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Published: 06 December 2007

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780199239054

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Latin Forms of Address

From Plautus to Apuleius

Eleanor Dickey

  • Includes a Glossary of 500 most common addresses and quick-reference tables showing rules of usage
  • Gives valuable new insights into Roman culture
  • Comprehensible to those without Latin, and jargon-free explanation of sociolinguistics
  • Re-interprets passages from Latin literature and re-evaluates the meanings of individual words

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