The Oxford book of classical verse in translation / edited by Adrian Poole and Jeremy Maule.

Great Britain has a long and grand tradition of poets translating classical authors. Virtually every great poet from Chaucer on has tried his or her hand at translation, with the results often rivalling or even excelling the ancient original. This unique anthology presents the best of these translat...

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Other Authors: Poole, Adrian (Editor), Maule, Jeremy (Editor)
Format: Book
Ancient Greek
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
Table of Contents:
  • Greek: Epic, Homerica
  • Lyric and elegiac, archaic and classical
  • Drama
  • Hellenistic and later antique
  • Latin: The republic
  • Virgil, Horace, Ovid
  • Propertius to Hadrian
  • The later empire.