Petronius Arbiter; Translated by Frederick Raphael
Edition 1st thus
Publisher London The Folio Society 2003
Seller ID ID246985
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Previous owner's name blind stamped to the title page. Colour illustrations by Neil Packer. A lovely book in excellent condition. 157 pages A modern translation of this classic ancient Roman sex romp. Gaius Petronius Abiter was a Roman courtier in the reign of the Emperor Nero. This work is generally seen to be a satire on the morals and doings of Roman society of the time.