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The satyricon

Author: Petronius Arbiter; P G Walsh
Publisher: [Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2017.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The Satyricon' is the most celebrated work of fiction to have survived from the ancient world. The father of the picaresque genre, it recounts the sleazy progress of a pair of literate scholars as they wander through southern Mediterranean cities.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Satirical literature
Fiction
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Petronius Arbiter; P G Walsh
ISBN: 9780191838323 0191838322
OCLC Number: 1008637173
Notes: Previously issued in print: 1997.
Translated from the Latin.
Description: 1 online resource
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Responsibility: Peter G. Walsh (ed.).

Abstract:

'The Satyricon' is the most celebrated work of fiction to have survived from the ancient world. The father of the picaresque genre, it recounts the sleazy progress of a pair of literate scholars as they wander through southern Mediterranean cities.

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