Bread and Circuses : Historical Sociology and Political Pluralism [ Ancient Greece and Rome ]
Veyne, Paul. translated by Brian Pearce. introduction by Oswyn Murray

London Allen Lane, the Penguin Press 1990 First English language edition, abridged from the French edition Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. xxiii, 492 p. w/ endnotes, index. A study of the wealthy in Greece and Rome to support public pleasures and public works, looking at its role in society. Very good Hardcover (Item ID: 17545)


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