Traditions and Contexts in the Poetry of Horace...

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Publisher  Cambridge University Press
Publication Date   July 29, 2002
ISBN  0521642469
Pages  282

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This collection of freshly commissioned essays covers the entire range of the works of an exceptionally versatile and innovative poet. The essays introduce readers to a variety of critical approaches to Horace and to Latin poetry, as well as a number of different contexts--political, philosophical, historical. The collection sheds light not only on Horace but on Augustan poetry in general.

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