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Published: 12 February 2009

328 Pages | 12 line drawings


ISBN: 9780199265220

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Manilius and his Intellectual Background

Katharina Volk

  • The first study in English devoted to the Roman poet Manilius and his Astronomica
  • Presents the intellectual background to the work, which is the earliest comprehensive treatment of astrology
  • Paints a fascinating picture of the cultural imagination of the early Roman Empire