Martial Book XIII : the Xenia First edition, first printing
Martial. introduction and commentary by T. J. Leary. Based on the translations of D. R. Shackleton Bailey

London Duckworth 2001 First edition Octavo ( standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of dj and boards. 209 p. w/ text, commentary index. A detailed commentary on this book of the Roman poet Martial. The book itself is themed around the gifts a Roman host would give to guests at Saturnalia, in particular food and drink. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 13109)


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