In this edition of Catullus's poetry, Lee provides a new, reliable text for the scholar and a facing page translationas faithful to the Latin as possiblefor students and the general reader. In addition to a wide selection of Catallus's lyrics, epigrams, themes from romantic legends, and a set of poems dedicated to his lover Lesbia, the book includes a full introduction, explanatory notes to the text and translation, a chronology, and brief bibliography.
|Publisher:||Johns Hopkins University Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.88(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Two of Charles Martin’s earlier collections of poetry, What the Darkness Proposes and Steal the Bacon, were published by Johns Hopkins, as was his translation, The Poems of Catullus. In 2005 he received an Award for Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.