The Deification of Abstract Ideas in Roman Literature and Inscriptions

By: Axtell, Harold L.

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1987 Hard Cover. 100 pp. Reprint of the 1907 edition. CONTENTS: THE DEIFIED ABSTRACTS AS INDIVIDUAL CULTS: State-Cults: Of the Republican Period, Of the Empire; Abstracts Popularly But Not Officially Worshipped; Occasional and Individual Deifications; Doubtful Examples; THE DEIFIED ABSTRACTS AS A CLASS: Their Origin; The Deified Abstracts in Literature: Literature of the Republic; Literature of the Early Empire; Literature of the First and Second Centuries A.D.; Literature of the Late Empire; The Christian Fathers; The Abstracts in the Inscriptions; INDICES: Index of Deities; Index of Authors.