Item description for Golden Verses: Poetry of the Augustan Age by Paul Alessi...
A new anthology containing fresh and rhythmic translations of the great poets from the Augustan period. Covering a broad range of verse, with introduction, maps, chronology, glossary, bibliography and notes. Designed to be read in conjunction with major works of the Augustan Age- Ovid's Metamorphosis and Vergil's Aeneid. Contains selection's from: Vergil Ecologues and Georgics;Horace Satires, Odes, Carmen Saecular, Epodes, and Epistles; Propertius Elegies, Tibullus Elegies; Sulpicia Elegies; Ovid Heroides, Amores, Art of Love and Tristia.
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Studio: Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 6" Height: 9" Weight: 1.25 lbs.
Release Date Jul 3, 2003
Publisher Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company
ISBN 1585100641 ISBN13 9781585100644
Availability 0 units.
More About Paul Alessi
Paul Alessi (Ph. D. University of Missouri, Columbia) is Professor Emeritus of Classics at the University of Texas at San Antonio. He has published on the poet Propertius, and his research and interests are with Augustan literature, Roman culture and Etruscan archaeology. He "Golden Prose in the Age of Augustus" and "Golden Verses: Poetry in the Augustan Age," both for Focus Publishing.