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  • Epigramme. Gesamtausgabeby Martial; Paul Barié; Winfried Schindler

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00

    Ohne Martial lässt sich die Gesellschaft der römischen Kaiserzeit nicht verstehen. Seine Epigramme bilden ein Sittengemälde des antiken Großstadtlebens in allen seinen Facetten. ?Nach Mensch schmeckt jede Seite von mir" (hominem pagina nostra sapit). Die zweisprachige Gesamtausgabe versucht erstmals in einer deutschen Prosaübersetzung die Gedankenbewegung... more...

  • Martials 'epigrammatischer Kanon'by Nina Mindt

    C.H. Beck 2013; US$ 74.37

    Martial versteht es, in seine Epigramme zahlreiche Autoren und deren Werke funktional einzubinden, sei es durch direkten Verweis oder intertextuelle Verfahren. Es sind nicht nur Epigrammatiker, sondern Autoren aus fast dem gesamten antiken Gattungsspektrum, sowohl der Vergangenheit als auch der Gegenwart. So entsteht Martials 'epigrammatischer Kanon',... more...

  • Martial's Epigrams, 2by Martial

    Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 74.99

    This edition provides an English translation of and detailed commentary on the second book of epigrams published by the Latin poet Marcus Valerius Martialis. This new commentary carefully illuminates the allusions to people, places, things, and cultural practices of late first-century Rome that pervade Martial's poetry. more...

  • Martial's Epigramsby Garry Wills

    Penguin Group US 2008; US$ 12.99

    One of literature?s greatest satirists, Martial earned his livelihood by excoriating the follies and vices of Roman society and its emperors, and set a pattern that satirists have admired across the ages. For the first time, readers can enjoy an English translation of these rhymes that does not sacrifice the cleverly constructed effects of Martial?s... more...

  • Martialby J. P. Sullivan

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 70.00

    A full-length study of Martial's life, times, art and the survival of his poetry more...

  • Martialby William Fitzgerald

    University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 30.00

    In this age of the sound bite, what sort of author could be more relevant than a master of the epigram? Martial, the most influential epigrammatist of classical antiquity, was just such a virtuoso of the form, but despite his pertinence to today’s culture, his work has been largely neglected in contemporary scholarship. Arguing that Martial... more...

  • Martial's Romeby Victoria E. Rimell

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 85.00

    Explores Martial's radical vision of the relationship between art and reality and his role in formulating modern perceptions of Rome. more...

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