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Victorian culture and classical antiquity : art, opera, fiction, and the proclamation of modernity /

How did the Victorians engage with the ancient world? Victorian Culture and Classical Antiquity is a brilliant exploration of how the ancient worlds of Greece and Rome influenced Victorian culture. Through Victorian art, opera, and novels, Simon Goldhill examines how sexuality and desire, the politi...

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Main Author: Goldhill, Simon.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ℗♭2011.
Series: Martin classical lectures.
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