Classics in Translation

Classics in Translation

Book - 1952
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Here, translated into modern English, are the works of literature, history, science, oratory, and philosophy that constitute the mainstream of Roman thought and continue to influence world civilizations. This volume includes:
#65533; Complete translations of Plautus' The Haunted House , Terence's Woman from Andros , Seneca's Medea , and the Deeds of the Deified Augustus .
#65533; Selections from Vergil's Georgics and Aeneid, the poems of Catullus, Horace's Odes , Ovid's Metamorphoses and Fasti , the Satyricon of Petronius, and the Sixth Satire of Juvenal.
#65533; Selections from Lucretius' On the Nature of Things , Cicero's speeches and philosophical works, and Quintilian's The Training of the Orator.
#65533; Selections from histories by Sallust, Livy's History of Rome, Tacitus' Annals and Germania , and letters of Pliny the Younger.

Publisher: Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 1952.
ISBN: 9780299808969
Branch Call Number: 880.08 MAC
Characteristics: 2 volumes : maps (on lining papers)


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