By Barbara K. Gold
- Contributors symbolize more than a few demonstrated names and more youthful students, all of whom are revered specialists of their fields
- Contains unique, by no means earlier than released essays, that are either obtainable to a large viewers and supply a brand new method of the affection elegists and their work
- Includes 33 essays at the Roman elegists Catullus, Tibullus, Propertius, Sulpicia, and Ovid, in addition to their Greek and Roman predecessors and later writers who have been encouraged through their work
- Recent years have visible an explosion of curiosity in Roman elegy from students who've used a number of serious techniques to open up new avenues of understanding
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