Carmina. English & Latin. Selections

  • Carmina. English & Latin. Selections
  • Ecce homo amore! : the love poetry of Horace



Francis, Louis (ed.)


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Ecce homo amore! : the love poems of Horace / translation and commentary by Louis Francis Horace Francis, Louis 182 p. ; 21 cm. Bulls Brow Ditchling Common: 1993 1898646007

Note: Poems in parallel Latin and English text with a biography

Printed source edition of Latin texts not recorded. (The Latin texts are from the following classical works: Suetonius. Vita Horatii ; Horace. Satires : I.1 ; Odes I: 5, 8, 13, 19, 23, 25, 30, 33 ; Odes II: 4, 5, 8, 12 ; Odes III: 9, 10, 15, 26 ; Odes IV: 1, 7, 10, 13 ; Epodes: 8, 11, 12, 14, 15.)


This text is concerned with the love poems of Horace and written with the assumption that they reflect autobiographical episodes in his life. The poems are given a fresh translation and are made the subject of an individual analysis and commentary

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