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The Resource Catullus' bedspread : the life of Rome's most erotic poet, Daisy Dunn

Catullus' bedspread : the life of Rome's most erotic poet, Daisy Dunn

Label
Catullus' bedspread : the life of Rome's most erotic poet
Title
Catullus' bedspread
Title remainder
the life of Rome's most erotic poet
Statement of responsibility
Daisy Dunn
Title variation
Life of Rome's most erotic poet
Title variation remainder
the life of Romes most erotic poet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Daisy Dunn's vivid narrative rediscovers the life and poetry of Gaius Valerius Catullus, Rome's first "modern" poet, a dandy who fell in love with another man's wife and made it known to the world through his timeless verse
Summary
A narrative of the life of Gaius Valerius Catullus, Rome's first declared modern poet, traces his doomed affairs, shrewd political maneuverings and literary development against a backdrop of the period's indulgences and sexual excesses
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10516336
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunn, Daisy
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catullus, Gaius Valerius
  • Poets, Latin
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Rome's most erotic poet
Label
Catullus' bedspread : the life of Rome's most erotic poet, Daisy Dunn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Contents
Machine generated contents note: I.In search of Catullus -- II.The house on the Palatine Hill -- III.An elegant new little book -- IV.Sparrow -- V.The rumours of our elders -- VI.The power of three -- VII.I hate and I love -- VIII.Farewell -- IX.A sea of mackerel -- X.Canvas -- XI.The boxwood Argo -- XII.Godly rumbling -- XIII.The Roman stage -- XIV.A flower on the edge of the meadow
Control code
000057097436
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 312 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780007554331
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)940857505
Label
Catullus' bedspread : the life of Rome's most erotic poet, Daisy Dunn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Contents
Machine generated contents note: I.In search of Catullus -- II.The house on the Palatine Hill -- III.An elegant new little book -- IV.Sparrow -- V.The rumours of our elders -- VI.The power of three -- VII.I hate and I love -- VIII.Farewell -- IX.A sea of mackerel -- X.Canvas -- XI.The boxwood Argo -- XII.Godly rumbling -- XIII.The Roman stage -- XIV.A flower on the edge of the meadow
Control code
000057097436
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 312 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780007554331
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)940857505

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