Cosmetics & Perfumes In The Roman WorldBook - 2007
Presents a survey of the perception and reality of the use of cosmetics and perfumes under the Roman Empire. This work, a companion to "Roman Clothing and Fashion" draws on literary, non-literary, visual and archaeological evidence to show, among other things, the importance of cosmetics and perfumes for health.
Publisher: Stroud : Tempus, 2007.
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Cosmetics and perfumes in the Roman world