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Hymns of Prudentius : the cathemerinon, or, The daily round

Author: Prudentius; David R Slavitt
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.
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A pioneer in the creation of a Christian literature, Prudentius is generally regarded as the greatest of the Christian Latin poets, and his legacy informed the work of future poets, among them George Herbert and John Donne. Prudentius wrote two collections of hymns: the Cathemerinon Liber and the Peristephanon. The former, a collection of twelve songs - in English, "The Daily Round"--Is translated here by David
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Genre/Form: Translations
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Prudentius, b. 348.
Hymns of Prudentius.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605070521
Online version:
Prudentius, b. 348.
Hymns of Prudentius.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)607695699
Named Person: Prudentius; Prudentius
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Prudentius; David R Slavitt
ISBN: 0801854121 9780801854125
OCLC Number: 33971921
Description: 61 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Cathemerinon.
Daily round
Responsibility: by Aurelius Prudentius Clemens ; translated by David R. Slavitt.
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Prudentius is generally regarded as one of the greatest of the Christian Latin poets, and his legacy informed the work of future poets, among them George Herbert and John Donne. Prudentius wrote two  Read more...

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