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Published: 08 February 2013

440 Pages | Numerous b/w & color illus.

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780199228690

Bookseller Code (06)

Living with Myths

The Imagery of Roman Sarcophagi

Paul Zanker and Bjorn C. Ewald
Translated by Julia Slater

Oxford Studies in Ancient Culture & Representation

  • Offers the most comprehensive, interpretative introduction to Roman funerary art available
  • Contextual approach does justice to the objective importance one of the most significant bodies of material from the Roman imperial period
  • Extensive illustration, including a great number of new colour photographs, allows detailed study, analysis, and aesthetic appreciation