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Curculio

by Plauto [Titus Maccius Plautus]

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1991
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Syracuse: Scuola Di Teatro dell' Inda, 1991 Curculio, also called The Weevil, is a Latin comedic play for the early Roman theatre by Titus Maccius Plautus. It is the shortest of Plautus's surviving plays. Italian text "Traduzione della Scuola Di Teatro dell' Inda, sotto la direzione di Giusto Monaco." Giusto Monaco : Italian classical philologist. Professor of Latin literature… Read more
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Zpevy Rolnicke a Pastyrske (Georgika a Bukolika).

by Vergilius (Publius Vergilius Maro)

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1959
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Prague: Statni Nakladatelstvi , 1959 Two classical works of the Roman poet of the 1st century...which for two millennia have played an important role in the cultural history of mankind. Georgica- an educational poem that describes and celebrates some aspects of agricultural lifef copuntry life, and Bucolica, a collection songs depictin ts pastoral life.The importance for Czech literature and… Read more
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Ouergilianou Aineias / Kikeronis/ Enypnion Skipionos, Oratiou Odai

by Vousvouni, Phokionos V; Skassi, Errikou A & Phrangiskou, Zapheriou, N

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1968
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Athens: Organismos Ekdoseos Didaktikon Biblin, 1968 Latin literature textbook for Greek High School students, Incudes Vergil, Cicero, Scipio etc.. Softcover. Fine.
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Early Christian Latin Poets (The Early Church Fathers)

by White, Carolinne

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2000
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9780415187831
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Routledge, 2000 Christian Latin poetry from the fourth to sixth centuries was hugely influential on English and French medieval literature. In this, the first substantial overview of this poetry, Carolinne White sets the works in their literary and historical context, including translations of over thirty poems and excerpts, many never translated into English before.. 1st Pbk Ed... Softcover. As New.… Read more
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Beyond Greek: The Beginnings of Latin Literature

by Feeney, Denis

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2016
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9780674055230
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Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 2016 Virgil, Ovid, Cicero, Horace, and other authors of ancient Rome are so firmly established in the Western canon today that the birth of Latin literature seems inevitable. Yet, Denis Feeney boldly argues, the beginnings of Latin literature were anything but inevitable. The cultural flourishing that in time produced the Aeneid, the Metamorphoses, and other… Read more
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The Roman Way

by Hamilton,Edith

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1991
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New York: Book of the Month Club, 1991 This editon was created in 1991 by arrangement with W.W.Norton.and is a facsimile of the edition first published in 1932. 281p.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).. Hard Cover. New/New.
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The Voyage of the Argo: The Argonautica of Gaius Valerius Flaccus

by Gaius Valerius Flaccus

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1999
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9780801861772
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999 The story of Jason and the Argonauts and their quest for the Golden Fleece is one of the oldest and most familiar tales in classical literature. Apollonius of Rhodes wrote the best-known version, in Greek, in the third century B.C.E. The Latin poet Gaius Valerius Flaccus began his own interpretation of the story in… Read more
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Stage Antiquities of the Greeks and Romans and their Influence

by Allen, James Turney

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1927
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New York: Longmans Green & Co, 1927 Our Debt to Greece and Rome series. 206p. illus bibliography index: roma. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.
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Gia to Syntomon Tou Viou / De Brevitate Vitae [IN GREEK]

by Seneca, Lucius Annaeus

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2015
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9789609421133
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Athens: To Pontiki Ekdoseis, 2015 Translated by Eleni Papantoniu. Reissue.. Softcover. New Book from Greece.
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Apuleius: Metamorphoses, an Intermediate Latin Reader

by Apuleius, Lucius

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2009
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009 "Apuleius' famous novel, The Metamorphoses, tells the story of a man who was magically changed into an ass, and who had various (humorous, sad, exciting, disturbing, erotic, horrific) adventures before he regained his human form. This book contains selections from the novel and is aimed at students moving on to genuine, unsimplified latin prose after… Read more
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Satirical Sketches

by Lucian of Samosata

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1962
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First Thus
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London: Penguin, 1962 Translated With an Introduction By Paul Turner. Original Vintage Penguin edition. [ L117]. Contains : Introduction. Talks. Sketches - Conversations in Low Society. Conversations in High Society. Conversations in the Underworld. Stories. 320p. notes glossary. Clean tight copy. paper age toned.. First Thus. Softcover. Very Good.
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From a Sabine Jar: Reading Horace, Odes 1.9

by Edmunds, Lowell

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1992
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9780807820087
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Chapel Hill, NC: Univ of North Carolina Pr, 1992 1st US Ed... Hard Cover. New/New.
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God Was Born in Exile : Ovid at Tomi

by Horia, Vintila

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1961
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1961 Introduction by M.Daniel-Rops. Fictional autobiography of Ovid after being banished to Tomi in Dacia (Romania). Because of the political controversy the Romanian author declined the Prix Goncourt ). Maps on endpapers.. 1st US Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Price Clipped. Illus. by Translated by A. Lytton Sells.
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Classical Literary Criticism: Translations and Interpretations

by Preminger, Alex

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1984
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9780804466646
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New York: Ungar Pub Co, 1984 Abridged edition of "Classical and Medieval Literary Criticism"[1974]. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Hispano-classical Translations Printed Between 1482 and 1600

by Beardsley, Theodore S

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1970
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Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1970 Describes 216 different translations totalling 529 printings. With an evaluation of the data, chronology, indices of authors, translators and patrons.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
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Studies in Honour of Gilbert Norwood [Phoenix - Journal of the Classiclal Association of Canada Supplementary Volume I]

by White, Mary E [ed]

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1952
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1952 Festschrift issued on the retirement of Gilbert Norwood from the Classics Department,University of Toronto, containing essays such as : The Gods of Homer [G.M.A.Grube] The Seal of Theognis [Leonard Woodbury] Pelias and his Pallid Wits.Pindar [W.B.Stanford] Salamis Symphony: The Persae of Aeschylus [S.M.Adams] The Inner Conflict in the Persae. [L.J.D.Richardson] Notes on Oedipus at… Read more
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London: Penguin, 1964 The plays of Plautus (c. 254 -184 BC ) are the earliest complete works of Latin literature we possess [he] adapted for the Roman audiences the Greek Comedy of the fourth century. " Included in this new translationl, in a form suitable for the modern stage are : The Ghost [Mostellaria] The Rope [Rudens] A Three Dollar… Read more
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Catullus: Love and Hate - Selected Short Poems

by Catullus [Gaius Valerius Catullus ]

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1986
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9780865161801
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Oak Park IL: Bolchazy Carducci Pub, 1986 Latin text, edited with notes and running vocabularies by Leo M. Kaiser . Clean, crisp unmarked copy. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Ed. Leo M. Kaiser.
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Pharsalia

by Lucan (marcus Annaeus Lucanus)

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1993
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9780801481376
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Ithaca, NY: Cornell Univ Pr, 1993 "Lucan's great poem Pharsalia recounts events surrounding the decisive battle fought near Pharsalus in 48 BC during the civil war between the forces of Pompey the Great and Julius Caesar . [this] translation conveys a strong sense of the poetry of Lucan's original . An enlightening introduction. notes and a full glossary augment the… Read more
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The Pastoral Poems [The Eclogues]

by Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro)

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1949
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Fisrt Thus
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London: Penguin, 1949 Original vintage Penguin edition (Penguin Classics L 8). Fisrt Thus. Pbk.. Near Fine/Very Good, Slightly Scuffed. Illus. by Translated E.V.Rieu.
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