THE POEMS OF CATULLUS by W. William G.- Ed. Aiken
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THE POEMS OF CATULLUS

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Lively presentation and intelligent selection of translations from the great Latin poet. In a sparkling introyduction the editor recreates the event in the life of Catullus which were most intimately concerned with the poems, and discusses the timeless values of the work. The translations by English and American poets, range from the lusty interpretations of the Elizabethans to the sharp, straight forward intensity of the modern idiom. Arranged in rough chronological order by subject with interpolated biographical data, the

Publisher: Dutton