Annals, Histories, Agricola, Germania: Notes revised by Eleanor Cowan :: Cornelius Tacitus

Annals, Histories, Agricola, Germania: Notes revised by Eleanor Cowan :: Cornelius Tacitus soon to be presented for sale on the tremendous BookLovers of Bath web site!

New York, London & Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Number 311 in the series. Includes: Chronological tables (1); Coloured maps; Tables; Genealogical tables; Ribbon markers (1);

From the cover: The complete historical works of the greatest historian of the Roman empire, in one volume.

Born around AD 58, Tacitus served as administrator and senator, a career that gave him an intimate view of the empire at its highest levels. A brilliant narrator and master stylist, he had ample material for his story in the dramatic, violent and often bloody events of the first century. In the Annals he writes about the aftermath of the death of the first emperor, Aug…

Introduction by: Robin Lane Fox

In the Everyman’s Library series.

Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. Previous owners’ name & date to the first blank. Publication date has been highlighted. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.

Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xxxiv) 850 pages. Index. 8¼” x 5¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I persuade you to have a look at more books within my History catalogue?

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