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Augustus Caesar in Augustan England

Howard D. Weinbrot

Augustus Caesar in Augustan England

the decline of a classical norm

by Howard D. Weinbrot

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- In literature,
    • Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Influence,
    • English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
    • Latin literature -- Appreciation -- England,
    • English literature -- Roman influences,
    • Classicism -- England -- History -- 18th century,
    • Rome in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Howard D. Weinbrot.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR445 .W4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 270 p. ;
      Number of Pages270
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4560940M
      ISBN 100691063443
      LC Control Number77072140

      Augustan definition, of or relating to Augustus Caesar, the first Roman emperor, or to the age (Augustan Age) in which he flourished, which marked the golden age of . Augustus Caesar in Augustan England The Decline of a Classical Norm. This book shows on the contrary that classical standards, though often invoked, were often rejected by many informed citizens and writers of the day. Anti-Augustan sentiment consolidated by the s, when both Whig and Tory, court and country, viewed Augustus as the enemy.

      Weinbrot, Howard D. AUGUSTUS CAESAR IN "AUGUSTAN" ENGLAND The Decline of a Classical Norm 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Owner name Seller Rating: % positive. Augustus’s rise to power began with the assassination of his great-uncle and adoptive father, Julius Caesar, and culminated in the titanic duel with Mark Antony and world that made Augustus–and that he himself later remade–was driven by intrigue, sex, ceremony, violence, scandal, and naked ambition.4/5(2).

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