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Author Johnson, Marguerite, 1965-
Title Sexuality in Greek and Roman society and literature : a sourcebook / Marguerite Johnson and Terry Ryan.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.

Author Johnson, Marguerite, 1965-
Subject Classical literature -- History and criticism.
Sex in literature.
Sex customs -- Greece -- History -- To 500.
Sex -- Greece -- History -- To 500.
Sex customs in literature.
Sex customs -- Rome.
Sex -- Rome.
History, Ancient.
Sexual Behavior -- history.
Greek World.
Roman World.
Social Conditions -- history.
Alt Name Ryan, Terry, 1946 November 5-
Add Title Available from some providers with title: Sexuality in Greek and Roman literature and society : a sourcebook
Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 244 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-235) and indexes.
Contents Introduction : a socio-sexual background to Greece and Rome -- The divine sphere -- Beauty -- Marriage -- Prostitution -- Same-sex relationships -- Sex and violence -- Anxiety and repulsion -- Aids and handbooks.
Summary This volume contains numerous original translations of ancient poetry, inscriptions and documents, all of which illuminate the multifaceted nature of sexuality in antiquity.
Access Access restricted to subscribers.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780203645826 (electronic bk.)
0203645820 (electronic bk.)
9780415173308 (hardback ; alk. paper)
0415173302 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9780415173315 (Paper)
0415173310 (Paper)
ISBN/ISSN 2411755
OCLC # 252815648
Additional Format Print version: Johnson, Marguerite, 1965- Sexuality in Greek and Roman society and literature. London ; New York : Routledge, 2005 0415173302 (DLC) 2004012722 (OCoLC)55623746

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