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The Resource Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm, Howard D. Weinbrot

Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm, Howard D. Weinbrot

Label
Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm
Title
Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England
Title remainder
the decline of a classical norm
Statement of responsibility
Howard D. Weinbrot
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Howard D. Weinbrot challenges the view that the period 1660-1800 is correctly regarded as the ""Augustan"" age of English literature, a time in which classical Augustan ideals provided a main source of inspiration. Scholars have held that British writers of the Restoration and eighteenth century considered Augustus Caesar to be the model of the wise ruler who enabled political, literary, and moral wisdom to flourish. This book shows on the contrary that classical standards, though often invoked, were often rejected by many informed citizens and writers of the day. Anti-Augustan sentiment con
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Weinbrot, Howard D
Dewey number
820/.9/1
Index
index present
LC call number
PR445
LC item number
.W4 1978eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Augustus
  • Augustus
  • English literature
  • Latin literature
  • English literature
  • Classicism
  • Rome
  • Augustus
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • Classicism
  • English literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Latin literature
  • Literature
  • England
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm, Howard D. Weinbrot
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; II: Practical Implications-The Shared View of Augustus in the Political Press; I: The Response in France; I: Pope's "" To Augustus"" and the ""Daily Gazetteer""
Control code
905863518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400871704
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gmrj5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905863518
Label
Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm, Howard D. Weinbrot
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; II: Practical Implications-The Shared View of Augustus in the Political Press; I: The Response in France; I: Pope's "" To Augustus"" and the ""Daily Gazetteer""
Control code
905863518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400871704
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gmrj5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905863518

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