The rhetoric of space literary and artistic representations of landscape in Republican and Augustan Rome by Eleanor Winsor Leach

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .

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  • Rome,
  • Rome.


  • Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Influence,
  • Latin literature -- History and criticism,
  • Nature in literature,
  • Description (Rhetoric) -- History -- To 1500,
  • Space and time in literature,
  • Art and literature -- Rome,
  • Landscape in literature,
  • Rhetoric, Ancient,
  • Landscape in art,
  • Art, Roman,
  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C

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StatementEleanor Winsor Leach.
LC ClassificationsPA6029.N4 L44 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 492 p., [20] p. of plates :
Number of Pages492
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2042877M
ISBN 100691042373
LC Control Number88019668

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