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Author Welch, Tara S., 1967- author.

Title Tarpeia : workings of a Roman myth / Tara S. Welch.

Published Columbus, Ohio : The Ohio State University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xii, 331 pages)
Series Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-315) and indexes.
Contents The shape of variety: girl, city, Rome -- Fabius Pictor's greedy girl: not yet tota Italia -- Tarpeia in silver: the denarii of the social war -- Varro's Vestal version: Tarpeia in word and stone -- Perspectives on and of Livy's Tarpeia -- Elegiac Tarpeia (who won't stay put) -- Valerius Maximus on remembering Tarpeia's memorable deed -- Hellenistic Tarpeia in the elegy of Simylus -- On the edge of the knife in Dionysius of Halicarnassus -- Songworthy Athens, invincible Rome: Tarpeia in Plutarch's Romulus.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Tarpeia (Mythological character)
Mythology, Roman -- History and criticism.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN 9780814273838 (electronic bk.)
0814273831 (electronic bk.)