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Horace, I, Odes and Epodes (Loeb Classical Library)

Horace, I, Odes and Epodes (Loeb Classical Library)
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Description: The poetry of Horace (born 65 BCE) is richly varied, its focus moving between public and private concerns, urban and rural settings, Stoic and Epicurean thought. Here is a new Loeb Classical Library edition of the great Roman poet's Odes and Epodes, a fluid translation facing the Latin text. Horace took pride in being the first Roman to write a body of lyric poetry. For models he turned to Greek lyric, especially to the poetry of Alcaeus, Sappho, and Pindar; but his poems are set in a Roman context. His four books of odes cover a wide range of moods and topics. Some are public poems, upholding the traditional values of coura ... (more)
Manufacturer: Harvard University Press
Release date: 22 June 2004
ISBN-10 : 0674996097 | ISBN-13: 9780674996090
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