How to Insult, Abuse and Insinuate in Classical Latin

Author(s): Michelle Lovric & Nikiforos Doxiadis Mardas

Latin Literature

A humourous repertoire of classical invective, using the language of Cicero, Martial, Ovid, Catullus, Horace and others. Arranged in sections for the sexless, gormless, worthless and unscrupulous, with regional taunts and threats. Contains illustrations from classical sources.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780091864453
  • : Ebury Press
  • : Ebury Press
  • : 0.27
  • : May 1998
  • : 182mm X 164mm X 12mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Michelle Lovric & Nikiforos Doxiadis Mardas
  • : Hardback
  • : very good
  • : 72
  • : halftones