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The Resource Long live Latin : the pleasures of a useless language, Nicola Gardini ; translated from the Italian by Todd Portnowitz

Long live Latin : the pleasures of a useless language, Nicola Gardini ; translated from the Italian by Todd Portnowitz

Label
Long live Latin : the pleasures of a useless language
Title
Long live Latin
Title remainder
the pleasures of a useless language
Statement of responsibility
Nicola Gardini ; translated from the Italian by Todd Portnowitz
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Summary
An acclaimed novelist and Oxford professor, sharing his deep love for the Latin language, enthusiastically explores the joys of a not-so-dead language and its enduring impact on modern life
Tone
Writing style
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10829655
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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Gardini, Nicola
Dewey number
470.9
Index
index present
LC call number
PA2057
LC item number
.G37313 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Portnowitz, Todd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Latin language
  • Latin philology
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the pleasures of a useless language
Label
Long live Latin : the pleasures of a useless language, Nicola Gardini ; translated from the Italian by Todd Portnowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Viva il latino
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2019020200
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
viii, 246 pages
Isbn
9780374284527
Lccn
2019020200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1082561317
Label
Long live Latin : the pleasures of a useless language, Nicola Gardini ; translated from the Italian by Todd Portnowitz
Publication
Note
Translation of: Viva il latino
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2019020200
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
viii, 246 pages
Isbn
9780374284527
Lccn
2019020200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)1082561317

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