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The poems

Author: Sextus Propertius; Guy Lee; R O A M Lyne
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Series: Oxford World's Classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The romantic poems of Propertius, written over 2000 years ago, still appeal to readers today. His helpless infatuation for his sinister mistress Cynthia is the main subject of his poetry and is  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Sextus Propertius; Sextus Propertius
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sextus Propertius; Guy Lee; R O A M Lyne
ISBN: 0192835734 9780192835734
OCLC Number: 49006197
Description: xxv, 205 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Oxford World's Classics
Responsibility: Propertius ; translated with notes by Guy Lee ; with an introduction by Oliver Lyne.
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Sensual, bitchy, soppy, satirical, this great sequence of love-hate poems lives again in Lee's vivid versions. Not just a scintillating survey of erotic agony and ecstacy, but a witty glimpse of the Read more...

 
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