Latin Language and Latin Culture: From Ancient to Modern Times / Edition 1

Latin Language and Latin Culture: From Ancient to Modern Times / Edition 1

by Joseph Farrell
     
 

A examination of stereotypical ideas about Latin and their effect on how Latin literature is read.See more details below

Overview

A examination of stereotypical ideas about Latin and their effect on how Latin literature is read.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521776639
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Series:
Roman Literature and its Contexts Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
164
Product dimensions:
5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1The nature of Latin culture1
2The poverty of our ancestral speech28
3The gender of Latin52
4The life cycle of dead languages84
5The voices of Latin culture113
AppNepos fr. 59 in the edition of Marshall (1977)134
Bibliography135
Index141

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