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literary history of Rome in the silver age

John Wight Duff

literary history of Rome in the silver age

from Tiberius to Hadrian

by John Wight Duff

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


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Reprint of the 3d ed. published by Barnes & Noble, New York, in series: University paperbacks.

Statementby J. Wight Duff ; edited by A. M. Duff.
ContributionsDuff, Arnold Mackay.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6042
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 607 p. ;
Number of Pages607
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21262423M
ISBN 100313209391

Roman literature, written in the Latin language, remains an enduring legacy of the culture of ancient of the earliest extant works are historical epics telling of the early military history of Rome, followed (as the Republic expanded) by poetry, comedies, histories and tragedies.. Latin literature drew heavily on the traditions of other cultures, particularly the Ratings: A silver age is a name often given to a particular period within a history coming after a historical golden age whereby the Silver Age is a replication, being similarly prestigious and eventful but less so than the prior Golden Age. In many cultures the metal silver is generally valuable but less so than gold.. Greek myth. The original silver age (Αργυρόν Γένος) was the second of.

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Latin literature - Latin literature - Silver Age, ad 18– After the first flush of enthusiasm for Augustan ideals of national regeneration, literature paid the price of political patronage. It became subtly sterilized; and Ovid was but the first of many writers actually suppressed or inhibited by fear. Only Tacitus and Juvenal, writing under comparatively tolerant emperors, . Formal Latin literature began in BC, when a Roman audience saw a Latin version of a Greek play. The adaptor was Livius Andronicus, a Greek who had been brought to Rome as a prisoner of war in BC. [citation needed] Andronicus also translated Homer's Greek epic the Odyssey into an old type of Latin verse called first Latin poet to write on a Roman theme .


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