"I prophesy a mighty burning soon"
January 25, 2008 6:26 PM Subscribe
O Hammers, Head
posted by paduasoy (42 comments total)
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: discussion of a freakish reference in Philodemus's On Methods of Inference
, found in the Villa of the Papyri at Herculaneum.
See also: the Philodemus Project
, an examination of the scrolls from the Villa;
epigrams by Philodemus in the Greek Anthology, on love
on the "human comedy"
(1), a prayer
and on family
Wikipedia on the Villa of the Papyri
a talk on Studies, Excavation, and Prospects
of the Villa, touching on the controversy about future excavation;
the Villa previously on MetaFilter