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Author: CARCOPINO, JÉRÔME Title: Daily Life in Ancient Rome.
Description: Yale University Press. History - 1974 - 23rd printing - paperback - 342 p. - Reading Jérôme Carcopino's timeless account of life in ancient Rome brings the reader back to the dark, narrow, crowded Roman streets, flanked on both sides by teetering, five-story tenements. Although written in a style of long ago, therein lies the charm of this book. Jérôme Carcopino has effortlessly summoned 1st and 2nd Century Rome back to life. And what a society of contrasts he evokes: on the one hand, the highly refined aspects of Roman society, epitomized by the public baths, the public parks, the theater, and the dinners hosted by the wealthy for their friends... (VG) Gewicht: 388 gr. Past door brievenbus: Ja.
Price: EUR 14.95 = appr. US$ 16.25 Seller: Antiquariaat Essef
- Book number: 8141518
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