"Each chapter includes useful discussion of further readings." ( CHOICE
, September 2009)
"The editors have astutely chosen knowledgeable contributors capable of presenting complex material in an engaging manner to students and the educated public." Gerald Sandy, Professor Emeritus of Classics, University of British Columbia
"This new handbook skillfully guides the reader through the literary and the real into the afterlife of Petronius′s multifaceted masterpiece. The result is an unprecedented success in synthetic interpretation."
John Bodel, Brown University