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The Saturnalia

Rome — Civilization — Poetry. The second book commences with a collection of bon mots, ascribed to the most celebrated wits of antiquity; to these are appended a series of essays on matters connected with the pleasures of the table.

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Kaster does not accomplish this singlehanded: In an increasingly Christian Rome, they had remained pagan; Macrobius, writing several decades later, presents them in an ideal light. Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait Ammon, the chief god of Egyptian Thebes, ultimately identified with the sun god Re cf.

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