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Classical Culture and the Idea of Rome in 18th Century England

£19.99

Product description

A paperback reissue of what claims to be the first book to look at the aristocratic adoption of Roman ideals in 18th century English culture and thought. The book is in good condition although it has clearly been read. The softback cover is only lightly worn. The binding is sound and the pages appear clean and unmarked.
Originally published in 1997 this is a digital print from 2009.

Item details

Author(s):
Philip Ayres
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17.1 x 24.4 x 2.0 cm
Edition:
2009 reprint
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
052110579X
ISBN-13:
9780521105798
Number of pages:
244
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Classical Culture and the Idea of Rome in 18th Century England

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A paperback reissue of what claims to be the first book to look at the aristocratic adoption of Roman ideals in 18th century English culture and thought. The book is in good condition although it has clearly been read. The softback cover is only lightly worn. The binding is sound and the pages appear clean and unmarked.
Originally published in 1997 this is a digital print from 2009.

Author(s):
Philip Ayres
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17.1 x 24.4 x 2.0 cm
Edition:
2009 reprint
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
052110579X
ISBN-13:
9780521105798
Number of pages:
244
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Classical Culture and the Idea of Rome in 18th Century England

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