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Antiquity Recovered

The Legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum (J. Paul Getty Museum)

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Published by Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical Greek & Roman archaeology,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • History / Ancient / Rome,
  • Civilization,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Herculaneum (Extinct city),
  • Italy,
  • Pompeii (Extinct city)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVictoria C. Gardner Coates (Editor), Jon L. Seydl (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8231268M
    ISBN 100892368721
    ISBN 109780892368723

    Mar 18,  · Novum Organum/Book I (Spedding) There are found some minds given to an extreme admiration [p. 60] of antiquity, others to an extreme love and appetite for novelty; but few so duly tempered that they can hold the mean, neither carping at what has been well laid down by the ancients, nor despising what is well introduced by the moderns. "Antiquity Recovered" presents thirteen diverse essays that trace how perceptions of the past have changed over the course of three centuries of excavations. The essays range in subject from a reassessment of the contents of the library at Herculaneum's Villa of the Papyri, to the symbolic appearance of the ancient world in such classic films.

    The Villa of the Papyri is the name given to a private house that was uncovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum. This city, along with nearby Pompeii, is perhaps best remembered for its destruction during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Sep 18,  · Some of these treasures are now likely destroyed, including the Ark of the Covenant, but some may still exist and be recovered — such as the crown jewels of .

    Buy Antiquity Recovered - The Legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum (J. Paul Getty Museum) by Coates (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author. Coates. Thanks to Sharon Waxman’s book Loot: The Battle Over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World (Times Books), I already knew this, but I doubted that most patrons to the museum did. There was no explanation of it in the text panels or in any of the other materials on display. Stolen and Recovered Antiquity: The Hippocampus brooch of.


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Nov 14,  · Antiquity Recovered: The Legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum (J. Paul Getty Museum) [Victoria C. Gardner Coates, Jon L. Seydl] on mpcs.online *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Beginning inwhen their antiquities first were recovered, Pompeii and Herculaneum have exercised the historical imagination of the West.

This volume presents a diverse array of response to the sites5/5(1). Get this from a library. Antiquity recovered: the legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum. [Victoria C Gardner Coates; Jon L Seydl;] -- 'Antiquity Recovered' presents 13 diverse essays that trace how perceptions of the past have changed over the course of three centuries of excavations.

They range in subject from a reassessment of. Antiquity Recovered book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Beginning inwhen their antiquities first were recovered, Pompei /5. His antiquity-instinct tells him that every heavenly body worth inhabiting must - correctly understood - be an ascetic planet inhabited by the practising, the aspiring and the virtuosos.

What is antiquity for him but the code word for the age in which humans had to become strong enough for. Table of Contents (also at the end of the review). This book offers very surprising insights about Pompejirezeption in the 20th century in the western world.

It is the sequel of an exhibition held in Philadelphia inand the concept was worked out by collaborators of the J. Paul Getty Research Center at Los Angeles, an appropriate institution, with not only the Villa of the Papyri.

Jun 18,  · Antiquity Recovered explores the complexities of "the reception of the past" and helps enhance our understanding of the roles these cities have played, and continue to play, in Western culture.

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in the Tigris-Euphrates valley (present-day Iraq) to the fall of the Roman /5(45). Antiquity Recovered: The Legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum. by Victoria C. Gardner Coates, Antiquity Recovered explores the complexities of "the reception of the past" and helps enhance our understanding of the roles these cities have played, and continue to play, in Western culture.

Publish your book with B&mpcs.online: $ Beginning inwhen their antiquities first were recovered, Pompeii and Herculaneum have exercised the historical imagination of the West. This volume presents a diverse array of response to the sites, tracing how perceptions of the past have changed over the course of three centuries of excavations, what the editors call "the strata of interpretation.".

Another famous example is the discovery of the Archimedes palimpsest, which was used to make a prayer book almost years after the original work was written. A work may be recovered in a library, as a lost or mislabeled codex, or as a part of another book/ codex.

Well known, but not recovered, works are described by compilations that did. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes).

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Victoria C. Gardner Coates is a lecturer in the Department of the History of Art at the University of Pennsylvania. COUPON: Rent Antiquity Recovered The Legacy of Pompeii and Herculaneum 1st edition () and save up to 80% on textbook rentals and 90% on used textbooks.

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Oct 30,  · Likewise, the impressive sales of Robert Harris’s novel, Pompeii —described already on the Birmingham Museum of Art’s website as “classic”—indicate that Antiquity Recovered will hardly be the final word on the reception history of these ancient cities.

It is, for now, however, an insightful and satisfying summary. Munabbih’s ‘thirty scrolls’ to the presumably fantastic ‘ (variant ) books’ of the Slavonic book of Enoch (2 Enoch).

Despite these testimonies to Enoch’s loquacity, only two indubitably Enochic ‘books’ have been recovered to date, and these are conventionally designated 1 Enoch (Ethiopic Enoch) and 2 Enoch (Slavonic Enoch).

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Antiquities, objects or artifacts surviving from ancient cultures; Eras. Any period before the European Middle Ages (which dates from around with the collapse of Rome to with the discovery of the new world), but still within Western civilization-based history, including.

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Summary: Requires a permit from the Director of the Department of Historic Resources for any person to conduct field investigations, explorations, or recovery operations involving the removal, destruction or disturbance of any object of antiquity on state-controlled land or on a state archeological site or zone.Cambridge Core - Antiquity - Volume 90 - Issue It is not often that Egyptology features in US presidential campaigns, but such was the case back in November when Republican candidate Ben Carson asserted that the pyramids of Egypt were built not for burials but as grain stores.