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A history of Roman literature

from the earliest period to the death of Marcus Aurelius.

by Charles Thomas Cruttwell

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Charles Thomas Cruttwell ... With chronological tables, etc., for the use of students.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6004 .C8 1878
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 503 p.
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6550258M
    LC Control Number12031669
    OCLC/WorldCa2130941

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    This authoritative history of Latin literature offers a comprehensive survey of the thousand-year period from the origins of Latin as a written language to the early Middle Ages. At once a reference work, a bibliographic guide, a literary study, and a reader's handbook, Latin Literature: A History is the first work of its kind to appear in English in nearly four decades.5/5(4).   A History of Roman Classical Literature. Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Latin literature -- History and criticism Category: Text: EBook-No. Similar Books. Readers also downloaded Download This eBook. Format Url Size; Read this book online: HTML: https://www.

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