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The Oxford book of classical verse

Author: Adrian Poole; Jeremy Maule
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Poole; Jeremy Maule
ISBN: 0192825283 9780192825285
OCLC Number: 42746097
Notes: "First published as an Oxford University Press paperback 2000"--Title page verso.
Originally published in 1995 with title: The Oxford book of classical verse in translation.
Description: xlix, 656 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Epic, homerica; lyric and elegiac, archaic and classical; drama; hellenistic and later antique; the republic; Virgil, Horace, Ovid; the later empire.
Other Titles: Oxford book of classical verse in translation.
Classical verse
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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