Roman Passions : A History of Pleasure in Imperial Rome / Edition 1

Roman Passions : A History of Pleasure in Imperial Rome / Edition 1

by Ray Laurence
     
 

ISBN-10: 1847250327

ISBN-13: 9781847250322

Pub. Date: 06/08/2009

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Immerse yourself in the sensual delights of Rome in all their guises.

Overview

Immerse yourself in the sensual delights of Rome in all their guises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847250322
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
06/08/2009
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1: Introduction - Roman Passions 2: Into the World of Roman Pleasure 3: The Emperor's Pleasures 4: The Aesthetics of the City 5: A Little Place in the Country 6: The Roman Body at the Baths 7: Roman Erotics 8: Dining 9: Food and Wine 10: A Great Song and Dance 11: Violence 12: Collectors and Collections 13: Pleasure transforms Roman culture \ Timeline \ Glossary of terms \ Further Reading \ Bibliography \ Index

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