Roman literature

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OUP Oxford (1998)

The modern, unacademic idiom of A.D. Melville's translation opens the way to a fresh understanding...

Ovid Metamorphoses
OUP Oxford (2004)

For this edition of the Metamorphoses R.J. Tarrant has freshly collated the oldest fragments and...

A Commentary on Ovid's Fasti, Book 6
OUP Oxford (2006)

Ovid's Fasti, Book 6 is the last of his calendar poems. Joy Littlewood analyses Ovid's account of...

The Aeneid: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

The Aeneid

(Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Virgil, Robert Fagles and 1 more...

From the award-winning translator of  The Iliad  and  The Odyssey  comes a brilliant new translation...

The Aeneid

Aeneas appears in The Illiad in vague snatches and starts as a traveling warrior of great piety who...

Cicero: On Moral Ends

An accessible 2001 translation of Cicero's important work on ethics.

On the Nature of Things

Martin Ferguson Smith's work on Lucretius is both well known and highly regarded. However, his...

Dialogues and Essays
OUP Oxford (2007)

Stoic philosopher and tutor to the young emperor Nero, Seneca wrote moral essays - exercises in...

The Poems of Catullus: A Bilingual Edition

Catullus, who lived during some of the most interesting and tumultuous years of the late Roman...

Virgil: The Aeneid

This 2004 guide gives a full account of the historical setting and significance of The Aeneid.