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Autore: Sextus Propertius; Guy Lee
Editore: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Of all the Greek and Latin love poets, Propertius (c.50-10 BC) is one of those who perhaps holds most immediate appeal for the twentieth century reader. His helpless infatuation for the sinister figure of his mistress Cynthia forms the main subject of his poetry, and is analysed with a tormented but witty grandeur in all its changing moods - from ecstacy to suicidal despair.
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Genere/forma: Poetry
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Persona incaricata: Sextus Propertius; Sextus Propertius; Sextus Propertius
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Sextus Propertius; Guy Lee
ISBN: 0198144970 9780198144977
Numero OCLC: 29389350
Nota sulla lingua: Translated from the Latin.
Descrizione: xxv, 205 pages ; 21 cm
Altri titoli: Elegiae.
Responsabilità: Propertius ; translated with notes by Guy Lee ; with an introd. by Oliver Lyne.
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...quite superb. He has the distinction granted to few translators of Latin poetry that his versions can be read at length in their own right with real pleasure...the Latin text is pleasingly evoked Per saperne di più…

 
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