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Published: 25 November 2010

592 Pages


ISBN: 9780199589395

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A Commentary on Ovid's Fasti, Book 2

Matthew Robinson

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • The only detailed commentary on Book 2 of the Fasti incorporating modern approaches to the text
  • Explores political readings of the poem to show how it engages with central themes of Roman identity and imperial self-presentation
  • Provides invaluable information on the poem's religious and astronomical background