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Title:
Society and politics in ancient Rome; essays and sketches
Author:
Abbott, Frank Frost, 1860-1924.
Publication Information:
New York : C. Scribner's Sons, 1909.
Physical Description:
x, 267 pages ; 20 cm
General Note:
Most of the papers reprinted from various periodicals. cf. Prefatory note.
Language:
English
Contents:
Municipal politics in Pompeii.--The story of two oligarchies.--Women and public affairs under the Roman Republic.--Roman women in the trades and professions.--The theatre as a factor in Roman politics under the Republic.--Petronius: a study in ancient realism.--A Roman Puritan [Persius]--Petrarch's letters to Cicero.--Literature and the common people of Rome.--The career of a Roman student.--Some spurious inscriptions and their authors.--The evolution of the modern forms of the letters of our alphabet.
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Book

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