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    Author Moser, Barry

    Title Ashen sky : the letters of Pliny the Younger on the eruption of Vesuvius / illustrated by Barry Moser ; written and translated by Benedicte Gilman.
    Imprint Los Angeles : The J. Paul Getty Museum, [2007]

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    Descript 39 p. : ill., map ; 27 cm.
    Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 38).
    Note Includes Pliny's Letters 6.16 and 6.20, translated from Latin.
    Contents The eruption of Mount Vesuvius -- Pliny the elder -- Tacitus -- Pliny the younger -- The survival of Pliny's letters on the eruption of Mount Vesuvius -- Letter 6.16 -- Letter 6.20.
    Subject Moser, Barry
    Vesuvius (Italy) -- In art
    Vesuvius (Italy) -- Eruption, 79
    Alt Author Pliny, the Younger. Epistularum libri VI. Selections. English
    Gilman, Benedicte
    Alt Title Letters of Pliny the Younger on the eruption of Vesuvius
    ISBN/ISSN 9780892369003 (hardcover)
    0892369000 (hardcover)


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