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- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 18.49
Prosa als literarische Darstellungsform kommt durch ihre Sachbezogenheit dem strengen Formsinn des römischen Wesens entgegen. Römisch ist dabei die sozialpsychologische Komponente, die vom Menschlich-Kommunikativen bis zum Politischen reicht, römisch ist auch die Selbststilisierung in der Maske des Werkes. In der Prosa spiegelt sich der Wandel Roms... more...
- Penguin Group US 2004; US$ 12.00
Ovid?s sensuous and witty poem brings together a dazzling array of mythological tales, ingeniously linked by the idea of transformation?often as a result of love or lust?where men and women find themselves magically changed into new and sometimes extraordinary beings. Beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the deification of Augustus,... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2004; Not Available
Perhaps more than any other writer, Juvenal (c. AD 55-138) captures the splendour, the squalor and the sheer energy of everyday Roman life. In The Sixteen Satires he evokes a fascinating world of whores, fortune-tellers, boozy politicians, slick lawyers, shameless sycophants, ageing flirts and downtrodden teachers. A member of the traditional land-owning... more...
- Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co. 2013; US$ 21.95
The first of a two-volume edition of Vergil's Aeneid, Aeneid 1?6 is part of a new series of Vergil commentaries from Focus which provides aid in translating while also elucidating the stylistic and interpretive issues. Includes introduction, complete Latin text, commentary, glossary, and appendix on meter. Individual editions of the Aeneid ... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 41.95
This indispensable volume provides a complete course on Latin erotic elegy, allowing students to trace a coherent narrative of the genre's rise and fall, and to understand its relationship to the changes that marked the collapse of the Roman republic, and the founding of the empire. The book begins with a detailed and wide-ranging introduction, looking... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 43.95
Brimming with notes, essays and more, this is a fully loaded resource giving an innovative reading of satire's relation to Roman ideology. A hugely student -friendly book and a valuable fund of knowledge for any Latin literature scholar. more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 84.99
An edition and translation of a collection of fragments of Roman poetry composed between 60 BC and AD 20, when Latin literature was at its height. Study of these fragmentary texts enables us better to appreciate surviving great poets such as Catullus and Virgil. - ;This book aims to fill in the literary history of the greatest period of Latin poetry,... more...