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Published: 12 March 2015

400 Pages | 62 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199673933

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Remembering Parthenope

The Reception of Classical Naples from Antiquity to the Present

Edited by Jessica Hughes and Claudio Buongiovanni

Classical Presences

  • Offers an interdisciplinary approach to the history of the city of Naples, drawing on art, architecture, archaeology, politics, and a range of ancient and later literary genres
  • Introduces a dialogue between the history of Naples and that of other sites on the Bay of Naples (such as Pompeii and Herculaneum), as well as other cities in Italy (such as Rome, Florence, and Venice), and the rest of Europe
  • Brings the work of a selection of prominent Italian scholars to an English-speaking audience

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