Herbert W. Benario proofs of An Introduction to Tacitus

Herbert W. Benario proofs of An Introduction to Tacitus

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Benario, Herbert W.
Title: Herbert W. Benario proofs of An Introduction to Tacitus
Dates: 1975
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet (20 items)
Coll. Number: ms1017

Biographical/Historical Note

Herbert W. Benario (b. July 21, 1929) was a professor of classics at Emory University until 1987. He has a B.A. from the City College of New York, 1948; an M.A. from Columbia University, 1949; and his PhD from Johns Hopkins University, 1951. He was a past president of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of galley proofs, house set revisions, dust jacket layouts and proofs, original sketches, and printer's first proofs for Herbert W. Benario's "An introduction to Tacitus" (Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, 1975).


Index Terms

Galley proofs.
Historians--Rome--Biography.
Proofs (printed matter)
Publishers and publishing--Georgia--Athens.
Sketches.
Tacitus, Cornelius
University of Georgia. Press.
University press publications--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Herbert W. Benario proofs of An Introduction to Tacitus, ms 1017. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials held by the University of Georgia Libraries: An Introduction to Tacitus / Herbert W. Benario. Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, 1975.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11-2"An introduction to Tacitus" printers proof 1st
 
3"An introduction to Tacitus" printers proof 2nd, house set
 
4"An introduction to Tacitus" house set, 20 May 1974
 
5"An introduction to Tacitus" house set, 19 August 1974
 
6"An introduction to Tacitus" book cover illustration