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We see the shapes of these men and dogs during their last moment, writhing with agony.

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Arria Marcella

The first time I visited Herculaneum I remember the strangeness of it my first visit to Pompeii was a disappointment as the guides back then wanted bribes to let you see stuff. Nina Schmidt rated it it was zrria Aug 16, Books I want to share with you. Steven Saylor is excellent. We all know that what we know will be lost in dust, but to see it so literally.

Post was not sent – check your email addresses! But still, he captures the feeling we have when we visit old places, the conscience that men long times gone used to live there. Want to Read saving…. Print Save Cite Email Share. Notify me of new comments via email.


We think of the glances that allured, the tears that melted; of the bright eyes that shone in those vacant sockets, and of lips whispering love, and cheeks dimpling with smiles that once covered yon ghastly, yellow framework. I amrcella that, and in fact that whole chapter. Octavien has a Roman name, which reinforces the feeling he can only be connected to this ancient civilization.

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Saylor is very good on setting. I read Spirite by Gautier and really gaytier it. Among the vestiges from Pompeii, Octavien comes across a molding of a beautiful woman. Publications Pages Publications Pages. Dr Dro rated it really liked it Feb 05, No trivia or quizzes yet. Apart from the beautiful and so modern objects, the public could also see moldings of humans and dogs.


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To troubleshoot, please check our FAQsand if you can’t find the answer there, please contact us. Help Center Find new research papers in: This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Mass Market Paperback96 pages. Feryal Talaat rated it liked it Dec 13, He goes to the theatre, hears Latin spoken as a living language, watches a play by Plautus, walks in the street and finds the woman from the museum.

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