Satyrica

By: Petronius Arbiter; Translated by Frederick Raphael

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Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Previous owner's name blind stamped to the title page. Colour illustrations by Neil Packer. A lovely book in excellent condition. 157 pages A modern translation of this classic ancient Roman sex romp. Gaius Petronius Abiter was a Roman courtier in the reign of the Emperor Nero. This work is generally seen to be a satire on the morals and doings of Roman society of the time.

Title: Satyrica

Author Name: Petronius Arbiter; Translated by Frederick Raphael

Categories: ClassicalStudies,

Edition: 1st thus

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2003

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID246985

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