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The satires

Author: Juvenal.; William Barr; Niall Rudd
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Pbk. ed.]View all editions and formats

This translation of Juvenal's "Satires" reproduces the original style and metrical effect of Juvenal's hexameters, while the introduction and notes provide literary and historical background to the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juvenal.; William Barr; Niall Rudd
ISBN: 0192839454 9780192839459
OCLC Number: 1110739108
Notes: Originally published: 1992.
Description: xxxviii, 250 pages ; 19 cm
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Juvenal ; translated by Niall Rudd ; edited with an introduction and notes by William Barr.


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"Translation captures very well the tone and spirit of the original text. Does better than previous editions in dealing with the original text's disputed passages."--William T. Wehrle, College of Read more...

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