The Poems of Exile

The Poems of Exile

Author: Ovid

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520242609

Category: History

Page: 451

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"This is no small achievement. For the language-lover the translation provides elegant, flowing English verse, for the classicist it conveys close approximation to the Latin meaning coupled with a sense of the movement and rhythmic variety of Ovid's language"—Geraldine Herbert-Brown, editor of Ovid's Fasti: Historical Readings at its Bimillennium "This book fills a gap. There is no similar annotated English translation of Ovid's exile poetry. Thoroughly grounded in Ovidian scholarship, Green's introduction and notes are helpful and informative. The translation is accurate, idiomatic, and lively, closely imitating the Latin elegiac couplet and capturing Ovid's changing moods."—Karl Galinsky, author of Ovid's Metamorphoses: An Introduction to the Basic Aspects
The Poems of Exile
Language: en
Pages: 451
Authors: Ovid
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-18 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This is no small achievement. For the language-lover the translation provides elegant, flowing English verse, for the classicist it conveys close approximation to the Latin meaning coupled with a sense of the movement and rhythmic variety of Ovid's language"—Geraldine Herbert-Brown, editor of Ovid's Fasti: Historical Readings at its Bimillennium "This
Ovid's Poetry of Exile
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Ovid
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-10-01 - Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Provides a modern translation of the poems Ovid sent back to Rome in hopes of convincing the emperor of ending his exile in Tomis
Ovid's Poetry of Exile
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Publius Ovidius Naso, Ovid
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

Provides a modern translation of the poems Ovid sent back to Rome in hopes of convincing the emperor of ending his exile in Tomis
Banished Voices
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Gareth D. Williams, Professor of Classics Gareth D Williams, Williams Gareth D.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-10-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Examines the literary complexities of the melancholic poetry which Ovid wrote while in exile in Tomis.
The Poems of Exile
Language: en
Pages: 451
Authors: Ovid, Publius Ovidius Naso
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-18 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This is no small achievement. For the language-lover the translation provides elegant, flowing English verse, for the classicist it conveys close approximation to the Latin meaning coupled with a sense of the movement and rhythmic variety of Ovid's language"—Geraldine Herbert-Brown, editor of Ovid's Fasti: Historical Readings at its Bimillennium "This