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The Roman Poets by Peter Washington - Hardcover
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Poetry
Book Language
English
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Random House USA
Author
Peter Washington
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The urban and pastoral poetry of the Roman republic, and of the empire that succeeded it, was both the culmination of the magnificent classical tradition of the Mediterranean and the seedbed for almost all the subsequent poetic traditions of Western and Central Europe. The stateliness of Virgil's Eclogues and the grandeur of his epic line, the unsurpassable lyricism - by turns tender, ...

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    Category Type
    Poetry
    Book Language
    English
    Publisher
    Random House USA
    Item EAN
    2724325474176
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    Author
    Peter Washington
    Category Type
    Poetry
    Book Language
    English
    Publisher
    Random House USA
    Item EAN
    2724325474176
    People
    Author
    Peter Washington
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    The urban and pastoral poetry of the Roman republic, and of the empire that succeeded it, was both the culmination of the magnificent classical tradition of the Mediterranean and the seedbed for almost all the subsequent poetic traditions of Western and Central Europe. The stateliness of Virgil's

    The urban and pastoral poetry of the Roman republic, and of the empire that succeeded it, was both the culmination of the magnificent classical tradition of the Mediterranean and the seedbed for almost all the subsequent poetic traditions of Western and Central Europe. The stateliness of Virgil's Eclogues and the grandeur of his epic line, the unsurpassable lyricism - by turns tender, incisive, and scabrous - of Catullus's elegies and satires, the philosophical splendor of Lucretius's meditations, the relentless imaginative energy of Ovid's narratives, and the sonorous beauty of the odes of Horace have been for two millennia a source of endless delight and instruction, and the work of these writers has given to Europe its frames of literary reference and its enduring canons of taste.



    Product Features:

    • Binding: Hardcover

    • Language of Text: English

    • Publication Year: 2004

    • Number of Pages: 253

    • ISBN: 9780375400711

    • Product Dimensions: 11.2 x 1.8 x 16.5 cm

 

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