“De Albentiis and photographer Foglia provide a lovely beginning to the study of the ruins of Pompeii.”—Library Journal
“The life of the citizens is reborn in this stunning book.”—Reference and Research Book News
“This book will intrigue anyone with an interest in Roman history and culture, or specifically in the history of Pompeii. It will also make a fine addition to all public and private libraries.”—History in Review
“This beautiful book presents an in-depth look at every aspect of everyday life in Pompeii.”—BellaOnline.com
Emidio de Albentiis is a specialist in Pompeiian studies who currently teaches art history at the University of Perugia.