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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

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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
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Howard D. Weinbrot
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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
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Princeton Legacy Library
Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm, Howard D. Weinbrot
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Augustus Caesar in "Augustan" England : the decline of a classical norm, Howard D. Weinbrot
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13x16zd
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Includes index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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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""
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1 online resource (284 pages).
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online
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9781400871704
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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