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Select epigrams

by Marcus Valerius Martialis

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Martial.,
    • Epigrams, Latin.,
    • Epigrams, Latin -- History and criticism.,
    • Rome -- In literature.,
    • Rome -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMartial ; edited by Lindsay and Patricia Watson.
      GenrePoetry.
      SeriesCambridge Greek and Latin classics
      ContributionsWatson, Lindsay, 1947-, Watson, Patricia A., 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6501 .A2 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 374 p. ;
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3564473M
      ISBN 100521554888, 0521555396
      LC Control Number2002034959

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Select Epigrams of Martial (University Books, ) offers about one hundred epigrams translated (and adapted as necessary) by Donald C. Goertz. The selection is not entirely representative of the wide scope of Martial's topics as about one-third of this collection is drawn from the roughly ten per cent of Martial's epigrams that might be described as indecent and 3/5(1).

Excerpt from Select Epigrams From the Greek Anthology A form of poetry which remained alive for seven teen centuries is unique in literary history Select Epigrams From the Greek Anthology (Classic Reprint): J.

Mackail: : BooksCited by: 7. This lively translation accurately captures the wit and uncensored bawdiness of the epigrams of Martial, who satirized Roman society, both high and low, in the first century CE. His pithy little poems 4/5(2).

Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book was converted from its physical edition /5(8). A particular focus of the book is consideration of the sociocultural and Select epigrams book matrix from which the epigrams sprang and the Roman love of personal invective which sustains and enlivens a Cited by: 1.

The epigrams included in the selection are organised under various heads, e.g. Martial and poetry, sexual mores, satirical pieces. A very full introduction deals with such topics as the prejudices and predilections of his audience which conditioned Martial's choice of subject matter, Martial's language, the structure and style of the epigrams, the epigrammatic tradition.

The selections cover nearly a third of Martial's 1, or so epigrams, augmented by an introduction by historian Marc Kleijwegt and informative notes on literary allusion and wordplay by translator Susan McLean. Finalist, Literary Translation Award, PEN Center : University of Wisconsin Press.

This review relates to the volume, -Callimachus: Hymns, Epigrams, Select Fragments- Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Stanley Lombardo and Diane Rayor. The Johns Hopkins Univ.

Press. This volume contains a very good Introduction, 6 Hymns (to Zeus; Apollo; Artemis, Delos; the Bath of Pallas; Demeter);Cited by: 3. Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology by J. Mackail Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and click the bookmark icon that appears to the left of it.5/6.

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SELECT EPIGRAMS FROM THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY EDITED WITH A REVISED TEXT, TRANSLATION, AND NOTES. MACKAIL. Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford. PREPARER'S NOTE. This book was published in by Longmans, Green, and Co., London; and New York: 15 East 16th Street.

The epigrams in the book are given both in Greek and in 1/6. Ninety poems by Martial, the first-century a.d. epigrammatist, are presented, with commentary, in this edition. Selected on the basis of their thematic importance, these concise poems provide an unique opportunity to interpret a significantly neglected author/5.

Epigrams, Greek Greek poetry Translations into English Poetry Translations: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Greek anthology. English & Greek. Selections. Select epigrams from the Greek anthology. London ; New York: Longmans, Green, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J W Mackail.

The epigrams included in the selection are organised under various heads, e.g. Martial and poetry, sexual mores, satirical pieces. A very full introduction deals with such topics as the prejudices and predilections of his audience which conditioned Martial\'s choice of subject matter, Martial\'s language, the structure and style of the epigrams, the epigrammatic tradition and.

Selected on the basis of their thematic importance, these concise poems provide an unique opportunity to interpret a significantly neglected author. The book considers the sociocultural and historical matrix from which the epigrams sprang and the Roman love of personal invective which sustains and enlivens a major portion of Martial's : $ Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology by J.

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Greek Anthology English translation by W. Paton, arranged by poet rather than by book, at ; Select Epigrams from the Greek Anthology by J. Mackail, edited with excerpts in Greek (unicode) and a search engine; Plaintext of Vol.

1, Vol. 2, Vol. 3, Vol. 4, and Vol. 5 on Google Books. Epigrams by Women from the Greek Anthology from. Martial, who is known throughout the land for these witty little books of epigrams: to whom, wise reader, you keep giving, while he still feels, among the living, what few poets merit in their graves.

Book .Selected Epigrams Martial Translated with notes by Susan McLean Introduction by Marc Kleijwegt. Finalist, Literary Translation Award, PEN Center USA. Wisconsin Studies in Classics Matthew Roller, Laura McClure, and Mark Stansbury-O’Donnell, Series Editors “Write shorter epigrams” is your advice.

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