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5 edition of Cabinet of the muses found in the catalog.

Cabinet of the muses

essays on classical and comparative literature in honor of Thomas G. Rosenmeyer

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Published by Scholars Press in Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rosenmeyer, Thomas G,
  • Classical literature -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Classical and modern,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Modern and classical

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mark Griffith and Donald J. Mastronarde.
    SeriesHomage series
    ContributionsRosenmeyer, Thomas G., Griffith, Mark, Ph. D., Mastronarde, Donald J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA26.R68 C3 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 402 p. :
    Number of Pages402
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2192083M
    ISBN 101555404081, 155540409X
    LC Control Number89010862

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    The nucleus of the pontifical collections of classical sculpture dates back to the original collection of pope Julius II () which was hous.   Here, we trace the history of museums, institutions that house, care for, and display objects. Looking at ancient collections and the age-old cabinet of curiosities, we can understand its origins, explore the museum's evolution and trace how its role has changed over time.

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