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Published: 13 January 2012

440 Pages | 52 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199569366

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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

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