Cato And Varro On Agriculture Loeb Classical Library No 283 -

cato varro de re rustica on agriculture loeb - cato m porcius cato the elder 234 149 bce of tusculum statesman and soldier was the first important writer in latin prose his speeches works on jurisprudence and the art of war his precepts to his son on various subjects and his great historical work on rome and italy are lost, loeb classical library harvard university press - the loeb classical library is the only series of books which through original text and english translation gives access to our entire greek and latin heritage convenient and well printed pocket volumes feature up to date text and accurate and literate english translations on each facing page the editors provide substantive introductions as well as essential critical and explanatory notes, glossary of ancient roman religion wikipedia - the vocabulary of ancient roman religion was highly specialized its study affords important information about the religion traditions and beliefs of the ancient romans this legacy is conspicuous in european cultural history in its influence on later juridical and religious vocabulary in europe particularly of the western church this glossary provides explanations of concepts as they were