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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by Burton Raffel.
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Pagination141p.
Number of Pages141
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The rhetorician Quintilian regarded his Odes as just about the only Latin lyrics worth reading: "He can be lofty sometimes, yet he is also full of charm and grace, versatile in his figures, and felicitously daring in his choice of words." Horace also crafted elegant hexameter verses (Satires and Epistles) and caustic iambic poetry (Epodes).5/5(3). The Complete Horace: Odes, Epodes, Satires, Epistles [Giles Lauren] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The complete works of Horace: Odes, Epodes, Satires & Epistles in Latin with an English introduction. Horace the Odes, Epodes, Satires, and Epistles [Horace, Horace] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Horace the Odes, Epodes, Satires, and EpistlesAuthor: Horace, Ben Jonson. The Odes, Epodes, Satires, and Epistles. Horace. F. Warne and Company, - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Selected pages. Title Page.

The Works of Horace: The Art of Poetry, Odes, Epodes, Satires and Epistles by Horace avg rating — 4 ratings — published — 6 editions. The "Epodes" in various (mostly iambic) metres are akin to the 'discourses' (as Horace called his satires and epistles) but also look towards the famous "Odes," In the two books of "Satires" Horace is a moderate social critic and commentator; the two books of "Epistles" are more intimate and polished, the second book being literary criticism as is also the "Ars Poetica."/5. The Epodes in various (mostly iambic) metres are akin to the 'discourses' (as Horace called his satires and epistles) but also look towards the famous Odes, in four books, in the old Greek lyric metres used with much skill. Some are national odes about public affairs; some are pleasant poems of love and wine; some are moral letters; all have a. The writings of Horace have exerted strong and continuing influence on writers from his day to our own. Sophisticated and intellectual, witty and frank, he speaks to the cultivated and civilized world of today with the same astringent candor and sprightliness that appeared so fresh at the height of Rome's wealthy and glory. The Satires and Epistles spans the poet's career as a satirist, critic.

Horace The Odes, Epodes, Satires, Epistles, Ars Poetica and Carmen Saeculare. A new complete downloadable English translation of the Odes and other poetry translations including Lorca, Petrarch, Propertius, and Mandelshtam. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. Books by Language Additional Collections. Featured Full text of "The Odes, Epodes and Satires of Horace". The Epodes in various (mostly iambic) metres are akin to the 'discourses' (as Horace called his satires and epistles) but also look towards the famous Odes, in four books, in the old Greek lyric metres used with much skill. Some are national odes about public affairs; some are pleasant poems of love and wine; some are moral letters; all have a 5/5(3). Genre/Form: Poetry Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Horace. Horace: selected odes, epodes, satires, epistles.