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The Satyricon of T. Petronius Arbiter

Petronius Arbiter

The Satyricon of T. Petronius Arbiter

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Published by Remainder Centre in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBurnaby"s translation, 1694 ; with an introduction by C.K. Scott Moncrieff ; ornamented by Martin Travers.
SeriesThe Abbey classics -- 18
ContributionsBurnaby, William, 1672 or 3-1706.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,227p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15572839M


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In the classical tale "The Satyricon," Petronius Arbiter makes a strong, yet humorous, statement about the social life of the Romans. Rather than telling the story of Encolpius and his companions heroically, which was the typical approach of other writings around 1 AD, Petronius chose to show the true life and vernacular of the Roman lower and middle class through satire and : Neeland Media LLC.

About Petronius Arbiter J.P. Sullivan has held appointments in Classics or Arts and Letters at the Universities of Oxford, Cambridge, Texas, Buffalo, Minnesota, ad Hawaii. He is the author of The Satyricon of Petronius: A Literary Study, Propertius: A Critical Introduction, Literature and Plitics in the Age of Nero and Martial: The Unexpected /5(K).

THE SATYRICON OF T. PETRONIUS ARBITER, BURNABY'S TRANSLATION. Author Petronius Arbiter; C. Scott Moncrieff (Introduction) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good with no dust jacket Binding Hardcover Publisher No Publisher Listed.

Date published N.D. Bookseller catalogs Literature. The Satyricon is a classic of comedy, a superbly funny picture of Nero's Rome as seen through the eyes of Petronius, its most amorous and elegant courtier. William Arrowsmith's translation--a lively, modern, unexpurgated text--recaptures all the ribald humor of Petronius's picaresque satire.

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The Satyricon is a Roman work of fiction believed to have been written by Gaius Petronius or Petronius Arbiter, as he is more commonly known. The book is an example of Menippean satire, which is very different from the formal verse satire of Juvenal or Horace. It contains a mixture of prose and verse, serious and comic elements and erotic and decadent passages.4/5(26).

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Firebaugh contrib. by François Nodot, José Marchena and Jusepe Antonio González de Salas illustrated by Norman Lindsay. Project Gutenberg Release # Select author names above for. Petronius Arbiter (Gaius, or Titus) who is usually accepted as identical with the author of the Satyricon, flourished at the time of the emperors Claudius (AD) and Nero (AD), and Tacitus speaks of him in the Annals, where he describes his suicide after condemnation by Nero.The Satyricon, or Satyricon liber ("The Book of Satyrlike Adventures), is a Latin book of fiction believed to have been written by Gaius Petronius, though the manuscript tradition identifies the author as a certain Titus : Bronson Tweed Publishing.

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