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Life and letters in Roman Africa

Edmund Spenser Bouchier

Life and letters in Roman Africa

by Edmund Spenser Bouchier

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Published by B. H. Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, North
    • Subjects:
    • Latin literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Africa, North -- Intellectual life.,
    • Africa, North -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. S. Bouchier ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT170 .B7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 127, [1] p.
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL176716M
      LC Control Numbera 13002495
      OCLC/WorldCa1683459

      Latin Alphabet historically, a branch of the Etruscan alphabet, which in turn was derived from the Greek alphabet. It is generally taken to have come into being in the seventh century B.C. The letters were written first from right to left and, on alternate lines, from left to right (the boustrophedon). After the fourth century B.C. they were written. Though the epistolary novel (a novel in the form of letters written by one or more characters) was most popular before the 19th century, Alice Walker became a champion of the style with her Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning novel The Color Purple. Set in the post-Civil War American South, the novel follows a young African.

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