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A Tibullus Reader: Seven Selected Elegies

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A Tibullus Reader: Seven Selected Elegies
Author: Paul Allen Miller
Product Code: 7249
ISBN: 978-0-86516-724-7
Pages: 132
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $19.00

Albius Tibullus, considered along with Ovid and Propertius one of the canonical elegists of the Augustan period, was in antiquity deemed the most accomplished of the three. Quintilian sums it up nicely: “In my opinion Tibullus is a very elegant and concise author. There are those who prefer Propertius.” Modern critics, however, have not always been as favorable. The dreamlike quality of Tibullus’s text is sometimes cited as evidence that his poems are smooth or soft, and lacking formal integrity. Paul Allen Miller argues instead for seeing them as a complex tissue of related, interwoven, and sometimes contradictory themes. Miller’s commentary, informed by modern scholarship, accepts the challenge of elucidating the often complex logic of the selected poems.

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An Apuleius Reader: Selections from the Metamorphoses

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An Apuleius Reader: Selections from the Metamorphoses
Author: Ellen Finkelpearl
Product Code: 7141
ISBN: 978-0-86516-714-8
Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
Pages: 198
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $19.00

Read less than it deserves at the undergraduate level, Apuleius' Metamorphoses tells the story of Lucius the ass-man and his encounters with sex, magic, robbers, storytellers, slaves, and finally the Goddess. From the cruel mockery of the Festival of Laughter to the sweet tale of Cupid and Psyche, from adventures that question human-animal boundaries to the profoundly spiritual conclusion, Apuleius constantly mingles the serious and comic, the bizarre and surreal with the quotidian details of ancient life.

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An Ovid Reader : Selections from Seven Works

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An Ovid Reader : Selections from Seven Works
Author: Carole E. Newlands
Product Code: 7223
ISBN: 978-0-86516-722-3
Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Inc.
Pages: 224
Product Format: Paperback
Price:  $19.00

Ovid’s poetry, once regarded as superficial in comparison to that of other Augustan poets, is now hailed for its artistry, its mastery at storytelling, and the profound influence it has had on literature and art from the poet’s own time to the present day.

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Latin Picture Dictionary for Everyone Teacher's Guide

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Latin Picture Dictionary for Everyone Teacher's Guide
Product Code: 8555
ISBN: 978-0-86516-855-8
Product Format: Paperback / softback
Price:  $19.00

This text provides busy teachers with resources to facilitate the incorporation of active Latin in their classrooms.

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Lectiones Memorabiles Volume IV Selections from Horace, Livy, Martial, Sallust, and Vergil

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Lectiones Memorabiles Volume IV Selections from Horace, Livy, Martial, Sallust, and Vergil
By author: Mary Jaeger
Product Code: 8598
ISBN: 978-0-86516-859-6
Publisher: Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers
Product Format: Paperback / softback
Price:  $29.00

This reader contains the prescribed passages for the Social Criticism and Villains portions of the IB Latin syllabus with examinations in 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022. Same- and facing-page notes provide historical background, cultural context, and grammatical assistance. Introductions to each selection orient students to significant themes and events. The reader includes introductions to each author, appendices on meter and on literary terms, and a historical timeline. The prescribed passages for Vergil, History, and Love Poetry can be found in Lectiones Memorabiles: Volume III.

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