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topography and monuments of ancient Rome

Samuel Ball Platner

topography and monuments of ancient Rome

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Samuel Ball Platner ...
      SeriesAllyn and Bacon"s college Latin series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG63 .P7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 514 p.
      Number of Pages514
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6941895M
      LC Control Number04016269
      OCLC/WorldCa679664


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Boston, Allyn and Bacon, The most important contribution to the topography of Rome since has been the publication of the third part of the first volume of Jordan's Topographie der Stadt Rom, written by Professor Hülsen, to whom I wish to acknowledge again my deep obligations; the minor literature on the subject has increased so greatly that the references in this.

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Full text of " The topography and monuments of ancient Rome" See other formats. Roman topography is the study of the city of Rome, its monuments, buildings, and open spaces in their physical setting on the seven hills besides the Tiber River.

The ancient written sources of Latin literature and history, as well as the corpus of inscriptions and coins, provide evidence for the physical structure of the city and the urban plan. The most authoritative illustrated reference book on the urban history of ancient Rome. The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period.

Lavishly illustrated throughout with full-color maps, drawings, photos, and 3D reconstructions, this magnificent two-volume slipcased edition /5(37). The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period.

Lavishly illustrated throughout with full-color maps, drawings, photos, and 3D reconstructions, this magnificent two-volume slipcased edition features the latest discoveries and scholarship, with new descriptions of more than monuments.

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Or get business-day shipping on this item for $5 Author: Topography and monuments of ancient Rome book Ball Platner. Ancient Rome Handbook. 2, likes 36 talking about this. A summary of the history of ancient Rome, organized in a totally new format that makes it understandable.

More than photographs linked /5(1). Co., Rome, I (i). Professor Platner declares that his book " is intended to serve as an introduction to the topography of ancient Rome for students of Roman antiquities and history, and incidentally as a book of reference for those who have any special interest in the monuments which still remain".

A book written with such a. The Topography and Monuments of Ancient Rome by Samuel Ball Platner avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 15 editions. - Covers Rome’s topography, economy, urban infrastructure, and more - Includes profiles of major monuments and works of art - Draws on the latest archaeological findings and mapping technologies.

Derived from Greek, topography literally means “place writing” and has, since the Renaissance, constituted a major branch of Roman studies. The topography of the city of Rome has come to be defined as its own subdiscipline within the field of Roman archaeology. As such, this area, by necessity, combines the study of the ancient.

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There are new maps for the topography and monuments of Rome, a huge research bibliography, and the volume is richly illustrated. Useful reading for all Roman scholars and students. The field of Roman topography has been blessed, over the past century, by such works as Platner and Ashby’s Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome from (which can now be found free online) as well as A New Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome, completed by L.

Richardson Jr. in But nothing, perhaps, can surpass the monumental six-volume. Samuel Ball Platner is the author of A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 1 review, published ), The Topography An /5.

To the left is a picture of Roman Colosseum. To Learn more about Roman Colosseum click the Button Text below. Geography is the study of physical features of the earth and its atmosphere, the study of its people, earth and environment.

Ancient Rome is located in Italy, Europe, near the Mediterranean Sea. Italy is miles long and miles wide. Anna Leone, Ancient Roman Topography and Architecture, vol.I, Drawings by Francesco di Giorgio, Ligorio, Labacco, Dosio and four anonymous sixteenth-century Draughtsmen; vol.

II, Drawings by Montano and seventeenth-century Draughtsmen; vol. III, Dal Pozzo Accessions in the later Seventeenth Century and miscellaneous earlier Drawings, Author: Anna Leone. Ancient Rome: The Archaeology of the Eternal City - Ebook written by J.

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2nd ed. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, Richardson, Lawrence, Jr. Rodolfo Amedeo Lanciani (1 January – 22 May ) was an Italian archaeologist, a pioneering student of ancient Roman topography, and among his many excavations was that of the House of the Vestals in the Roman Forum.

Lanciani earned LL.D. degrees from Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Harvard and a Ph.D. degree from Würzburg. ARTH Topography of Ancient Rome, Gregg 1 ARTH Topography and Monuments of Ancient Rome Professor Christopher Gregg [email protected] Robinson B, A Office Hours: Wednesdays or by appointment.

In this way the veteran scholar, whose seventieth birthday we celebrate to-day, has paid the best tribute in his power to the memory of the late Professor Platner, whose esteem for him was shown by the dedication of his Topography and Monuments of Ancient Rome, the first edition of which dates fromChristiano Huelseno Topographiae urbis.

A major new book on the archaeology of Rome. The chapters, by an impressive list of contributors, are written to be as up-to-date and useful as possible, detailing lots of new research.

There are new maps for the topography and monuments of Rome, a huge research bibliography containing 1, titles and the volume is richly illustrated. The most authoritative illustrated reference book on the urban history of ancient Rome.

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"All concerned with the topography and monuments of ancient Rome will welcome this splendid study, which brings up to date and in effect replaces the classic dictionary of by Platner and Ashby.

Richardson catalogs all monuments and landmarks, major or minor, that are mentioned by ancient testimonia or have been discovered by modern /5(6). The Roman Forum, also known by its Latin name Forum Romanum (Italian: Foro Romano), is a rectangular forum surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of the city of ns of the ancient city referred to this space, originally a marketplace, as the Forum Magnum, or simply the al comitium: Curia Julia, Rostra Augusti.

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The most authoritative illustrated reference book on the urban history of ancient Rome. The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period.

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Offering a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period, The Atlas of Ancient Rome. features the latest discoveries and scholarship, with new descriptions of more than monuments, including the Sanctuary of Vesta, the domus Augusti, and the Mausoleum of Augustus.

Lavishly illustrated throughout with full-color maps, Brand: Princeton University Press. Withvolumes in classical studies and the history of art and architecture, the Library is widely respected for its collections in ancient Mediterranean archaeology and art, Greek and Latin literature, ancient topography including the history of the city of Rome, ancient religions, and related fields such as epigraphy, numismatics and.

The Atlas of Ancient Rome: Biography and Portraits of the City By Andrea Carandini, Editor Princeton University Press, $, pages. The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period.

Lavishly illustrated throughout with full-color maps, drawings, photos, and 3D. S. Platner, A topographical dictionary of ancient Rome, completed and revised by Thomas Ashby (London, ). Platner, Topography and monuments of ancient Rome (Boston, ). Quilici, "Il Campo Marzio occidentale", in Citta e architettura nella Roma imperiale, Analecta Romana Instituti Danici, supp.

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Rome and Environs: An Archaeological Guide eBook Ancient Rome edited by Andrea Carandini is a truly magnificent and monumental contribution to our understanding of the topography and buildings of ancient Rome, with detailed histories, maps, ground plans and reconstructions although the work is not as compact or as handy as the Coarelli and /5(18).

The Flight over Rome brings it all together and shows you how the individual buildings and monuments fit into a larger pattern of urban organization.

Once you get the big picture from this application, we are certain that your appetite for going down to ground level and exploring the individual monuments will be s: 1.The pioneering scholar of the topography of ancient Rome was Flavio Biondo (), whose Roma instaturata, based on texts and material remains, was the first comprehensive guide to the buildings of the ancient city.

Biondo's book was not illustrated. One of the first printed depictions of the ancient city was essayed by a Dominican friar.The Atlas of Ancient Rome is monumental in scope. It examines the city’s topography and political-administrative divisions, trade and economic production, and social landscape and infrastructure—from residential neighborhoods and gardens to walls, roads, aqueducts, and sewers.

It describes the fourteen regions of Rome and the urbanFile Size: 3MB.