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The wonders of Pompeii. By Marc Monnier. Tr. from the original French.

by Michigan Historical Reprint Series

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11867457M
    ISBN 101425532543
    ISBN 109781425532543
    OCLC/WorldCa64667808

    Pompeii Peintures Murales: Souvenir de Pompeii. (Naples: Majolino, circa ). Oblong quarto, original red cloth gilt rebacked with original spine laid down.. Midth-century album of the adornments of Pompeii, a collection of 25 beautiful and brilliantly hand-colored mounted lithographs. If you are a history buff and want to see the wonders of two renowned archaeological sites, LivItaly’s Private Pompeii and Herculaneum Tour is the perfect tour for you! This half day archaeological adventure provides an expert private guide who will tell you all about that ominous day in 79 A.D. when both the towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum were destroyed by the powerful Mt Vesuvius eruption.5/5(50).

      Taking the iconic city of Pompeii as its central example, and ranging widely across French romantic culture, this book examines the formation of a modern archaeological gaze and analyzes its historical ontology, rhetoric of retrieval, and secular theology of memory, before turning to its broader political : This all embracing survey of Pompeii provides the most comprehensive survey of the region available. With contributions by well-known experts in the field, this book studies not only Pompeii, but also – for the first time – the buried surrounding cities of Campania. The World of Pompeiiincludes the latest understanding of the region, based on the up-to-date findings of recent.

    Classic Victorian tale of the last days of Pompeii, doomed city that lay at the feet of Mount Vesuvius. From poets to flower-girls, gladiators to Roman tribunes, here is a plausible story of their lives, their loves, and the tragic fate that awaited them. The violent eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August AD 79 was one of the greatest natural disasters of all time. Thousands of people were suddenly entombed in the town of Pompeii, taken by surprise as a layer of ash and pumice, many metres thick, rained down on top of them from the long-dormant volcano. Uncovered nearly years later, Pompeii gives us an amazing record of everyday Roman life.


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The Wonders of Pompeii book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to /5. The Wonders of Pompeii [Monnier, Marc] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Wonders of Pompeii It was translated from the original French, and according to the frontspiece, the original price of this volume was a whopping $ The copy I /5(6).

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the wonders of pompeii. by marc monnier. translated from the original french. new york: charles scribner & co., broadway.

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Oltre il mito del Nolano (/5. A railroad runs from Naples to Pompeii. Are you alone. The trip occupies one hour, and you have just time enough to read what follows, pausing once in a while to glance at Vesuvius and the sea; the clear, bright waters hemmed in by the gentle curve of the promontories; a bluish coast that approaches and becomes green; a green coast that withdraws into the distance and becomes blue Brand: Library of Alexandria.

Title The wonders of Pompeii Contributor Names Monnier, Marc, Created / Published. The Wonders of Pompeii by Monnier, Marc, Collection gutenberg Contributor Project Gutenberg Language English. Book from Project Gutenberg: The Wonders of Pompeii Addeddate Call number gutenberg etext# download 34 Files download 34 Original.

SHOW ALL. IN COLLECTIONS. Project Gutenberg. At head of title: Wonders of art and architecture. Description: pages frontispiece, plates 18 cm. Series Title: Illustrated library of wonders. [1st ser.] Responsibility: By Marc Monnier. from the original.

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from the original French. (New York: C. Scribner & co., ), by Marc Monnier (page images at HathiTrust) Filed under: Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Fiction. The Last Days of Pompeii (redacted edition, ), by Edward Bulwer-Lytton, ed. The wonders of Pompeii Item Preview remove-circle The wonders of Pompeii by Monnier, Marc, Publication date Topics Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Description and travel download 18 Files download 10 Original.

SHOW ALL. IN COLLECTIONS. California Digital : Pompeii is a novel by Robert Harris, published by Random House in It blends historical fiction with the real-life eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 AD, which overwhelmed Pompeii and its surrounding environs.

The novel is notable for its references to various aspects of volcanology and use of the Roman calendar. [citation needed] Ina film version of the book had been Author: Robert Harris.

A “little Pompeii” is how French archaeologists are describing an entire ancient Roman neighbourhood uncovered on the outskirts of the southeastern city of Vienne, featuring remarkably. This custom tour features stops in Rome, Vatican City, Pompeii (Italy’s lost city), the Amalfi Coast, Florence, the charming Cinque Terre and, finally, Venice.

With pre-arranged tours, accommodation and private transfers, this is the perfect tour on which to discover the. The name of the book would never even let you know it would be designed for use as a guide book, but this is the tag line for the book, that I think says it all: "Few other archaeological sites in the world rival Pompeii for the amount of information it reveals about the lives of its ancient inhabitants.

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Save more than 80% on retail. Shop for Monnier French Paperback Book now. page [unnumbered] page [unnumbered] page i. page ii. page iii the wonders of optics. page iv. page v the wonders of optics by f. marion. translated from the french, and edited by charles w. quin, f.c.s. illustrated with seventy engra vings on wood, and a coloured frontispiece.

"Pompeii" is a song by British band is the fourth single from their debut studio album Bad Blood and was released on 11 January The song's title and lyrics refer to the Roman town of the same name that was destroyed and buried in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD Genre: Indie rock, synth-pop.But Pompeii proves to be a corrupt and violent town, and Attilius soon discovers that there are powerful forces at work—both natural and man-made—threatening to destroy him.

With his trademark elegance and intelligence, Robert Harris, bestselling author of Archangel and Fatherland. Pompeii (/ p ɒ m ˈ p eɪ (i)/, Latin: [pɔmˈpeːjjiː]) was an ancient city located in the modern comune of Pompei near Naples in the Campania region of i, along with Herculaneum and many villas in the surrounding area (e.g.

at Boscoreale, Stabiae), was buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD Location: Pompei, Province of Naples, Campania, Italy.