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Prudentius

Author: Prudentius; H J Thomson
Publisher: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1949-53.
Series: Loeb classical library, no. 387, 398.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Prudentius (born 348 CE) used allegory and classical Latin verse forms in the service of Christianity. His works include the Psychomachia, an allegorical description of the struggle between (Christian) virtues and (pagan) vices; lyric poetry; and--a valuable source on Christian iconography--poetic inscriptions for biblical scenes on the walls of a church.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Prudentius, b. 348.
Prudentius.
Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1949-53
(OCoLC)578716804
Online version:
Prudentius, b. 348.
Prudentius.
Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1949-53
(OCoLC)608730689
Named Person: Prudentius; Prudentius
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Prudentius; H J Thomson
ISBN: 0674994388 9780674994386 0434993980 9780434993987 9780674994263 0674994264
OCLC Number: 685738
Language Note: Latin and English on opposite pages.
Notes: Latin and English on opposite pages.
Description: 2 volumes ; 17 cm
Contents: v. 1 Introduction. Praefatio. Liber Cathemerinon. Apotheosis. Hamartigenia. Psychomachia. Contra orationem Symmachi, liber 1 --
v. 2 Contra Orationem Symmachi, Liber 2. Peristephanon liber. Tituli historiarum (Dittochaeon). Epilogus.
Series Title: Loeb classical library, no. 387, 398.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: with an English translation / by H.J. Thomson.

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