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The Oxford book of classical verse in translation

Author: Adrian Poole; Jeremy Maule
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.
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The debts that English poetry owes to the Classics have been richly repaid by the inventive tradition of translation to which some of the greatest poets in the English language have contributed. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oxford book of classical verse in translation.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
(OCoLC)44596240
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Poole; Jeremy Maule
OCLC Number: 776144044
Description: 1 online resource (xlix, 606 pages)
Contents: Epic, homerica; lyric and elegiac, archaic and classical; drama; hellenistic and later antique; the republic; Virgil, Horace, Ovid; the later empire.
Other Titles: Classical verse in translation
Responsibility: edited by Adrian Poole and Jeremy Maule.

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"Lovers of the classics and English poetry will happily lose themselves in this book for hours on end."--Booklist

 
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