex of names
Responsibility: Gian Biagio Conte ; translated by Joseph B. Solodow ; revised by Don Fowler and Glenn W. Most.


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