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A history of Roman classical literature.

by Browne, Robert William

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy R. W. Browne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6004 .B7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 591 p.
    Number of Pages591
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6581105M
    LC Control Number15022571
    OCLC/WorldCa2988116

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The Cambridge History of Classical Literature provides a comprehensive, critical survey of the literature of Greece and Rome from Homer till the Fall of Rome. This is the only modern work of this scope; it embodies the very considerable advances made by recent classical scholarship, and reflects too the increasing sophistication and vigour of critical work on ancient literature.

The list of books that are considered classical versus classic books differs greatly. What confuses things further is that classical books are also classic. A work of classical literature refers only to ancient Greek and Roman works, while classics are great works of literature throughout the : Esther Lombardi.

Roman literature, written in the Latin language, remains an enduring legacy of the culture of ancient Rome. Some of the earliest extant works are historical epics telling of the early military history of Rome, followed (as the Republic expanded) by poetry, comedies, histories Ratings:   The Encyclopedia of Ancient History is the only comprehensive collection of twenty-first century scholarship available on the entire ancient Mediterranean world, with over 5, original entries published since November Ancient Near East () Biographies of Classical Scholars (17) Bronze and Iron Age () Byzantium () Christianity ().

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And it really had a crucial sense of shaping our understanding of Imperial Rome as a place of vice and savagery and sexual depravity and violent, brutal, bawdy splendour. Classical literature, the literature of ancient Greece and Rome (see Greek literature; Latin literature).The term, usually spelled “classical,” is also used for the literature of any language in a period notable for the excellence and enduring quality of its writers’ works.

In ancient Greece such a period extended from about to Golden Age of Rome ran from about. A history of lives lived intensely at a time when the world was changing profoundly, the book takes readers on a journey that crosses cultures and boundaries from ancient Greece and ancient Egypt to the Roman : Erika Harlitz-Kern.

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Latin literature includes the essays, histories, poems, plays, and other writings written in the Latin language. The beginning of Latin literature dates to BC, when the first stage play was performed in Rome.

Latin literature would flourish for the next six centuries. The classical era of Latin literature can be roughly divided into the following periods: Early Latin literature, The. History of Roman classical literature. Philadelphia: Blanchard and Lea, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: R W Browne.

List of ancient texts Bronze Age See also: Sumerian literature, Akkadian literature, Ancient Egyptian literature, Hittite texts, Tamil literature Early Bronze Age: 3rd millennium BCE (approximate dates shown).The earliest written literature dates from about BCE (classical Sumerian).

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