Epigrams from Martial

Epigrams from Martial: A Verse Translation (Hardback)

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Epigrams from Martial
Hardback
Purdue University Press
06/01/1969
222pp
6.00" x 9.00"
0911198164
9780911198164
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Book Description

Barriss Mills's verse translation puts the poems of Martial - who established wit, not mere brevity, as the hallmark of the epigram - into modern language, which makes them as humorous and perceptive today as they were in the first century after Christ.