Book , Print in English

Pompeii : public and private life

Paul Zanker ; translated by Deborah Lucas Schneider.
  • Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1998.
  • ix, 251 pages, [16] p. of plates : illustrations(some colored), maps, plans ; 23 cm.
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Contents
  • Townscape and Domestic Taste
  • Townscapes
  • Domestic Taste and Cultural Self-Definition
  • Urban Space as a Reflection of Society
  • Hellenistic City of the Oscans
  • Roman Colonists' City
  • Townscape and Ideology in the Age of Augustus
  • City's Final Years
  • Domestic Arts in Pompeii
  • Origins of the Roman Villa
  • Two Forms of Living Space
  • Miniature Villa in the Town
  • Courtyard with a Large Marble Fountain
  • Garden as Sanctuary
  • Parlor Overlooking Diana's Sacred Grove
  • Gardens Filled with Sculptures
  • Dining under the Stars
  • Large Pictures for Small Dreams
  • Domestic Taste and Cultural Identity.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-240) and index.
ISBN
  • 0674689666 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0674689674 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 98024720
  • OCLC: 39143166