Commonly considered the greatest of Roman satirical poets, Juvenal is the author of sixteen satires of Roman society, notable for their pessimism and ironic humor. In this new translation of the Satires, Professor Rudd combines textual accuracy with colorful poetry, vividly conveying Juvenal's gift for evoking a wealth of imagery with a few economical phrases.
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- Binding: Paperback
- Brand: imusti
- Product Group: Book
- Product Type Name: ABIS_BOOK
- Manufacturer: Oxford University Press
- Edition: 1
- Publication Date: 2008-08-01
- ISBN: 0199540667
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Studio: Oxford University Press
- Number Of Pages: 304
- Price: $11.95