Horace Made New: Horatian Influences on British Writing from the Renaissance to the Twentieth Century

Horace Made New: Horatian Influences on British Writing from the Renaissance to the Twentieth Century

by Charles Martindale, David Hopkins

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ISBN-13: 9780521119238
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 09/17/2009
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of plates; Notes on contributors; Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction Charles Martindale; 2. Horace at home and abroad: Wyatt and sixteenth-century Horatianism Colin Burrow; 3. The best master of virtue and wisdom: the Horace of Ben Jonson and his heirs Joanna Martindale; 4. Marvell and Horace: colour and translucency A. D. Nuttall; 5. Cowley's Horatian mice David Hopkins; 6. Figures of Horace in Dryden's literary criticism Paul Hammond; 7. Horace's Ode 3.29: Dryden's 'Masterpiece in English' Stuart Gillespie; 8. Pope and Horace Robin Sowerby; 9. Good humour and the Agelasts: Horace, Pope and Gray Felicity Rosslyn; 10. Horace and the nineteenth century Norman Vance; 11. Horace's Kipling Stephen Medcalf; 12. Some aspects of Horace in the twentieth century Charles Tomlinson; 13. Deniable evidence: translating Horace C. H. Sisson; 14. Postscript: images of Horace in twentieth-century scholarship Don Fowler; Notes; Bibliography; Plates; Index.

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