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The Satyricon

Petronius Arbiter

The Satyricon

Burnaby"s translation. 1694

by Petronius Arbiter

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Published by Chapman & Dodd in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith an introduction by C.K. Scott Moncrieff.
SeriesThe Abbey Classics -- xviii
ContributionsBurnaby, William, 1672 or 3-1706.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 226 p. :
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19421033M

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The Satyricon: a Roman knight in prose and verse with the fragments recover'd at Belgrade in the year made English by Mr. Wilson of the Middle Temple and several others.

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It relates the wanderings and escapades of a disreputable trio of adventurers, the narrator Encolpius (“Embracer. About The Satyricon/Seneca, The Apocolocyntosis “This version by a translator who understands the high art of low humor is conspicuously funny.”—Time The Satyricon is a classic of comedy, a superbly funny picture of Nero’s Rome as seen through the eyes of Petronius, its most amorous and elegant courtier.

William Arrowsmith’s translation—a lively, modern. THE SATYRICON PETRONIUS [Page] [Page] [Page] THE SATYRICON. 1 [Page] Two thousand and ten copies of this edition have been printed, ten copies of which are for the Editors of The Panurge Press.

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The Satyricon is an example of Menippean satire, which is very different from the formal verse satire of Juvenal Brand: JiaHu Books.The Satyricon, and, The fragments (Penguin classics) by Petronius Arbiter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Here is an outline of the novel's five parts – linked to the full text – immediately followed by a detailed summary of the book.

Below that is the "unexpurgated" text of the Satyricon. PART 1.– ADVENTURES OF ENCOLPIUS AND HIS COMPANIONS (Chapters 1–26) PART 2.– TRIMALCHIO'S FEAST (Chapters 27–78) PART 3.–.