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Martial and his times

Marcus Valerius Martialis

Martial and his times

selections from the epigrams of Martial describing life in Rome in the first century A.D.

by Marcus Valerius Martialis

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Published by Bell in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Epigrams, Latin -- Translations into English.,
    • Rome -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Latin text, Introduction and notes in English.

      Statementchosen and edited by K. W. D. Hull.
      GenreTranslations into English., Poetry.
      SeriesThe Alpha classics.
      ContributionsHull, K. W. D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6501.A3 H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 142 p. 8 plates,
      Number of Pages142
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5659704M
      LC Control Number68106076
      OCLC/WorldCa1868095

      The wood engraving is a gift from Demura Sensei and a great reminder to be strong and get through the difficult times. He is an amazing man and martial artist. I was blessed when he wrote a forward for my ers: In this volume, Henriksen offers the first extensive commentary on Book 9 of the Epigrams of M. Valerius Martialis (ca. AD ), who published fifteen books of Epigrams during the last two decades of the 1st century AD. Firmly established in a literary tradition that had begun in Greece more than half a millennium earlier, Martial's work represents the height of the development of .

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