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The Complete Odes and Epodes: With the Centennial Hymn (Penguin Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

Hoace's Odes- allusive and exquisitely crafted poems of politics and the all-too-fleeting pleasure of friendship, love and wine- are without parallel in their influence on European literature. The Epodes, by contrast, are most notable for their coarse abuse and lively obscenity.

Synopsis:

Poems explore the way of life of ancient Rome and portray the author's philosophy of life.

Table of Contents

The Complete Odes and Epodes Introduction

Select Bibliography

Translator's Foreword

Epodes

Odes, Book I

Odes, Book II

Odes, Book III

Centennial Hymn

Odes, Book IV

Appendix: Suetonius, The Life of Horace

Notes

Glossary of Proper Names

Index to Poems

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140444223
Translator:
Shepherd, W. G.
Introduction:
Radice, Betty
Translator:
Shepherd, W. G.
Author:
Horace
Author:
Shepherd, W. G.
Author:
Radice, Betty
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ;
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Roman Literature
Subject:
Rome
Subject:
Laudatory poetry, Latin
Subject:
Verse satire, Latin
Subject:
Rome Poetry.
Subject:
Horace - Translations into English
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Penguin Classics
Series Volume:
78-70C
Publication Date:
19830731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.79x5.02x.63 in. .57 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Greek and Roman
Fiction and Poetry » Classics » Latin » General
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History and Social Science » Politics » General
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Humanities » Literary Criticism » General

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