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Civil war

Author: Marcus Annaeus Lucanus; Susanna Morton Braund
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This translation in free verse form conveys the full force of Lucan's writing and his grimly realistic view of the subject. The Introduction sets the scene for the reader unfamiliar with Lucan and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Annaeus Lucanus; Susanna Morton Braund
ISBN: 0192839497 9780192839497
OCLC Number: 474686854
Description: lvi, 335 s
Other Titles: Pharsalia
Responsibility: Lucan ; transl. with introduction and notes by S.H. Braund

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"The translation combines fidelity to the Latin with a good sense of what makes readable English. The introduction well raises many issues about the poem."--Keith N. Gauneberl, Hobart and William Read more...

 
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