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Cacus and Marsyas in Etrusco-Roman Legend. (PMAA-44), Volume 44

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ISBN-10: 1400856965

ISBN-13: 9781400856961

Edition: 1982

Authors: Jocelyn Penny Small

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This book discusses how Greek and South Italian vase paintings of the musical contest between Apollo and Marsyas became the model for Etruscan representations of Cacus ambushed by the Vibennae brothers, two Etruscan heroes of the sixth century B.C. The study demonstrates that the Etruscans knowingly adapted Greek iconographic forms to represent their own legends.Originally published in 1982.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable…    
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List price: $146.25
Copyright year: 1982
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 7/14/2014
Pages: 208
Language: English