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The odes of Horace

Author: Horace.; David Ferry
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A new bilingual translation of the works of a Roman poet, with Latin and English versions on facing pages. In Discipline, one reads, "Sweet and proper it is to die for your country / But Death would just as soon come after him / Who runs away."
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Horace; Horace.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Horace.; David Ferry
ISBN: 0374224250 9780374224257
OCLC Number: 36477100
Language Note: English and Latin.
Notes: "Carmen saeculare": pages 314-319.
Description: xv, 343 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: a translation by David Ferry.

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A new bilingual translation of the works of a Roman poet, with Latin and English versions on facing pages. In Discipline, one reads, "Sweet and proper it is to die for your country / But Death would just as soon come after him / Who runs away."

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