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Author Name    Grant, Michael. Introduction by Andrew Wallace-Hadrill.

Title   POMPEII & HERCULANEUM: CITIES OF VESUVIUS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   Second Printing

Publisher   London Folio Society 2005

Illustrator   Reginald Piggott, maps.

Seller ID   29436

196 pp, 9 15/16" H. Bound in khaki-coloured full cloth, blocked with a design in black and gold by Nick Hardcastle, gold lettering on spine. Map endpapers, colour plates, b&w plans/maps. **No slipcase or dust jacket.** Contents: Introduction; Author's Preface; Acknowledgements; The History of Pompeii and Herculaneum; Vesuvius; The Towns and Their Meeting Places; Temples, Gods and Goddesses, and Philosophers; Private Houses in Town and Country; Paintings, Mosaics and Furniture; Farms and Trades; Public Life and Sexual Life; Epilogue; Select Bibliography; Index. "The text of this edition is that of the (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1971) first edition, with minor emendations." Small light bump at top corner of both boards.

Agriculture,  Alexander  The  Great,  Archaeology,  Archaeological  Excavations,  Augustus,  Bacchus,  Dionysus,  Basilicas,  Baths,  Boscoreale,  Nemus  Scyfati,  Boscotrecase,  Silva  Mala,  Julius  Caesar,  Campania,  Italy,  Capua,  Cumae,  Cupids,  Putti,  Earthquakes,  Egypt,  Etruscans,  Etruria,  Fish,  Garum  Sauce,  Forum,  Furniture,  Gardens,  Gates,  Gladiators,  Graffiti,  Houses,  Inns,  Lighting,  Empress  Livia,  Mosaics,  National  Archaeological  Museum  Naples,  Neapolis,  Naples,  Nero,  Nuceria  Alfaterna,  Nocera,  Paintings,  Palaestra,  Petronius,  Philodemus,  Pliny  Elder,  Plin  Younger,  Puteoli,  Pozzuoli,  Salernum,  Samnites,  Samnium,  Sarnus  River,  Sculpture,  Seneca,  Stabiae,  Castellamare  Di  Stabia,  Sulla,  Tacitus,  Temples,  Theatres,  Trade,  Commerce,  Tombs,  Trees,  Trimalchio,  Poisonous  Vapours,  Venus,  Vesuvius,  Villas,  Villa  Of  Mysteries,  Villa  Of  Papyri,  Vila  Of  Fannius  Sinistor,  Vitruvius,  Water  Supplies,  Wine,  Pompeii,  Herculaneum,  Buried  Cities,  Domestic  Life,  Trades,  Farms,  Public  Life,  Sexual  Life,  Gods,  Goddesses,  Philosophers. 

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