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Author Duff, J. Wight (John Wight), 1866-1944.

Title Roman satire: its outlook on social life / by J. Wight Duff ...

Publication Info. Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 1936.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  877.09 D855R    Check Shelf
Description 5 preliminary leaves, 205 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Sather classical lectures ; v. 12, 1936
Sather classical lectures ; v. 12, 1936.
Bibliography Bibliographical references in "Notes" (pages [167]-184).
Contents Satire ancient and modern -- Greek precursors of Roman satire-and Ennius -- Lucilius, creator of the Roman type -- Horace -- Menippean satire-Varro, Seneca, Petronius -- Phaedrus and Persius-beast fable and stoic homily -- Martial-the epigram as satire -- Juvenal and other satirists.
Subject Satire, Latin -- History and criticism.
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