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Title The classical Roman reader : new encounters with Ancient Rome / edited by Kenneth J. Atchity ; associate editor, Rosemary McKenna.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, [1998]

Subject Latin literature -- Translations into English.
Civilization, Classical -- Literary collections.
Civilization, Classical -- Sources.
Rome -- Civilization -- Sources.
Rome -- Literary collections.
Alt Name Atchity, Kenneth John.
McKenna, Rosemary.
Description xxxvi, 438 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0195127404
OCLC # 39322333
Table of Contents
Pt. IEarly Rome (509-65 B.C.) 
  The Rope / Plautus3
  Annals / Ennius17
  On Farm Management / Cato The Elder19
  The Brothers / Terence25
  Epigrams / Lucilius35
  On Agriculture / Varro38
Pt. IIThe Late Republic (64-27 B.C.) 
  The First Oration Against Catiline and Letters to His Wife and Family in Rome and to Caesar in Gaul / Cicero47
  The Gallic War / Caesar59
  Maxims / Publilius71
  An Old Actor Addresses Julius Caesar / Laberius72
  Elegies / Propertius74
  Lyrics / Sulpicia79
  On the Nature of Things / Lucretius82
  Lyrics / Catullus88
  History of Rome / Sallust93
  Aeneid / Virgil100
  Ars Poetica / Horace119
Pt. IIIThe Empire (27 B.C.-A.D. 476) 
  Early History of Rome / Livy137
  Elegies / Tibullus144
  Suasoriae / Seneca The Elder148
  Acts / Augustus153
  On Architecture / Vitruvius163
  Metamorphoses and The Art of Love / Ovid169
  Pumpkinification of Claudius / Seneca The Younger178
  On Medicine / Celsus184
  Noteworthy Words and Deeds / Valerius Maximus190
  Natural History / Pliny The Elder191
  Punica / Silius Italicus200
  Education of an Orator / Quintilian208
  The Jewish War / Josephus212
  Pharsalia / Lucan219
  Epigrams / Martial229
  On the Conveyance of Water / Frontinus232
  Thebaid / Statius237
  Letters / Pliny The Younger242
  Satires / Juvenal251
  Satyricon / Petronius267
  Annals: The Mutiny of the Pannonian Legions / Tacitus277
  from The Lives of the Twelve Caesars: Julius Caesar / Suetonius284
  To His Soul / Hadrian292
  Gynecology / Soranus294
  Correspondence with Marcus Aurelius / Fronto298
  Attic Nights / Gellius305
  Institutes / Gaius311
  Meditations / Marcus Aurelius314
  The Golden Ass / Apuleius320
  Opinions / Paulus328
  Hymn to the Mother of the Gods / Julian The Apostate329
  Lyrics / Ausonius337
  The Rape of Proserpine / Claudian339
  Fables / Avianus345
  Commentary on the Dream of Scipio / Macrobius346
  Military Institutions of the Romans / Vegetius350
  The Vigil of Venus Anonymous356
  Institutes / Justinian358
 Roman Gods/Heroes and Their Greek Counterparts365
 Landmarks of Roman History367
 Sources & Recommendations423
 Illustration Credits429