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The Millionaire's Dinner Party

An adaptation of the Cena Trimalchionis of Petronius

M. G. Balme

Publication Date - 14 March 1974

ISBN: 9780199120253

96 pages

In Stock


An adaptation of the Cena Trimalchionis of Petronius

Table of Contents

    Sequence of syntax introduced
    List of illustrations
    1. An unexpected invitation
    2. The dinner begins
    3. Trimalchio makes his entrance
    4. The guests gossip
    5. A practical joke
    6. A history lesson and an accident
    7. Niceros story
    8. Habinnas arrives
    9. Trimalchio orders his tomb
    10. A bath and a quarrel
    11. Trimalchio tells his story
    Comprehension questions, practice sentences, and exercises in translation