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Representations images of the world in Ciceronian oratory by Ann Vasaly

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


  • Cicero, Marcus Tullius,
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., Latin -- History and criticism,
  • Mimesis in literature,
  • Rome in literature,
  • Oratory, Ancient

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-276) and indexes.

StatementAnn Vasaly.
LC ClassificationsPA6285 .V37 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 301 p. :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1716314M
ISBN 100520077555
LC Control Number92018738

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