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Contents Glossary of Terms Series Editors' Foreword Acknowledgments Note on Translation Introduction From ?Slavish Flatterer? to Poet of Distinction Chapter One The Economics of Wealth Chapter Two Statius as Licensed Spokesperson Chapter Three Material Wealth in the Silvae Chapter Four Staius? Language of Wealth Chapter Five Creating Distinction Chapter Six Achieving Distinction Bibliography Index
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Statius, P. Papinius (Publius Papinius). Silvae.
Rome -- History -- Domitian, 81-96 -- Historiography.
Occasional verse, Latin -- History and criticism.
Laudatory poetry, Latin -- History and criticism.
Social classes in literature.
Rome -- In literature.
Wealth in literature.