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Prudentius, Spain, and late antique Christianity : poetry, visual culture, and the cult of martyrs /
Paula Hershkowitz.
imprint
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
description
xiii, 254 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
ISBN
1107149606, 9781107149601
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imprint
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
isbn
1107149606
9781107149601
standard identifier
40027090529
contents note
An introduction to Prudentius: A Spanish poet for the martyrs -- Prudentius' audience: society and religious belief in late antique Hispania -- The Peristephanon and the martyr cults in Roman Spain -- Visual culture and martyrs: Prudentius, painter of pictures in words -- Prudentius' poetry in the context of the late antique visual culture of Hispania -- An epilogue for a Christian poet -- Appendix: Myths in Prudentius' poems and Spanish mosaics."
catalogue key
11228971
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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