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Author White, Peter, 1941- author.

Title Promised verse : poets in the society of Augustan Rome / Peter White
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1993


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 330 pages) : illustrations
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book
Contents The poets as Companion and Protege -- Group Attachments -- Requests and Pressure -- The Political Perception of Augustan Poetry -- Literary Initiatives from Augustus' Side -- Poetic Approaches to Political Themes -- Conclusion
Analysis Latin poetry
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-272) and indexes
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
In English
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Subject Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Art patronage
Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Influence
Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D.
Latin poetry -- History and criticism
Literature and society -- Rome
Authors and patrons -- Rome
Literary patrons -- Rome
Poets, Latin -- Biography
Art patronage.
Authors and patrons.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Latin poetry.
Literary patrons.
Literature and society.
Poets, Latin.
Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D.
Rome -- In literature
Rome (Empire)
Genre/Form Biographies.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780674437302
Other Titles Poets in the society of Augustan Rome