Journals Higher Education



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 17 November 2011

440 Pages | 45 black & white illustrations, 7 colour plates


ISBN: 9780199569366

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

Sample Material

Pompeii in the Public Imagination from its Rediscovery to Today

Edited by Shelley Hales and Joanna Paul

Classical Presences

  • Offers a broad view of the influence of Pompeii on the Western imagination, allowing readers to compare its impact at different times in history and for different audiences
  • Includes the voices of 'practitioners', such as Robert Harris and the Cambridge Latin team, alongside those of academics
  • Generously illustrated, with the most important images appearing in colour