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The history of early Rome

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Published by Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club at the Stamperia Valdonega in Verona .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLivy ; translated by Audrey de Sélincourt ; illustrated by Raffaele Scorzelli
ContributionsDe Sélincourt, Aubrey, 1894-1962, tr, Mardersteig, Giovanni, 1892-1977, printer, Scorzelli, Lello, ill, Stamperia Valdonega, Limited Editions Club, Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLEC no. 427, PA6452 .A5 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 499 p., [17] leaves of plates (1 folded) :
Number of Pages499
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24457965M
LC Control Number2010414501


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Livy vividly depicts the great characters, legends, and. The history of this period is notoriously difficult to uncover because there are no extant written records, and because the later historiography that affords the only narrative accounts of Rome's early days is shaped by the issues, conflicts, and ways of thinking of its own by: The History of Rome By Titus Livius Text of the Histories Title Page Preface Book 1 The Earliest Legends of Rome Book 2 The Early Years of the Republic Book 3 The Decemvirate Book 4 The Growing Power of the Plebs Book 5 War with Veii, Destruction of Rome by the Gauls Book 6 Reconciliation of the Orders ( B.C.) Book 7 Frontier Wars ( File Size: 3MB.

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