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Published: 16 August 2020

736 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198847564

Bookseller Code (06)

Medieval and Early Modern Portrayals of Julius Caesar

The Transmission of an Idea

Nigel Mortimer

  • Traces the development and evolution of this fascinating historical figure
  • Presents selections from a range of texts on Caesar that have never been published before or which are largely inaccessible
  • Translations are provided in parallel with the original language texts
  • Commentary and annotation enables readers to understand how medieval and early modern authors manipulated source-texts and the historical record to fashion their understanding of Julius Caesar