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Rest Lightly: An Anthology of Greek and Latin Tomb Inscriptions

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Rest Lightly: An Anthology of Greek and Latin Tomb Inscriptions
Author: Paul Shore
Product Code: 3553
ISBN: 978-0-86516-355-3
Pages: 86
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $15.00

Touching tomb inscriptions from the ancients, in Greek and Latin, with English tranlsations.

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Roman Imperial Coins: Augustus to Hadrian and Antonine Selections, 31 BC - AD 180

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Roman Imperial Coins: Augustus to Hadrian and Antonine Selections, 31 BC - AD 180
Author: Kevin Herbert
Product Code: 3324
ISBN: 978-0-86516-332-4
Pages: 92
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $15.00

Roman Imperial Coins is the final volume of Kevin Herbert's series on Greek and Roman coins.

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Roman Verse Satire: Lucilius to Juvenal: A Selection with an Introduction, Text, Translations, and Notes

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Roman Verse Satire: Lucilius to Juvenal: A Selection with an Introduction, Text, Translations, and Notes
Author: William J. Dominik   Editor: William T. Wehrle
Product Code: 4428
ISBN: 978-0-86516-442-0
Pages: 236
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $39.00

Satura quidem tota nostra est Satire is altogether ours was the claim of the Roman Quintilian, the first century C.E. commentator on rhetorical and literary matters, for the literary world had not previously seen the likes of satire. Not for the faint of heart, satire is characterized by its wide-ranging themes, its tone that is sometimes humorous and distinctively biting, and its undeniable perspicacity. As an antidote to life's frustrations and human foibles, satire is the undisputed queen of genres.

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Rome Alive: A Source-Guide to the Ancient City Volume I

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Rome Alive: A Source-Guide to the Ancient City Volume I
Author: Peter J. Aicher
Product Code: 4738
ISBN: 978-0-86516-473-4
Pages: 343
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $45.00

Whether you're an armchair tourist, are visiting Rome for the first time, or are a veteran of the city's charms, travelers of all ages and stages will benefit from this fascinating guidebook to Rome's ancient monuments. Rome Alive describes the Site and Foundation of Rome, Walls and Aqueducts, the Capitoline Hill, the Roman Forum, the Upper Sacra Via, the Palatine Hill, the Colosseum Area, the Imperial Fora, the Campus Martius, the Forum Boarium and Aventine, and the Circus Maximus to Tomb of Scipios, all using the words of the ancients who knew them best. Aicher's commentary orients the visitor to each site's ancient significance. Photographs, maps, and floorplans abound, all making this a one-of-a-kind guide.

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Rome Alive: A Source-Guide to the Ancient City Volume II

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Rome Alive: A Source-Guide to the Ancient City Volume II
Author: Peter J. Aicher
Product Code: 5076
ISBN: 978-0-86516-507-6
Pages: 224
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $45.00

Whether you're an armchair tourist, are visiting Rome for the first time, or are a veteran of the city's charms, travelers of all ages and stages will benefit from this fascinating guidebook to Rome's ancient city. Rome Alive describes the Site and Foundation of Rome, Walls and Aqueducts, the Capitoline Hill, the Roman Forum, the Upper Sacra Via, the Palatine Hill, the Colosseum Area, the Imperial Fora, the Campus Martius, the Forum Boarium and Aventine, and the Circus Maximus to Tomb of Scipios, all using the words of the ancients who knew them best. Aicher's commentary orients the visitor to each site's ancient significance. Photographs, maps, and floorplans abound, all making this a one-of-a-kind guide. A separate volume of sources in Greek and Latin is available for scholars who want access to the original texts.

Rome Alive, Volume II is a companion to Volume I, aimed at the scholar-traveler who wants access to the Latin and Greek original sources translated into English in Volume I. This unique original-language guide to ancient Rome's monuments gathers together compelling observations of the ancient authors who witnessed Rome's zenith. Key maps from Volume I are included.

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