The Saturnalia. Number LXXIX of the records of civilization sources and Studies. Macrobius . Translated, Percival Vaughan Davies, Ambrosius Theodosius.

The Saturnalia. Number LXXIX of the records of civilization sources and Studies

New York: Columbia University Press, 1969. Cloth. Good. Item #014057
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Blue cloth. No jacket. 560 pages including index. An English language translation of this dialogue involving twelve main characters who espouse various beliefs and philosophies. Macrobius had hoped to put his learning and reading at the disposal of his son, to provide useful information (from the introduction). Much of the historical information on various societies and cultures provided within had not been preserved elsewhere. GOOD+ condition. Minor fading, scuffing and soiling to the covers. Extremities scuffed. Moderate toning/offsetting to the endpapers.

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