Ausonius: Moselle, Epigrams, and Other Poems (Routledge - download pdf or read online

By Deborah Warren

ISBN-10: 1138857785

ISBN-13: 9781138857780

Ausonius offers translations of the foremost works of Ausonius, a tremendous later Latin poet whose poems aspect the social and cultural lifetime of Gaul and its surroundings. His usually tricky and playful Latin is gifted in English through the award successful poet Deborah Warren, permitting a brand new new release of scholars to take advantage of and comprehend the poems. With notes and observation all through, this quantity may be vital not just for instance of later Latin poetry but additionally as a window onto the Later Roman Empire and the beginnings of early Christian writing.

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