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Love Roman Style: The Best of Catullus, Horace, Propertius, and Ovid in Modern Verse

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Several generations of Roman lyric poets are brought together here, freshly translated into modern English verse. What links them is the theme of love in all its variations, as much ?in the air? then and there as it is here and now. These great poets knew each other, were conversant with one another's work, which they echoed, parodied, and paid homage in the forms and figures they deployed. It's a classic case of ?influence, ? the process by which poetry propagates itself through all ages and cultures. Bawdy, delicate, ...

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Love Roman Style: The Best of Catullus, Horace, Propertius, and Ovid in Modern Verse
2017, Authorhouse

ISBN-13: 9781546285847

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Love Roman Style: The Best of Catullus, Horace, Propertius, and Ovid in Modern Verse
2017, Authorhouse

ISBN-13: 9781546285830

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