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The last pagans of Rome / Alan Cameron.

Author/Creator:
Cameron, Alan, 1938-
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 878 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Christianity and other religions -- Roman.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.
Christianity and other religions -- Paganism -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Paganism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Emperors -- Rome.
Contents:
Pagans and polytheists
From Constantius to Theodosius
The frigidus
Priests and initiates
Pagan converts
Pagan writers
Macrobius and the 'pagan' culture of his age
The poem against the pagans
Other Christian verse invectives
The real circle of Symmachus
The 'pagan' literary revival
Correctors and critics I
Correctors and critics II
The Livian revival
Greek texts and Latin translation
Pagan scholarship : Vergil and his commentators
The Annales of Nicomachus Flavianus I
The Annales of Nicomachus Flavianus II
Classical revivals and 'pagan art'
The Historia Augusta.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
Contributor:
Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
ISBN:
9780199747276
019974727X
Web link:
The Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund Home Page
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