Pope and Horace: Studies in Imitation

Pope and Horace: Studies in Imitation

by Frank Stack
     
 

A detailed analysis of each Horatian poem explores the complex and subtle intertextual relationship between Pope's Imitations of Horace and their originals which are printed alongside. The text emphasizes the radical nature of his interpretation and demonstrates how Horace's most significant themes are reworked as topics of his own poetry.  See more details below

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A detailed analysis of each Horatian poem explores the complex and subtle intertextual relationship between Pope's Imitations of Horace and their originals which are printed alongside. The text emphasizes the radical nature of his interpretation and demonstrates how Horace's most significant themes are reworked as topics of his own poetry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521021906
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/2005
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

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