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The Resource The ears of Hermes : communication, images, and identity in the classical world, Maurizio Bettini ; translated by William Michael Short

The ears of Hermes : communication, images, and identity in the classical world, Maurizio Bettini ; translated by William Michael Short

Label
The ears of Hermes : communication, images, and identity in the classical world
Title
The ears of Hermes
Title remainder
communication, images, and identity in the classical world
Statement of responsibility
Maurizio Bettini ; translated by William Michael Short
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
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Bettini, Maurizio
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
LC call number
PA3009
LC item number
.B4813 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Short, William Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classical literature
  • Literature and anthropology
  • Literature and anthropology
  • Hermes (Greek deity) in literature
  • Antike
  • Kultur
  • Kulturanthropologie
  • Kulturelle Identität
  • Literatur
  • Griechenland (Altertum)
  • Griechisch
  • Latein
  • Römisches Reich
  • Antike
  • Griechisch
  • Kultur
  • Kulturanthropologie
  • Kulturelle Identität
  • Latein
  • Literatur
  • Griechenland (Altertum)
  • Römisches Reich
  • Classical literature
  • Hermes (Greek deity)
  • Literature
  • Literature and anthropology
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
The ears of Hermes : communication, images, and identity in the classical world, Maurizio Bettini ; translated by William Michael Short
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-273) and index
Contents
Hermes' ears : places and symbols of communication in ancient culture -- Brutus the fool -- Mos, mores, and mos maiorum : the invention of morality in Roman culture -- Face to face in ancient Rome : the vocabulary of physical appearance in Latin -- Sosia and his substitute : thinking the double at Rome -- Ghosts of exile : doubles and nostalgia in Vergil's Parva troia -- Death and its double : imagines, ridiculum, and honos in the Roman aristocratic funeral -- Argumentum
Control code
723528889
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 278 p.
Isbn
9780814211700
Lccn
2011015908
Other control number
40020277157
System control number
(OCoLC)723528889
Label
The ears of Hermes : communication, images, and identity in the classical world, Maurizio Bettini ; translated by William Michael Short
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-273) and index
Contents
Hermes' ears : places and symbols of communication in ancient culture -- Brutus the fool -- Mos, mores, and mos maiorum : the invention of morality in Roman culture -- Face to face in ancient Rome : the vocabulary of physical appearance in Latin -- Sosia and his substitute : thinking the double at Rome -- Ghosts of exile : doubles and nostalgia in Vergil's Parva troia -- Death and its double : imagines, ridiculum, and honos in the Roman aristocratic funeral -- Argumentum
Control code
723528889
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 278 p.
Isbn
9780814211700
Lccn
2011015908
Other control number
40020277157
System control number
(OCoLC)723528889

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