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The Satires of Juvenal [NOOK Book]

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"... gives us all sixteen of the satires in the tough, slashing manner of the original, unheard in Dryden and the few others who tried it." —
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The Satires of Juvenal

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Overview

"... gives us all sixteen of the satires in the tough, slashing manner of the original, unheard in Dryden and the few others who tried it." —
Saturday Review

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940026064762
  • Publisher: Macmillan & co.
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Digitized from 1897 volume
  • File size: 757 KB

Table of Contents

Introduction

The First Satire On his compulsion toward this form of writing

The Second Satire Against hypocritical queens

The Third Satire Against the city of Rome

The Fourth Satire Against a big fist

The Fifth Satire Against mean patrons, and despicable clients

The Sixth Satire Against women

The Seventh Satire On poets, pedagogues, and poverty

The Eighth Satire Against base nobles

The Ninth Satire On the griefs of a career man

The Tenth Satire On the vanity of human wishes

The Eleventh Satire With an invitation to dinner

The Twelfth Satire On the near-shipwrech of a friend

The Thirteenth Satire For a defrauded friend

The Fourteenth Satire On Education in avarice

The Fifteenth Satire On the atrocities of Egypt

The Sixteenth Satire On the Prerogatives of the soldier

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