By H. J. Rose, E. Courtney
A instruction manual of Latin Literature (reprint of the 1954 version) is a concise, but accomplished survey of Latin literature that gives short biographical information regarding old authors from the earliest to the Christian and pagan writers, analyses of the main sought after works, and the ancient and cultural context. It additionally areas the works along their contemporaries, charges their relative significance of their personal instances and later sessions, and explores their impact on next literatures and Western Civilization. every one identified paintings is mentioned and analyzed by way of content material, chronology, style, value, which means, genetic courting to different works, and old and smooth scholarship.
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A Handbook of Latin Literature: From the Earliest Times to the Death of St. Augustine by H. J. Rose, E. Courtney