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  • ISBN: 9780191527197 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 019152719X (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: electronic
    xiv, 436 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [385]-418) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : Roma, recepta : a topography of the imagination / David H.J. Larmour and Diana Spencer -- Rome at a gallop : Livy, on not gazing, jumping, or toppling into the void / Diana Spencer -- 'In the name of the father' : Ovid's Theban law / Micaela Janan -- 'I get around' : sadism, desire, and metonymy on the streets of Rome with Horace, Ovid, and Juvenal / Paul Allen Miller -- Holes in the body : sites of abjection in Juvenal's Rome / David H.J. Larmour -- Victim and voyeur : Rome as a character in Tacitus' Histories 3 / Rhiannon Ash -- The gates of Janus : Bakhtin and Plutarch's Roman meta-chronotope / Jason Banta -- Staging Rome : the Renaissance, Rome, and humanism's classical crisis / Jacob Blevins -- Sizing up Rome, or theorizing the overview / Caroline Vout -- Ancient Rome for little comrades : the legacy of classical antiquity in Soviet childrens' literature / Marina Balina -- The sites and sights of Rome in Fellini's films : 'not a human habitation but a psychical entity' / Elena Theodorakopoulos.
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Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2008. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
Subject: Rome (Italy) In literature
Rome (Italy) History Miscellanea
Latin literature History and criticism
Rome (Italy) In motion pictures
Genre: Electronic books.
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