Carmina. English & Latin. Selections

Title
  • Carmina. English & Latin. Selections
  • Ecce homo amore! [Electronic resource] : the love poetry of Horace
Author

Horace

Editor

Francis, Louis (ed.)

Availability

Distributed by the University of Oxford under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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Languages

English; Latin

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: HTML 4.01 Transitional

The pages are not individually numbered and the text itself flows continuously with no page breaks

The Latin and English translations were on facing pages in the printed book. HTML does not enable this currently

OTA keywords

Commentaries

LC keywords

Academic dissertations
Latin poetry
Translations

Extent
  • designation: Text data
  • size: (15 files : total of ca. 295 KB)
Creation Date

1993-11-01

Source Description

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.)

Notes

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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Text also available from original website: http://reshistoriaeantiqua.co.uk

Permanent URL

http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/2419