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Papers of the Liverpool Latin Seminar, Vol 5, 1985, Hardback Book

Papers of the Liverpool Latin Seminar, Vol 5, 1985 Hardback


Volume 5 of PLLS was the last of the Liverpool series of seminar volumes.

Between 1975 and 1985 the Liverpool Latin Seminar held 52 ordinary meetings and 4 colloquia, involving altogether 156 papers and participants from all over the world. Although many diverse approaches were represented in the Seminar, it was underpinned by two underlying convictions: first, that ancient literature functions at the highest intellectual level and deserves to be studied at that level; and second, that the ancient literatures can only be understood properly against the background of the societies in which they originated.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 502 pages, viii + 502 pages.
  • Publisher: Francis Cairns Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary essays
  • ISBN: 9780905205281



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