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The Satyricon

by Petronius Arbiter

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1983
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New York: New American Library/Meridian Classic, 1983 The wanton world of Nero's Rome caught by thesatiric genius of its mos cultured cynic. Introducton and notes by William Arrowsmith. 192p. Neat tight copy, but wirh some underlining. First Thus. Pbk.. Good > Very Good. Illus. by Trans. William Arrowsmith.
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The Satyricon

by Petronius Arbiter

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New York: Mentor Classic/ New American Library, 1960 The wanton world of Nero's Rome caught by thesatiric genius of its most cultured cynic. Introducton and notes by William Arrowsmith. 192p. Slight scuffing of paper covers. 1st Pbk Edition. Pbk.. Good > Very Good. Illus. by Trans. William Arrowsmith.
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The Satyricon

by Petronius Arbiter

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1983
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9780452010055
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New York: New American Library/Meridian Classic, 1983 The wanton world of Nero's Rome caught by thesatiric genius of its mos cultured cynic. Introducton and notes by William Arrowsmith. 192p. Clean crisp tight copy. First Thus. Pbk.. Fine. Illus. by Trans. William Arrowsmith.
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Glanum: Sant-Remy-de-Provence

by Salviat, Francois

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1901
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Paris: Caisse nationale des monuments historiques et des Sites, 1901 Small guide in French to the ancient Romn city outside Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. Over a century of archaeological excavation on the site at Glanum has revealed an outstanding collection of architectural relics. The local elite made good use of the natural resources, an endless water supply and limestone, to endow the city… Read more
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From Roman to Merovingian Gaul: A Reader (Readings in Medieval Civilizations and Cultures:V)

by Murray, Alexander Callendar

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2000
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9781551111025
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Peterborough ON: Broadview Press, 2000 Series: Readings in Medieval Civilizations and Cultures (Book 5) "This admirable collection of primary sources is so copious that it will prove instructive to senior professors as well as beginning undergraduates. The amazingly wide choice of readings, introduced by brief, astute, unpretentious comments, lays out before us the astonishing spectrum of writings documenting what is… Read more
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Ab Ube Condita. Tomus II: Libri VI-X.

by Titus Livius [Livy]

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1919
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1919 Oxford Classical Texts Series. Recognoverunt Et Adnotatione Critica Instruxerunt Carolus Flamstead Walters & Robertus Seymour Conway = Edited by Charles Flamstead Walters & Robert Seymour Conway,. 386p. . Reprint. Hardcover. New/New.
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Pagans: The End of Traditional Religion and the Rise of Christianity

by O'Donnell, James J

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2016
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9780061845390
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New York: Ecco, 2016 A provocative and contrarian religious history that charts the rise of Christianity from the point of view of traditional” religion from the religious scholar and critically acclaimed author of Augustine. Pagans explores the rise of Christianity from a surprising and unique viewpoint: that of the people who witnessed their ways of life destroyed by what seemed… Read more
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A Bibliography of Classical Numismatics in Canada

by Kumpikevicius, Gordon.C. and Tooth, Mark.E

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1994
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Toronto: Excel Publishing, 1994 " This volume is more than a standard bibliography, giving an overview of the development of activities related to the collecting and study of classical coins in Canada." [Copy # 144 of 200 copies printed ] 150p + 37 pages of plates.. 1st Can Ed.. Original Wraps. New.
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Cities of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum

by Grant, Michael;

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1976
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9780140043945
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London: Penguin, 1976 "Michael Grant traces the political and economic history of Pompeii and Herculaneum - from the Greek settlement through Roman domination - with special attention to the rebuilding of the cities after their decimation by earthquake in A.D. 62. In subsequent chapters, Mr. Grant describes life in these two cities in a way that is at once scholarly… Read more
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Let the Emperor Speak : A Novel of Caesar Augustus

by Massie, Allan

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1987
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9780385241564
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New York: Doubleday & Co, 1987 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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From Rome to Byzantium: The Fifth Century AD

by Grant, Michael

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1998
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9780415147538
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London: Routledge, 1998 Byzantium was dismissed by Gibbon, in the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire,and his Victorian successors as a decadent, dark, oriental culture, given up to intrigue, forbidden pleasure and refined cruelty. This great empire, founded by Constantine as the seat of power in the East began to flourish in the fifth century AD, after the fall… Read more
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The Annals of Imperial Rome

by Tacitus [Cornelius Tacitus]

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1987
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London: Penguin, 1987 Reprint.. Pbk. Very Good. Illus. by Trans. Michael Grant.
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The Life and Times of Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt : A Study of the Origin of the Roman Empire

by Weigall, Arthur

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1924
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London: Thornton Butterworth, 1924 317p. plates. maps. index. Reprint.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Constantine the Emperor

by Potter, David

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2015
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9780190231620
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015 No Roman emperor had a greater impact on the modern world than did Constantine. The reason is not simply that he converted to Christianity, but that he did so in a way that brought his subjects along after him. Indeed, this major new biography argues that Constantine's conversion is but one feature of a unique… Read more
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The Emperor's Virgin

by Fraser,Sylvia

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1980
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9780771031755
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1980 Novel about the period of Domitian by Canadian writer. 1st Can Ed. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good with slight chips & Tear.
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The Emperor's Virgin

by Fraser,Sylvia

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1980
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1980 Ancient Rome under Domitian "An exploration of sensuality, chastity, duty and honour [it] vividly portrays the spendour, the brutality and the casual debauchery of a society as intent on destroying itself as it was on dominating the world" The author's first novel . 1st Can Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.… Read more
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The National Roman Museum : Baths of Diocletian with the Sculptures of the Octagonal Hall

by Tagliamonte, Gianluca

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1998
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9788843566617
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Rome: Electa, 1998 Part of the collections of the National Museum of Rome are housed in part of the restored remains of the Baths of Diocletian. This guide describes the archaeology and history of the buildings and also illustrates the current use of the restored Octagonal Hall as a sculpture gallery. 64p. illus maps bibliography. First Thus.. Softcover. New.
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The Course of Honour

by Davis, Lindsey

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1997
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London: Century, 1997 The love story of the Emperor Vespasian, who bought peace to Rome after years of strife, and his mistress, the freed slave woman Antonis Caenis, this book recreates Ancient Rome's most turbulent perios - the reigns of Tiberius Caligula, Claudius and Nero, and Vespasian's rise to power.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Romans in the Lake Counties.

by Garlick, Tom

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1982
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9780852066904
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Lancaster: Dalesman Books, 1982 71p. illus bibliography.index. Reprint.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Twelve Caesars

by Suetonius, [Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus

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1975
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9780140440720
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London: Penguin, 1975 Suetonius account of the rulers of Rome from Julius Caesar to Domitian, remains "one of the most fascinating and richest of all Latin histories. [he ] was fortunate in having ready access to the the Imperial and Senatorial archives . much of his information about Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero come from eye-witnesses ." 315p.. Reissue.. Pbk.… Read more
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