A Commentary on Horace: Odes Book III: Bk. 3 by R. G. M. Nisbet,Niall Rudd

By R. G. M. Nisbet,Niall Rudd

This remark takes serious account of contemporary writing at the Odes. It bargains with precise questions of interpretation, and exhibits how Horace mixed the tact of a court-poet with a humane individualism, and the way he wrote inside of a literary culture with no wasting a hugely own voice. even though the e-book isn't meant for rookies, the editors objective all through at clarity.

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