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Cambridge Latin Anthology

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ISBN-10: 0521578779

ISBN-13: 9780521578776

Edition: 1996

Authors: Ashley Carter, P. C. Parr, Cambridge School Classics Project Staff

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The Cambridge Latin Anthology presents a wide range of poetry and prose from the Roman world for those students who are keen to develop their understanding of the authors in the original. The eight thematic sections of poetry include works by Catullus, Horace, Lucretius, martial, Ovid, Petronius, Seneca and Virgil. The eight sections of adapted prose include sections from Apuleius, Caesar, Cicero, Pliny, Sallust, Tacitus, and the Acts of the Apostles in the Vulgate. Glosses and other explanations are provided opposite each of the texts, and the writing is illustrated throughout by paintings and photographs of artifacts and places in the Roman world. for the student, there is a complete…    
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Book details

Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 8/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Ashley Carter was Head of Classics at Hitchin Girls' School, UK, as well as for many years Principal Examiner for GCSE and A Level Latin. He is the author of Themes for Classical Studies, The Cambridge Latin Anthology, and the Teacher's Handbook and Latin Momentum Tests for GCSE (also published by Bloomsbury).

Orpheus et Eurydice (Virgil)
Nisus et Euryalus (Virgil)
Echo et Narcissus (Ovid)
Baucis et Philemon (Ovid)
amor (Catullus, martial, Ovid, Horace, Petronius)
Otium (Martial, Horace, Catullus, Ovid)
vita rustica et vita urbna (Martial, Ovid, Horace)
de cultu deorum et vita hominum (Horace, martial, Virgil, Seneca, Lucretius)
Germanicus et Piso (Tacitus)
Messalina (Tacitus)
avunculus meus (Pliny)
sagae Thessalae (Apuleius)
tres feminae (Pliny)
personae non gratae (Cicero, Pliny, Sallust)
Druides (Caesar, Tacitus, Pliny the Elder)
tumultus et rebellio (Tacitus, Vulgate)