The Art of Rome c.753 B.C.-A.D. 337: Sources and Documents / Edition 1

The Art of Rome c.753 B.C.-A.D. 337: Sources and Documents / Edition 1

by Jerome Jordan Pollitt
     
 

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ISBN-10: 052127365X

ISBN-13: 9780521273657

Pub. Date: 05/12/1983

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book consists of a comprehensive collection of ancient literary evidence on Roman art and artists, assembled together in translation and provided with linking passages to set the historical context. Its purpose is to make this evidence accessible to students who are not specialists in the classical languages or classical archaeology. The surviving evidence is

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This book consists of a comprehensive collection of ancient literary evidence on Roman art and artists, assembled together in translation and provided with linking passages to set the historical context. Its purpose is to make this evidence accessible to students who are not specialists in the classical languages or classical archaeology. The surviving evidence is limited in extent but extremely precious in quality. This volume makes virtually all of it available between one set of covers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521273657
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/12/1983
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; Preface to the reissue of 1983; Introduction; 1. The Roman republic; 2. The Roman empire from 27 BC to 192 AD; 3. Late antiquity; Appendix; Index; Index of artists; Graphical index; General index.

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