SPQR: A HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME
by Mary Beard
Published by Profile Books. Circa. 2015
Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. A look at Roman history from one of the world's foremost classicists. How Rome grew from an insignificant village in central Italy to a power that controlled territory from Spain to Syria, and also how the Romans thought about themselves and their achievements, and why they continue to be important to us. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations plus a few colour.
4th printing. A few light marks to boards. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly worn at corners.
Stock no. 1821055