[Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus


The Poems of Catullus

free download The Poems of Catullus review The Poems of Catullus Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB Surprising tenderness capture Roman society at their bestMost famous for his obsessive love lyrics for the married Lesbia Catullus’ words are an immortal expression of youth rebellion and agonised lo. Daisy Dunn has rendered Catullus remarkably readable and direct the vulgarity and the sublimity are rendered in plain language That said there seems to be a lot of interpretative work done in the translation and the original Latin is not presented for comparison While Oxford and Penguin editions tone down the direct and over profoundly dirty references for easier reading this sometimes renders things a bit too contemporary This also suffers from lack of contextual notes

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free download The Poems of Catullus review The Poems of Catullus Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB Written in the twilight of the Roman Republic the poetry of Gaius Valerius Catullus offers a delicious insight into the passions and gossip of high Roman societyFrom the poet and his friends to cultural. I hate and I love why do I so perhaps you askI do not know but I feel it and I am crucifiedYes I loved Catullus so much I read Daisy Dunn s translation in addition to Peter Whigham s I have no chill A bit like Catullus

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free download The Poems of Catullus review The Poems of Catullus Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB And political titans including Caesar Cicero and Pompey his cutting modern verse spares no one In this new translation by Daisy Dunn author of Catullus’ Bedspread his obscene honesty arrogant wit and. A modern interpretation of the poems of Catullus which is in part fun to read Very blunt very bitchy very arrogant and very over the top Some of the poems can be clearly understood by the ordinary reader however without detailed notes some of the poems might be a bit obscure A student might need a different translationedition Though In parts some of this sounded Beavis and Butt Head On reading an older translation of these works which has some similarities but is poetic than this newer translation fragments that were missing are here and this version is very vulgar If easily offended Don t read A good starter Hmm UnsureThe notes are short and lacking and some classical knowledge will get you through OK in parts lacking in others

  • Kindle Edition
  • 176
  • The Poems of Catullus
  • Catullus
  • English
  • 13 April 2019
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  1. says: [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus free download The Poems of Catullus

    [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus free download The Poems of Catullus I hate and I love why do I so perhaps you ask?I do not know but I feel it and I am crucifiedYes I loved Catullus so much I read Daisy Dunn's translation in addition to Peter Whigham's I have no chill A bit like

  2. says: [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus

    [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus A modern interpretation of the poems of Catullus which is in part fun to read Very blunt very bitchy very arrogant and very over the top Some of the poems can be clearly understood by the ordinary reader however

  3. says: [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus

    free download The Poems of Catullus Catullus Î 3 review [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus Daisy Dunn has rendered Catullus remarkably readable and direct the vulgarity and the sublimity are rendered in plain language That said there seems to be a lot of interpretative work done in the translation and the original Latin is not presented for comparison While Oxford and Penguin editions tone down the direct and over profoundly dirty references for easier reading this sometimes renders things a bit too contemporary This

  4. says: read è eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Catullus Catullus Î 3 review free download The Poems of Catullus

    free download The Poems of Catullus [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus Catullus Î 3 review I bought this on impulse in a bookstore restored from an Orthodox Church in Shanghai for what does one buy in a bookstore like this if not poetry?I’ve only known Catullus for #5 where he kisses Lesbia a thousand and hundred times again and losing count of their kisses like the marvellous song It’s Been a Long Long Time I’m intrigued by people like Catallus and Richard Feynman who seem to have experienc

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    read è eBook or Kindle ePUB Î Catullus Catullus Î 3 review [Pdf/E–book] The Poems of Catullus I love Catullus I'm a bit biased I know enough Latin to know the original decently well and this translation isn't really the best The introduction seemed to talk about Robert Frost and his relationship with Catullus than talk about Catullus himself I suppose this book has it's uses would make an interesting introduction to the poet

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