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Satyricon of T. Petronius Arbiter.

Petronius Arbiter

Satyricon of T. Petronius Arbiter.

Burnaby"s translation, 1694.

by Petronius Arbiter

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Published by Chapman and Dodd in [London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes reproduction of the original t.p.: The satyr ... with its fragments, recover"d at Belgrade. Made English by Mr. Burnaby of the Middle-Temple and another hand. London ... 1694.

StatementWith an introd by C.K. Scott Moncrief. Ornamented by Martin Travers.
Series[The Abbey classics -- no. 18]
ContributionsBurnaby, William, 1672 or 3-1706., Scott-Moncrieff, C. K. 1889-1930.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20920726M

  Gaius Petronius Arbiter (c. 27 - 66 AD) was a Roman courtier during the reign of Nero. He is generally believed to be the author of the Satyricon, a satirical novel believed to have been written during the Neronian era ( AD).Pages: The Satyricon — Volume Marchena Notes Petronius Arbiter 15 downloads The Satyricon — Volume Encolpius and His Companions Petronius Arbiter 12 downloads Displaying results 1–

  The Satyricon, Gaius Petronius ARBITER (c. 27 - 66), translated by W. C. FIREBAUGH (-) Satyricon (or Satyrica) is a Latin work of fiction in a mixture of prose and poetry. About The Satyricon/Seneca, The Apocolocyntosis “This version by a translator who understands the high art of low humor is conspicuously funny.”—Time The Satyricon is a classic of comedy, a superbly funny picture of Nero’s Rome as seen through the eyes of Petronius, its most amorous and elegant courtier.. William Arrowsmith’s translation—a lively, modern, unexpurgated text.

  The Satyricon, or Satyricon liber ("The Book of Satyrlike Adventures"), is a Latin work of fiction believed to have been written by Gaius Petronius, though the manuscript tradition identifies the author as a certain Titus Petronius. The Satyricon is an example of Menippean satire, which is very different from the formal verse satire of Juvenal Brand: JiaHu Books. The Satyricon, Satyricon liber (The Book of Satyrlike Adventures), or Satyrica,is a Latin work of fiction believed to have been written by Gaius Petronius, though the manuscript tradition identifies the author as Titus Petronius. The Satyricon is an example of Menippean satire, which is different from the formal verse satire of Juvenal or Horace. The work contains a mixture of prose and verse.


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